This is a grant-funded position.
The College of Business of Business and Professional Studies at
Johnson C. Smith University invites applications for the Barings
Professor of Finance. This is a tenure-track position at the level
of Senior Associate or Full Professor of Finance. This position is
in-person on campus in Charlotte, North Carolina with a starting
date of August 10, 2024. He or she will serve as an ambassador for
the Finance program both on and off-campus while working to grow
the visibility and enrollment in the finance and other programs in
the College of Business and Professional Studies. Other
responsibilities include student mentorship, curriculum
development, grant writing, campus and community service, research,
and publishing. Faculty members may perform other duties as
required in support of organizational goals. The University’s
contracts for tenure-track faculty are normally for nine months,
renewable annually during the probationary period.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Finance or related
field from an AACSB or equivalent accredited institution. We
welcome candidates with evidence of research potential, significant
professional experience, and effectiveness in teaching. The Barings
Associate/Full Professor of Finance will possess expertise in two
or more of the following areas: asset management, corporate
finance, financial institutions, international finance,
investments, or risk management
Files to be submitted are 1) Letter of Application; 2) Curriculum
Vitae; 3) Statement of Teaching Philosophy; 4) Unofficial
transcripts from all institutions attended (official transcripts
will be required of al/finalists); 5) Official JCSU Application.
Three signed Letters of Recommendation on letterhead from
individuals familiar with the candidate's teaching abilities are
also required and should be scanned directly to by the person
making the recommendation.
Finalists for this position are subject to a background check.
Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a
background investigation including criminal history and identity