Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The John B. and Lillian E. Neff Department of Finance at The University of Toledo invites applications for two positions of one-year Visiting Assistant Professor, beginning August, 2019.

Candidates must be an AACSB scholarly academic with an ability to teach undergraduate and graduate finance courses. Applicant screening will begin in May 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates who received their Ph.D five or more years earlier must have published at least two quality refereed journal articles in finance or a related area in the past five years. ABDs expecting to complete their Ph.D by August, 2019 are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant must have a Ph.D from an AACSB-accredited institution. Previous teaching experience at the collegiate level is preferred.

Student centeredness and excellent teaching skills are required. Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must apply at in order to be considered for the position. A complete application packet must include: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching, contact information for three references, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and any other supporting documents. Original transcripts will be required of the finalists but are not required for application. Questions should be submitted to Dr. Kainan Wang, Chair of the Search Committee, Email:

About the Organization

The University of Toledo is a student-centered, public metropolitan research university with 20,500 students and picturesque campuses recognized nationally for their beauty.

The University of Toledo is one of 14 state universities in Ohio. We were established in 1872 and became a member of the state university system in 1967. The University of Toledo and the Medical University of Ohio merged July 2006 to form the third-largest public university operating budget in the state. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.

The College of Business and Innovation at the University of Toledo was established in 1930 and is currently the largest professional college on campus. It is also one of only 5 percent of business colleges around the world to receive accreditation from The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). We take great pride in our student-friendly atmosphere and our state-of-the-art technology. The college currently houses four 24-hour computer labs, including a virtual lab where students can work with laptops outside the confines of a laboratory. All classrooms are multi-mediated and equipped with the latest wireless technology. In addition, the College of Business houses the John B. and Lillian E. Neff Trading Room which offers students access to financial data from around the globe in a real-world environment.

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Job ID

ID: J5091