The Department of Finance at West Virginia University located in Morgantown, WV seeks to fill one tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor position beginning in Fall 2020. Preference is for a newly tenured/promoted Associate Professor or a senior Assistant Professor, but all applicants will be considered.
JOB DESCRIPTION: The successful candidate will be expected to teach at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral level, be able to serve on doctoral dissertation committees, and exhibit a strong potential to publish their research in high-quality outlets. Other responsibilities include service related functions to the department, college, and university.
F ounded in 1867, West Virginia University is the state's primary land-grant comprehensive institution. WVU is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The College of Business and Economics is AACSB accredited and offers undergraduate majors in: Accounting, Economics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Finance, General Business, Global Supply Chain Management, Hospitality and Tourism, Management, Management Info Systems and Marketing. Master's degrees in: Business Administration, Business Data Analytics, Finance, Industrial Relations, Economics, Forensic and Fraud Examination, Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination Graduate Certificate, and Professional Accountancy. The College also has Ph.D. programs in Economics and in Business Administration, with concentrations in Accounting, Finance, Management and Marketing. Information about the College is available at http://business.wvu.edu .
Applications should be accompanied by a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation from professional references. Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin October 10, 2019. It is University policy to perform a background check on the candidate who is selected for the position.
To apply, please visit http://careers.wvu.edu , navigate to the position title listed above, and upload the requested information. For specific questions, contact Dr. Naomi Boyd, Chair and Fred T. Tattersall Chair of Finance, Department of Finance at firstname.lastname@example.org or 304-293-7891.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.