Wingate University Open Position Description
Assistant Professor, Financial Economics
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Position Title: Assistant Professor, Financial
Position Location: Wingate Main Campus
The Porter B. Byrum School of Business invites applications and
nominations for a tenure-track
Assistant Professor of Financial Economics position at Wingate
University. This opening is a full-
time, 9-month faculty position reporting directly to the Dean of
the Porter B. Byrum School of
Business. The timeline to begin is August 2023.
Duties and Responsibilities:
In addition to the duties listed below, faculty members must adhere
to the general faculty guidelines
as specified by Wingate University and perform other duties as
assigned by the Dean of the Porter
B. Byrum School of Business and the Provost.
∙ Teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in finance and
(undergraduate finance, undergraduate microeconomics and MBA
economics) and related courses face-to-face and hybrid.
∙ Conducting research leading to scholarly publication and engaging
in service to the School of
Business, University, profession and the community.
∙ Additional responsibilities as assigned by administrative
personnel (Dean, Provost).
Qualifications and Experience:
∙ Applicants must have a Ph.D. or DBA in finance with 18 graduate
credit of hours of economics
or a Ph.D. in economics with 18 graduate credit of hours of finance
from an accredited
university, preferably AACSB accredited. Professional finance
experience is desirable.
∙ Candidates must have the ability to effectively teach courses in
undergraduate microeconomics and MBA managerial economics.
∙ Candidates should demonstrate excellent teaching, strong
communication skills, and provide
evidence of being a subject matter expert through publishing
scholarly work in peer-
reviewed journals. Relevant experience in business and/or
consulting--with a commitment to
collaborative endeavors—is preferred.
∙ ABD candidates will be considered provided there is evidence that
the doctorate degree will be
completed within three years of appointment.
∙ Applicants with ABD status will be considered for the rank of
Instructor until degree is
To apply, submit the following to Human Resources at
email@example.com. (1) a letter of application with documented
professional experience and reasons for interest in the
(2) current curriculum vitae; (3) names and full contact
information including e-mail addresses
for three professional references; (4) unofficial transcripts; and
(5) a brief statement of teaching
philosophy and principles and vision regarding matters of campus
inclusion and equity.
Official review of candidates will begin February 24th, 2023 and
continue until the position
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prohibiting employment discrimination solely on the basis of
person’s race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age
(over 40), sex, marital status or physical handicap, except
a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.
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University expressly prohibits any form of workplace
harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin,
genetic information, disability or veteran status. At this time,
we are currently seeking candidates with legal
authorization to work in the U.S.
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