Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Seattle University in Washington

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted July 15, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Seattle University invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Finance.  This is a tenure-track faculty position beginning in September 2015.   The Department of Finance offers the BABA with a concentration in Finance (the largest concentration in the School), the Masters of Science in Finance (MSF) degree, including a business valuation specialization, and supports the Professional MBA with a certificate in Finance.  U.S. News and World Report ranked the  Undergraduate Finance program as 22nd in the nation for 2013.  The department website can be found at:  


Requirements for the position include:    PhD in Finance; substantial record or promise of excellence in scholarship and teaching; ability to teach a range of courses in the undergraduate, MBA and MSF Programs, including in the areas of international finance, financial markets and institutions and fixed income; and dedication to the values and mission of Seattle University.


Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic University located on 48 acres on Seattles Capitol Hill.  More than 7,500 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools.  U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges 2014 ranks Seattle University among the top 10 universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs.   Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.


In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.


Submit applications to http://jobs/ including cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief teaching statement, the names and contact information for three references (reference letters will be solicited upon submission of application), and recent teaching evaluations.  Review of applications begins August 15.