Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), School of Business, Worcester, Massachusetts
Faculty Position in Finance

The School of Business at Worcester Polytechnic Institute invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-track position in Finance.

ABOUT WPI: WPI is a selective private university with an innovative curriculum centered on engineering, science, technology, and business, with over 3,800 undergraduates and over 1,500 graduate students. WPI enjoys close working relationships with many corporations, due in part to its project-enriched curriculum that engages students and faculty in real-world problem solving, often at corporate or international sites -- including a Wall Street Project Center that operates in New York City and London. In 2012, Business Week ranked the WPI School of Business among the top ten part-time MBA programs in the US, and the WPI undergraduate program among the top ten returns on investment. U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks WPI among the top national universities.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: A track record of research and publishing in high quality journals and a commitment to continue researching at a high level of productivity; excellence in teaching in undergraduate and graduate programs, and in supervising undergraduate and graduate student projects; an ability to secure external funding and develop relationships with the business community; and service to the School of Business and to WPI are fundamental criteria for successful performance in the position. Related business and teaching education and distance learning experience is desirable. Applicants should have a Ph.D or DBA in Finance or another appropriate field, completed no later than August 2013.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send application information (curriculum vitae, cover letter and references) electronically to: https://wpi.peopleadmin.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1347483405171

Chair, Search Committee
School of Business
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280

Posted 9/17/12