Assistant or Associate Professor in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Isenberg School of Management
Assistant or Associate Professor in Finance

The Finance Department at Isenberg School of Management, UMass Amherst invites applications for one tenure-track position. This appointment is expected to begin on September 1, 2022.
The position opening is for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance. Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in Finance and/or Economics preferably from an AACSB accredited institution (must be obtained by September 1, 2022). A high level of scholarship or the potential to establish a strong scholarly record is a must. Candidates are expected to conduct scholarly financial economics related research, being relied on to contribute to our departmental efforts in the area of financial economics. We welcome applicants with a variety of research interests, but those with demonstrated potential for high-quality related research or an established research record in top tier finance journals are preferred. In addition, the department values experiential learning and student engagement; thus, candidates must also provide evidence of / potential for, excellence in teaching, in person as well as on-line, at the undergraduate and graduate level. The ability to mentor junior faculty is required for the associate tenure-track appointment. Willingness and/or experience working with doctoral students is a plus.

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The priority deadline for applications is October 8, 2021 but applications will be accepted until position is filled.

UMass Amherst is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer

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