Assistant Clinical Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Finance and Economics seeks to fill one non-tenure-track faculty position in the field of Finance. Preference will be given to candidates who can start January 1, 2022, but candidates who cannot start until August 2022 are encouraged to apply.

The Assistant Clinical Professor of Finance (Job #502835) is a full-time (9-month), non-tenure-track faculty position which requires a Ph.D. in Finance. ABD applicants must be able to give strong assurance of completing the Ph.D. degree prior to starting the position. Applicants must demonstrate teaching experience at the undergraduate level, demonstrate past success or potential to engage in scholarship required to maintain teaching status, and possess effective written and oral communication skills. Preference will be given to those applicants with the ability to teach graduate level courses in the MBA program, experience teaching online courses, as well as those with professional credentials (CFA, CFP, CTP, Series 6, Series, 7, etc.).

Applicants must apply online and complete the Personal Data Information Form at The online application process requires a cover letter, curriculum vitae with names and contact information for at least three references, and sample teaching evaluations/portfolios (submit as other document). Three letters of reference may be emailed to Ms. Teresa Howell at

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but preference will be given to applications received by September 15, 2021. Please note that electronic applications via e-mail and paper applications through the mail will not be considered.

About the Organization

Established in 1878, Mississippi State University is a comprehensive, Land Grant university designated as a Doctoral/Research Extensive institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. With an enrollment of over 22,000 full-time students, Mississippi State is the largest institution of higher learning in Mississippi. Established in 1915, the College of Business has an enrollment of over 3,000 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students and is fully accredited by AACSB.

The Department of Finance and Economics is responsible for instruction leading to Bachelor of Business Administration degrees (B.B.A) with majors in Business Economics and Finance as well as the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with a major in Economics for the College of Arts & Sciences. The Department also sponsors minors in Business Economics, Finance, Risk Management and Insurance, and Real Estate Finance. The Department also offers a Ph.D. in Finance.

Additional Information

Additional information about the University, College, and Department is provided through the university's official website: MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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Job ID

ID: J9056