Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business
Tenure-Track Position in Finance

The Area of Finance invites applications for a tenure-track position starting in the fall of 2013. Our preference is for an Assistant Professor. Area of interest is open. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. We plan to interview at the FMA and possibly the AFA meetings.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in finance or related discipline. Applicants must demonstrate the capacity for research productivity and quality teaching. The candidate will be expected to contribute in terms of service and is encouraged to obtain external funding. The Area of Finance provides doctoral, master, and undergraduate programs and a successful candidate will be expected to contribute to all programs.
ABOUT THE AREA OF FINANCE: The Area of Finance is one of six academic units in the AACSB accredited Rawls College of Business Administration. The Area has twelve tenure-track faculty servicing undergraduate, MBA, MS, and PhD programs in finance. The area and college subscribe to all major databases (with access through WRDS) and provide an outstanding technology and computing environment. Current faculty members have recent publications in many of the leading journals including: Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Ananlysis, Financial Management, and Journal of Banking and Finance. Additional information about the Area can be found at http://finance.ba.ttu.edu

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Texas Tech University, classified as Carnegie Doctoral/Research University Extensive, enrolls approximately 30,000 students in twelve colleges/schools, including Law and Medicine, in Lubbock. Further information about the Rawls College and Texas Tech University can be found at http://www.rawlsbusiness.ba.ttu.edu and http://www.ttu.edu

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please send application cover letter and curriculum vita to:

Drew Winters
Rawls College of Business
Area of Finance
MS 2101
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX 79409-2101

or email to drew.winters@ttu.edu

Texas Tech is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, and veterans, and we consider the needs of dual career couples.

Posted 9/17/12