Assistant Professor - Finance

Job Description & Qualification

Finance – Assistant Professor

To enrich education through diversity, The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff, and strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.

The School of Business announces an opportunity to apply for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Finance, to begin Fall 2022.

The successful candidate will be responsible for effective teaching, research, service, and advising. Specific responsibilities will include:

Primarily teaching Investments and other finance courses at introductory and advanced levels;
Secondarily, based upon experience or interest, teaching Financial Planning, Wealth Management and/or Insurance, with work towards a professional finance certification a plus;
Conducting scholarly research that leads to publication in peer-reviewed journals;
Integrating technology into teaching and research such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Excel, R, Python, and/or Tableau; and
Contributing service to the college community.

Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. in Finance from an AACSB-international accredited (or equivalent) institution. ABDs will be considered only if the degree will be completed prior to the time of employment.

About TCNJ

Founded in 1855, TCNJ is a highly selective institution that has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence. Emphasizing a residential experience for its 6,790 undergraduates, TCNJ is one of Barron’s 75 “Most Competitive” American colleges, and U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 public institution of its kind in the northern region of the country. The College also offers focused graduate programs in nursing, business, education and English. A strong liberal arts core forms the foundation for programs offered through TCNJ’s seven schools—Arts & Communication; Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Education; Science; Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science; and Engineering. TCNJ faculty members are teacher-scholars who share a commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by train, of NYC and Philadelphia. The College’s campus is set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known for its natural beauty. TCNJ has 39 major buildings, including the 4th-best college library in the nation, according to the Princeton Review. The School of Business offers an AACSB accredited undergraduate business program to over 1,300 students, with a new MBA program launched in Fall 2019. For more information, visit our website at:

Contact Information

Please submit a vita, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of quality teaching, graduate transcripts, sample of recent writings, and names of 3 references through the TCNJ Employment website.

Please apply to the following link:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. TCNJ values a diverse and inclusive community and welcomes applicants who wish to be part of our academic mission. Final offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of background and reference checks.

Application Procedure

Please submit a vita, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of quality teaching, graduate transcripts, sample of recent writings, and names of 3 references through the TCNJ Employment website.

About the Organization

The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) is a highly selective institution that is consistently recognized as one of the top comprehensive colleges in the nation. Founded in 1855 as the New Jersey State Normal School, TCNJ maintains the seventh highest four-year graduation rate among all public colleges and universities. It is ranked by Money as one of the top 15 public colleges “most likely to pay off financially,” and U.S. News & World Report rates it the No. 1 public institution among regional universities in the northeast.

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Job ID

ID: J9311