ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF FINANCE-001258
Organization: Finance/International Business
Primary Location: United States-New York-Ithaca
Description: Ithaca College invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-eligible one-year faculty position in Finance. The successful candidate will join the departmental faculty in teaching an assortment of courses in Finance (e.g., Business Finance, Cases in Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Financial Planning and Forecasting, and courses in Real-Time Fund Management) and take on other responsibilities as assigned. This will be a one year appointment beginning August 16, 2016.
Qualifications: Candidates must preferably have an earned a Ph.D. degree in Finance; ABDs near completion of their degrees would also be considered. A promising potential or record of scholarly publications in the field of Finance, particularly Investments and International Finance, is expected. Teaching excellence and teaching experience in some of the above areas, supported by positive student evaluations, is highly desirable. We prefer candidates who have a record of successful college teaching and who share our commitment to professional preparation within the context of an interdisciplinary and immersive liberal arts education. Professional certification such as CFA is desirable.
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. Our strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.
When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.
Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.
To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at ithaca.edu .
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at ithaca.edu/jobs/ and attach a resume, cover letter, and the names of three references. Questions about the online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.
Target Start Date: Aug 15, 2016
If temporary, anticipated end date: May 30, 2017
FLSA Status: Exempt
Job Posting: May 3, 2016
Work Authorization: visa sponsorship is not provided for this position
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.