Accounting, Finance, & Information Systems
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The School of Business at Eastern Kentucky University, an AACSB accredited school, has an opening for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in Finance beginning August 2013. The primary responsibilities for the candidate will be teaching undergraduate courses in area of Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Investments, and Quantitative Methods to a diverse range of students. Excellence in, and a commitment to, teaching are essential. Other duties may include committee assignments, student recruitment, academic advising, course and program development, assessments related to AACSB accreditation and appropriate service and scholarship activities (appropriate for AACSB academic qualification).
Dr. Ed Duett, Search Committee Chair
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Minimum Educational Qualifications:
An earned doctorate (Ph.D. or D.B.A.) in Finance from an AACSB accredited program is required. Candidates who are 'ABD' and are no more than 12 months from completing their doctorate will be considered at the rank of Instructor. An ABD candidate who is hired as an Instructor will receive an automatic promotion to Assistant Professor with a salary adjustment upon completion of the doctorate. Salary will be competitive.
Minimum Experience Qualifications:
Ph.D. in Finance from an AACSB accredited institution is required prior to appointment. ABD's with a strong likelihood of Ph.D. completion within one year of appointment will also be considered (at the rank of instructor), but preference will be given to those candidates with a completed Ph.D.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Official copies of transcripts are required for hire. (Unofficial copies of transcripts are acceptable for initial review and can be attached to online application). Please attempt to attach a copy of your transcripts to this requisition in the space provided during the application process. If you cannot attach your transcripts, please mail them to: Dr. Ed Duett Eastern Kentucky University BTC 108 521 Lancaster, Ave Richmond, KY 40475
Documents you may attach when applying for this position:
Copies of Unofficial Transcripts
Documents you must attach when applying for this position:
Cover Letter Vita Contact Information for at least 3 Professional References
Eastern Kentucky University is a four-year public comprehensive university offering 168 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 16,000 students. EKU is conveniently located in Richmond, Kentucky, 20 minutes south of Lexington, in the heart of the Bluegrass State. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check and educational credential verification.
Eastern Kentucky University is an EEO/AA institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity. For more information, please visit our Equal Opportunity Office .
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