Endowed Chair Full Professor - Finance
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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
20% Perform service for the School, University, and academic
profession and interact effectively with students, faculty, and the
Req ID(Ex: 10567BR)
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Contact Information to Applicants
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- A Ph.D. in finance or a closely related field.
- An established record of teaching excellence in Finance.
- A sustained record of excellent scholarship as shown through
publications that have enabled the candidate to be successfully
promoted to Full Professor at a research-oriented university of a
similar or higher research profile as the University of
Advertised Salary Range
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience
The School of Business at the University of Kansas is searching for
an Endowed Chair in Finance to start in the 2023-24 academic year.
The search is open at the Full Professor level. Candidates with
expertise in two or more of the following areas are encouraged to
apply: corporate finance, financial institutions, international
finance, investments, or risk management. This is a full-time,
tenure-track position beginning August 18, 2023.
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 http://business.ku.edu/
At the University of Kansas, diversity, equity, inclusion, and
belonging are an important part of our culture and university
strategic plan. Applications from members of underrepresented
groups are encouraged, noting the value that differences bring to
our organization, students, staff, faculty, and community. The
successful candidate must be eligible to work in the U.S. by the
effective date of the appointment.
Application Review Begins
Anticipated Start Date
Additional Candidate Instruction
To be considered, candidates must submit an online application. A
complete application will include:
In addition to the materials above, learning about each
applicant’s contribution and engagement in areas of diversity is an
important part of KU’s mission. As a result, applicants will be
presented the following question at the time of application:
- Letter of application describing experience and
- Record of productivity in teaching, research and service as
noted in CV,
- Sample of research (e.g., publications), and
- Teaching statement and supplemental materials (e.g., teaching
portfolio, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations).
- Contact information for three professional references.
Letters of recommendation will be requested from selected
applicants as the search process moves beyond the initial screening
round. First review of applications will begin on October 14, 2022
and will continue until the position has been filled.
- Describe your experiences working with people from diverse
backgrounds and explain how those experiences reflect your
commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion.