Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, invites applicants for the position of Assistant Professor of Finance in the Business Administration Department. This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position starting August 15, 2023.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Teaching: Teach 24 credit hours (typically six courses) per year. Summer and winter term teaching opportunities available but not required. Service: Advise students, assist with recruitment of qualified students, and perform committee assignments. Scholarship: The successful candidate will develop and maintain a program of scholarship in their area of expertise. Candidates are encouraged to engage students in external competitions and possibly research.
QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications include a graduate degree in finance or business. Serious consideration will be placed on an emphasis in financial management coupled with corporate experience. Applicants should be able to demonstrate successful implementation of financial initiatives in their professional work accomplishments.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: As an inclusive educational community that embraces its namesake’s integration of faith and reason, Aquinas College esteems the Dominican philosophy of education rooted in the pillars of Prayer, Study, Community and Service. Candidates must be willing to support the mission and pillars of Aquinas College.
Please note that Aquinas College does not sponsor this position for immigration/US work authorization.
To apply, email the following to HR@aquinas.edu:
Letters of recommendation from at least three professional references.
You will also be required to submit an employment application (will be emailed to you). Additional application materials may be requested by the search committee, including a statement of mission alignment, teaching philosophy, and transcripts.
For questions about the program or the position, please contact Mark O’Toole, Chair of the Search Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aquinas College, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, an inclusive educational community rooted in the Catholic Dominican tradition, provides a liberal arts education with a global perspective, emphasizing career preparation focused on leadership, service to others, and a lifelong passion for learning. Aquinas offers an inclusive and welcoming environment. Aquinas College is committed to recruiting talented and diverse faculty and staff who are capable of exposing its students to a wide range of cultures and perspectives and whose presence on the campus will enhance the diversity of the community in which the College resides.
Aquinas College offers an excellent benefits package that includes affordable medical, dental, and vision plans and college-paid life and AD&D insurance. Additionally, Aquinas employees and their dependents are eligible for free tuition at Aquinas after one year of full-time employment.
Aquinas College has a long-standing commitment to equal opportunity and a work environment which is free of unlawful harassment or discrimination. Aquinas College provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or active-duty military status, familial status, height, weight, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.