The College of Business at Ohio University invites applications for one tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor of Finance. Appointment begins August 2018. Applicants must be ABD at the time of application and must have an earned doctorate in Finance or equivalent degree in finance, or a related field, from an AACSB or equivalent accredited institution by the start date. We welcome candidates with evidence of solid research potential and effectiveness in teaching.
The Finance Department offers excellent research resources and support in addition to a variety of teaching opportunities. Ohio University has WRDS access to CRSP, Compustat, OptionMetrics, and Execucomp as well as access to SDC M&A, Thomson Reuters Analyst Reports, Bloomberg, Factset, and Morningstar. Our faculty has published in Financial Analysts Journal, Financial Management, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Finance, and Review of Asset Pricing Studies. New hires will receive travel support for academic conferences as well as summer research support. The teaching load for Assistant Professors is 2/2 for the first two years and 2/3 in following years. The average class size is 35.
As an AACSB accredited school, the College of Business at Ohio University takes pride in the ongoing success of our problem-based curriculum, our innovative student-centered faculty, and our outstanding relationships with employers and alumni. The undergraduate business curriculum emphasizes applied learning and student engagement. Students gain hands-on experience in investing in equities, fixed income securities, and derivatives in our three student managed funds. Our graduates' job placement rate is 93% within three months of graduation. We offer a highly collegial atmosphere and strong support services for both students and faculty.
Established in 1804, Ohio University's main campus in Athens, Ohio provides a classic residential learning environment that attracts high quality students. Athens is a college town of over 20,000 students with a family-friendly, culturally rich community. Located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, our picturesque campus is surrounded by a scenic state park and national parks and is just 75 miles southeast of Columbus, Ohio.
Applications should be submitted electronically at ohiouniversityjobs.com. Please address any questions to Dr. Andy Fodor, Department Chair (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews will take place at the FMA 2017 annual meeting in Boston. However, attendance at the annual meeting is not required for full consideration.
Diversity is a core value of the College of Business at Ohio University. We believe that the educational environment is enriched when diverse groups of people with diverse ideas come together to learn.
Ohio University reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time.
Applicants must be ABD at the time of application and must have an earned doctorate in Finance or equivalent degree in finance, or a related field, from an AACSB or equivalent accredited institution by the start date.
Evidence of solid research potential and effectiveness in teaching.
Planning Unit: College of Business
Department: Finance, College of Business
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Andy Fodor, Department Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Commensurate with experience and based on AACSB guidelines for a public accredited institution. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes health benefits and education benefits for employees and eligible dependents.
Ohio University is home to one of the nation’s friendliest and most picturesque campuses. But more importantly, it’s where you can become part of a two-century tradition of excellence and embark upon a rewarding career that will make a real difference. From teaching and research to admissions, facilities maintenance, and residence life, our faculty and staff propel Ohio University’s mission of hel...ping students become their best selves. OHIO offers competitive compensation and outstanding benefits. For a complete list of employment opportunities, please visit www.ohiouniversityjobs.com.
Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity affirmative action institution. For more information about Ohio University’s policies prohibiting discrimination and harassment, visit www.ohio.edu/equity.