The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a major urban university, committed to academic excellence, located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin. The campus is in a pleasant residential neighborhood on Milwaukee’s northeast side, only a few blocks from Lake Michigan. UW-Milwaukee is one of the two “doctoral cluster” campuses in the 13-campus University of Wisconsin System, with a student enrollment of approximately 29,000. The newly-dedicated Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business is accredited by the AACSB at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It offers BBA , MBA , Executive MBA , MS and Ph.D. degree programs. The state-of-the-art David O. Nicholas Investment Lab is a centerpiece of the School’s graduate certificate in investment management. A total of 74 full-time faculty members bring an impressive range of expertise to the School, with doctorates and advanced training from some of the country’s leading universities. Additional information is available at our Web site: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Business/.
Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications from an outstanding scholar for the Chaired position of Sheldon B. Lubar Professor. The Chaired professor’s primary responsibility 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. As faculty, additional duties include guiding doctoral students and potentially lending advice to the newly established investment management program.
The qualified candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Finance or Economics. This candidate will possess an outstanding research record in finance and will further show evidence of teaching excellence.
Preference will be given to candidates who are recognized nationally and internationally for leadership in research, and have a wealth of experience in a specialty in the Finance field and in building relationships with the business community.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must apply online at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/4126. All applicant materials (cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample of representative research and three letters of reference) may be attached to the online application. Additional materials may be emailed/sent to:
Ms. Chee Pluster
3202 N. Maryland Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
PLEASE include applicant name.