University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business
Sheldon B. Lubar Professorship in Finance

The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications from outstanding scholars for the Sheldon B. Lubar Professorship in Finance.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The qualified candidate will hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Finance or related field. This candidate will possess an outstanding research record in Finance or in related subject matter and will further show evidence of teaching excellence. Preference will be given to candidates who are nationally and internationally recognized for leadership in U.S. and global capital markets research and who are experienced in building relationships with the business community. The primary responsibility in this position will be to provide outstanding research and teaching leadership in the School as well as to cultivate and maintain effective linkages to the business community.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a Doctoral/Research extensive university, is Wisconsin's premier public urban university, and offers a comprehensive liberal arts and professional education at the undergraduate and graduate level. UWM takes pride in being a student-centered institution that is deeply committed to academic excellence and diversity in its student body, faculty, and staff. UWM's 93-acre campus is located on Milwaukee's Upper East Side, one of the city's most attractive residential areas and a few blocks from Lake Michigan. Campus enrollment is approximately 29,000 students. The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business is accredited by the AACSB offering BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS, and Ph.D. degree programs. Additional information is available at our Web site:

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: All applicants wishing consideration MUST apply online at

Applicants should include in their online application: a cover letter, curriculum vitae and sample papers. As part of a commitment to increasing the diversity of its faculty, the Lubar School of Business is particularly interested in receiving applications from underrepresented groups. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an AA/EEO employer. For the UWM Campus Security Report see All finalists for this position must undergo a criminal records review consistent with the WI Fair Employment Act.

Questions or further information should be addressed to the Chair of the Search & Screen Committee - Professor Valeriy Sibilkov. For additional information, please contact Professor Sibilkov at (414) 229-4369 or

Posted 10/29/12