Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification


The Department of Finance at the Leavey School of Business seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Finance to start in the Fall of 2022.

Basic Qualifications:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. completed or near completion in Finance, Economics or a related field by September 1, 2022. Candidates must have a demonstrated ability to publish their research in high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarly journals and also have demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate level.

Preferred Qualifications:

The Department of Finance is seeking candidates in all areas of Finance, with preference for those with advanced econometric/data analytics skills.

Responsibilities include:
1. Maintaining a program of research leading to publications in high-quality journals
2. Teaching graduate and/or undergraduate courses in finance and fulfilling the responsibilities associated with those courses.
3. Providing suitable service to the Department, University, profession, and/or community.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should fill out an application and submit via https://wd1.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/scu/scu/job/Santa-Clara-CA/Tenure-Track-Assistant-Professor-of-Finance_R1818-1 the following documents plus contact information for three professional references:
(1) a letter clearly stating the applicant’s interest in Santa Clara University,
(2) a vita,
(3) a statement of research and teaching interests,
(4) examples of peer-reviewed scholarship,
(5) evidence of undergraduate and/or graduate teaching effectiveness
(6) contact information (name, email and phone numbers) for 3 references to be contacted at the appropriate time.

Please note that once you submit your materials you will no longer be able to access your application; all updated material will have to be submitted to finance@scu.edu.

Questions about this position may be directed to finance@scu.edu.

About the Organization

Santa Clara University is a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California’s Silicon Valley, offering its 8,800 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master’s, Ph.D., and law degrees.

Santa Clara University requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This mandate allows for limited exemptions.

Santa Clara University does not sponsor work visas for staff positions. If hired, individuals must independently provide proof of their eligibility to work in the United States.

Santa Clara University offers a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees with programs and resources designed to promote and sustain personal health care, well-being, and the financial objectives of our employees and families. Visit our benefits page for more information.

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Job ID

ID: J9686