Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Finance at the University of Miami’s School of Business Administration is seeking a candidate for a faculty position starting in August 2019. This is a non-tenure track position with a five-year renewable contract. Depending upon the qualifications, the initial appointment will be as Assistant/Associate Professor of Professional Practice.

A PhD in Finance or related field is required. An ideal applicant would have an outstanding teaching record and some research output. Top-tier publications are a plus. We seek candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and strengthen our existing departmental strengths. Responsibilities include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Teaching load is typically six courses per academic year. Service activities within the department and/or the School are also expected. Salary and research funding are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure

For consideration, please apply to UM Careers website: (Position # R100031396) and should include the following: a curriculum vitae, up to three representative publications, information about teaching experience and evaluations, and names of three references. Candidates are urged to submit all required material as soon as possible. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About the Organization

The Miami Business School is a comprehensive business school, offering undergraduate business, full-time MBA, Executive MBA, MS, PhD and non-degree executive education programs. It is one of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Miami, which is located in residential Coral Gables, Florida. The University is part of a major hub of international trade and commerce, and acclaimed for its global orientation and the diversity of its faculty, students, and curriculum.

The Department of Finance faculty are actively engaged in research, and in recent years, members of our department have published their research in a wide variety of journals, including the American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, and Management Science. Department members are also active in the editorial process of numerous journals, and have served as Associate Editors of various journals and as Editor of Financial Management. The department maintains an active seminar series and an internal brown bag series, and hosts the annual Miami Behavioral Finance Conference. In addition, the department hosted the 2013 SFS Finance Cavalcade organized by the Society for Financial Studies. We have a growing PhD program in Finance and an innovative Master of Science in Finance program.

Additional Information

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. For additional information, visit

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Job ID

ID: J5081