Assistant Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to effective teaching, research and preparing students for success in a multicultural business environment. The duties of this full-time position are comprised of a balance of teaching, research, and service including: conducting high-quality financial research leading to publications in recognized journals, teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels including our new Master of Science in Quantitative Finance (MSQF) program. Typical teaching load for research active faculty is four-courses (2/2) per academic year. Strong preference for candidates who can teach multiple levels of corporate finance. Performing appropriate departmental and college service activities.
The position requires a Doctoral degree in Finance from a regionally accredited and AACSB accredited college or university. Credentials must be obtained prior to the start of employment. ABD candidates completing their degree prior to August 2021 are encouraged to apply. Experienced candidates are welcome to apply.
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.

Application Procedure

Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.

About the Organization

Founded in 1957, UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution comprised of approximately 31,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff. To date, UNLV has conferred more than 136,000 degrees, producing more than 120,000 alumni around the world. UNLV is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as an R1 research university with very high research activity. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us online at:

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Job ID

ID: J8709