The Department of Finance at the University of Miami's School of Business Administration is seeking candidates for two faculty positions starting in August 2016 (subject to budget approval). One position is a non-tenure track position with a five-year renewable contract. Depending upon the qualifications, the initial appointment will be as Assistant/Associate Professor of Professional Practice or Research Assistant/Associate Professor. The second position is a tenure-track faculty position. All ranks (assistant, associate, or full) and all specialties will be considered.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: A PhD is required in Finance or related field. Candidates must have a strong commitment to research and teaching. The normal teaching load for the tenure-track position is three courses per year and the professional practice/research professor position has a teaching load of six courses per year. Salary and research funding are competitive.
ABOUT THE FINANCE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Finance faculty are actively engaged in research, and in recent years, members of our department have published their research in a wide variety of journals, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Political Economy, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting Review, and Management Science. Department members are also active in the editorial process of numerous journals, and have served as Associate Editors of various journals and as the Editor of Financial Management. The department maintains an active seminar series and an internal brown bag series, and hosts the annual Miami Behavioral Finance Conference. In addition, the department hosted the 2013 SFS Finance Cavalcade organized by the Society for Financial Studies. We have a new but growing PhD program in Finance and we have recently established a new Neuro-finance laboratory to encourage research in the area of Neuro-finance.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: The University of Miami School of Business Administration is a comprehensive business school, offering undergraduate business, full-time MBA, Executive MBA, MS, PhD and non-degree executive education programs. It is one of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Miami, which is located in residential Coral Gables. The University is part of a major hub of international trade and commerce, and acclaimed for its global orientation and the diversity of its faculty, students and curriculum.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are accepted on our recruitment website at the following link: http://bus.miami.edu/umfinance/recruit/index.html. Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received. Applicants are encouraged to submit their application by December 11, 2015.
The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and a drug-free/smoke-free workplace.