Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a
twelve-month, tenured Professor and Chair of the Department of
Economics, Finance and Quantitative Analysis, beginning July 1,
The Chair of the Economics, Finance and Quantitative Analysis
Department (EFQA Chair) is required to implement the departmental
strategic plan, to manage and allocate resources, to oversee the
department’s budget, to facilitate all departmental activities and
to provide leadership toward the achievement of excellence in
teaching, research, and service activities of the department.
The EFQA Chair is responsible for overseeing student development
and for communicating with all constituents in a respectful and
The EFQA Chair will work closely with other academic department
chairs, the Dean of the College, the Provost, and other
administrative unit directors in achieving the University’s
An earned doctorate in Economics, Finance, Quantitative
Analysis, or closely related field from an accredited institution,
or its foreign equivalent is required.
Candidates must provide evidence of effective teaching and
research in the areas of Economics, Finance or Quantitative
Analysis that merits appointment as a full professor with tenure in
the Economics, Finance Quantitative Analysis Department.
The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills
and be able to demonstrate an ability to perform necessary
administrative tasks (which could be demonstrated by professional
For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known
for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering
campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just
north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one
of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest
university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and
graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral
Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of
Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed
to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to
broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on
a local, regional and national level.
For a full description of this position, application deadlines,
and application procedures, visit https://hr.kennesaw.edu/careers.php.
Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of
Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and
does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability,
national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or
veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.