Visiting Assistant Professor

Job Description & Qualification

Job Duties:
This two-year visiting non-tenure track position at the Scholarly Assistant level will be required to teach six 3-credit courses per academic year, conduct research consistent with the Carson College AACSB Scholarly Academic guidelines, and engage in service activities that support the mission of the Campus.

Required qualifications: Candidates for the position must have an earned Ph.D. or research-oriented DBA in Finance or a closely related field from a nationally or internationally recognized university by employment start date. Qualified candidates must demonstrate evidence of teaching excellence.

Preferred qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have relevant industry experience to support teaching and service and demonstrate ability to contribute to the equity and diversity mission of the campus.

Application Procedure

Application should include a letter addressing each of the qualification criteria, a current CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness, an example of scholarly work, a statement on equity and diversity (guidelines found at ) and the names and contact information of three references. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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About the Organization

WSU Vancouver is an inclusive, innovative, non-residential research university dedicated to offering premier undergraduate and graduate educational and research experiences. Situated on 351 scenic acres, WSU Vancouver is in the homeland of the Chinookan and Taidnapam peoples and the Cowlitz Indian Tribe. WSU Vancouver is located in Vancouver, WA in the southwest region of Washington State.

A part of the Portland, OR metro area, Vancouver offers a wealth of cultural and recreational interests including visual and performing arts, identity-specific community events, professional sports teams, farmers markets and nature trails. With a population of approximately 300,000, the Greater Vancouver Area has been experiencing significant growth from increasing diversity across social identities to expansion of the downtown waterfront community. Access to a number of nearby attractions is facilitated by Vancouver’s central location. The Oregon coast, Cascade mountain range, and Seattle are within 2.5 hours of Vancouver by car. It’s a short flight from Portland International Airport (PDX) to other nearby major cities including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Reno and Vancouver, BC.

WSU Vancouver is one of five campuses that comprise Washington State University, Washington’s land-grant university and a Tier 1 research institution. As the second largest campus in the WSU system, and the only public four-year educational institution in Southwest Washington, WSU Vancouver is an equity-minded campus that enjoys extraordinary community support and is committed to developing areas of academic and research excellence that fulfill regional needs. The campus currently offers 22 bachelor’s degrees, 9 master’s degrees, and 3 doctoral degrees with more than 100 tenure line faculty. A personal atmosphere, small classes, and interaction with world-class faculty attracts 3,500 students. To learn more about the university visit

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Job ID

ID: J8554