Willamette University: Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Financial Economics

Atkinson Graduate School of Management

Are you an exceptional teacher? Do you feel that your practical experience is undervalued in traditional academic departments? Would you enjoy the freedom to design your own courses and to pursue collaborative research that cuts across disciplines and sectors?

With the continuing success and growth in its MBA programs, Willamette University’s Atkinson Graduate School of Management is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Financial Economics with appointment to begin August, 2018. We encourage both experienced scholars and new PhDs to apply. Our salaries are competitive and commensurate with experience.

Willamette University is a top-ranked College of Liberal Arts with affiliated graduate professional schools. The Atkinson Graduate School of Management (www.willamette.edu/mba), fast advancing both in size and reputation, is consistently ranked as the top Oregon MBA program among Bloomberg’s Businessweek “Best Business Schools” and on Forbes magazine’s top 75 “Best Business Schools List”. Atkinson was also recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the top ten programs in the U.S. for entrepreneurship and by U.S. News & World Reports as a top program for specialization in “Public Affairs, Public Finance and Budgeting”. The Atkinson School’s MBA for business, government, and not-for-profit management is one of only two MBA degrees in the world accredited by both the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)—the global standard in public service education.

The Willamette MBA is offered in several full-time formats on the Willamette University main campus in Salem, Oregon and in an evening format, both in Salem and from our new Portland Center in the downtown Pearl District.

Candidate Profile: Must have ABD status, with a plan to defend their dissertation by August 01, 2018, or hold a Ph.D. or DBA in finance, financial economics, or economics; qualifications to teach at an accredited MBA program are required. We are looking for candidates who have experience as an instructor or teaching assistant of at least one college-level finance or financial economics course and demonstrate exceptional potential for outstanding teaching; demonstrated evidence of their ability to conduct research leading to publication in top quality, peer-reviewed journals; willing to fulfill service responsibilities to their colleagues, the school, the university, and the community.

How to Apply: To review complete job announcements, qualifications, and online application requirements, please visit: jobs.willamette.edu/postings/2351

Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, Willamette University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. We seek candidates, particularly those from historically under-represented groups, whose work furthers diversity and who bring to campus varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.


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last updated 25-Jun-2017