Assistant Professor of Finance

University of Kansas
Kansas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Nov 24, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Title

Assistant Professor of Finance



Primary Campus

University of Kansas Lawrence Campus

Job Description

40% - Teach a combination of required and elective finance courses at the undergraduate, masters, and/or Ph.D. level.

40% - Conduct and publish research in a quantity and quality commensurate with the University of Kansas's status as a Carnegie I research university.

20% - Perform service for the School, University, and academic profession and interact effectively with students, faculty, and the business community.

Req ID(Ex: 10567BR)



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Contact Information to Applicants

MarSue Mackey,

Position Number


Required Qualifications

  • A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in finance or anticipated completion of doctorate by August 18, 2021.
  • A proven record or demonstrated high potential in research and publications.
  • A clear ability (or high potential) to teach effectively at undergraduate, masters, and/or Ph.D. levels.

  • Employee Class


    Advertised Salary Range

    commensurate with experience



    Position Overview

    The School of Business at the University of Kansas is searching for an Assistant Professor in Finance for the 2021-2022 academic year. Strong candidates will demonstrate expertise in two or more of the following areas: corporate finance, financial institutions, international finance, investments, or risk management. This is a full-time, tenure-track position beginning August 18, 2021.

    The University of Kansas, School of Business has been educating students and creating business leaders since 1924. In May 2016, the school moved into the $70.5 million, 166,500-square-foot Capitol Federal Hall . The main campus is located in Lawrence, Kansas, 45 minutes west of Kansas City. For information about the University of Kansas, School of Business and living in Lawrence, see and .

    In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the university actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education.

    The successful candidate must have appropriate US work authorization prior to the start of employment.



    Application Review Begins


    Anticipated Start Date


    Additional Candidate Instruction

    To be considered, candidates must submit an online application. A complete application will include a: (1) letter of application describing experience and accomplishments, (2) record of productivity in teaching, research and service as noted in CV, (3) research statement and supplemental materials, (e.g., publications), (4) teaching statement and supplemental materials (e.g., teaching portfolio, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations), and (5) three letters of professional reference. Letters of reference should be sent to after completion of the online application.

    Review of applications begins on December 29, 2020, and will continue as needed until a pool of qualified applicants has been identified.

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