The University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Department of Finance
Faculty Position in Finance

The Department of Finance in the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia is seeking one qualified individual for a full-time faculty position at the Assistant level. The position is tenure-track and will be available August 2013. Salary is competitive and dependent upon qualifications. The position is contingent upon funding. We will be interviewing at the AFA meetings.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: All candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in finance or a related discipline (ABD is acceptable if degree requirements are met no later than January 1, 2014.) Candidates must have a demonstrated interest in pursuing research and teaching in the field of finance and have evidence of activity in both areas. A successful candidate must be able to teach at the undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. levels.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The application deadline is January 15, 2013 or until position is filled. Candidates should submit proper documentation and solicit three to five letters of recommendation. The application materials must be submitted electronically at ( Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Reviews of applications will begin in December and continue until the position has been filled.

Applications will need to include the following documents in PDF format (please follow instructions on the application)

a) Cover letter
b) Full curriculum vitae
c) At least one working paper
d) A brief statement of current and future research interests, evidence of excellence in teaching (optional)
e) Three to five letters of recommendation

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia, approximately sixty miles northeast of Atlanta, Georgia. It is within a half days driving distance from the North Georgia Mountains as well as the Atlantic coast to the east. Athens enjoys a mild climate and yet still sees all the benefits of the changing seasons. It is well-known for its vibrant music scene and is known best as the hometown of the famous rock bands R.E.M. and the B-52's.

The University of Georgia is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.

Posted 10/23/12