Instructional Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance/Real Estate

Job Description & Qualification

The School of Business Administration at The University of Mississippi invites applications for a permanent non-tenure track instructional faculty position in Finance to teach online and traditional courses in corporate finance and real estate. The latest start date is August 15, 2019, but can be as early as May 15, 2019, to allow time to prepare classes for the fall semester.

Duties: Teach one live and one online section of Essentials of Finance per fall and spring semesters using the live class to create lecture-captured content for the online section of the same course; create and deliver a fully online Principles of Real Estate course which can be taught in a live setting in the 2019 Fall semester to allow time to develop the online course for initial delivery in the 2020 Spring semester and thereafter; teach other undergraduate courses in finance or real estate as assigned; engage in research sufficient to produce at least two publications in refereed journals in a 5-year rolling period (may be co-authored); perform duties assigned by the Dean and department Chair. The normal teaching load for this position is 4/3 (12 credit hours in one semester and 9 credit hours in the other, Fall and Spring) with the option to teach summer courses for additional pay subject to course and funding availability.

Required Qualifications: To be considered for this position, the applicant must have an earned doctorate degree (or hold ABD status with expected degree completion prior to August, 2019) from an AACSB accredited Finance or Real Estate program with experience in traditional classroom and online course creation and delivery. Candidates must possess a record of effective teaching. No candidate will be considered who does not meet the departmental AACSB standards for Scholarly Academics (SA) at the undergraduate level (at least two publications in refereed journals in a 5-year rolling period).

Application Procedure

Apply online (only) at https://careers.olemiss.edu. Applications cannot be accepted in any other format. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and evidence of effective teaching. At least three references will be required from candidates invited to campus.

About the Organization

The University of Mississippi is situated in Oxford, MS, an exceptionally livable city (www.oxfordms.com/) featuring all that is best about living in the South. Oxford is a one-hour drive south of Memphis, TN, and is known as the home of Nobel Prize winning author William Faulkner. Oxford has also been featured as a literary and arts destination in such publications as The New York Times, Southern Living, Condé Nast Traveler, and GQ. Among other cultural activities, annual events include the Oxford Film Festival, a thriving local music scene, and the Ford Center Performing Arts Series. The University of Mississippi has been named in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” list for the last 10 consecutive years out of the list’s 11-year history.

Salary for this position is competitive while the cost of living in Oxford is particularly low (e.g., approximately 40% lower than the Washington, DC area). Applications will be considered immediately. The position will be open until filled or until an adequate applicant pool is achieved.
Apply online (only) at https://careers.olemiss.edu. Applications cannot be accepted in any other format. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and evidence of effective teaching. At least three references will be required from candidates invited to campus. For additional information, contact Dr. Robert Van Ness, 253 Holman Hall, School of Business Administration, PO Box 1848, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848 (rvanness@olemiss.edu).

For Additional Questions

rvanness@bus.olemiss.edu

Job ID

ID: J5032