Professor: One tenured position starting August 1, 2019 or other mutually agreeable date.
Chair of the Department: Collaborate with the Finance faculty, staff, alumni, and college leadership to develop a vision and goals for the department, its growth and development, and its role within the Trulaske College of Business
Provide leadership, development, and facilitation to enhance departmental faculty's scholarly accomplishments and teaching excellence
Create and support a high-quality academic culture that stresses engagement, scholarly activity, and teaching excellence
Develop recommendations for hiring, tenure, promotion, and evaluation of full-time and part-time faculty, as well as staff
Support program innovation and the delivery of high quality teaching across BSBA, MBA, MS (online), and PhD programs
Manage departmental staff and ongoing operations, including course scheduling, fiscal operations, development of new courses and programs within the department, and responding to the needs of students
Engage with alumni and other external constituents to leverage their expertise and to encourage ongoing financial support of the department, college, and university
Support the Smith Institute of Real Estate and Capital Markets and the Financial Research Institute, both of which reside in the department
Strengthen other ongoing activities of the department, including the Risk Management and Insurance certificate and the Real Estate emphasis
PhD in Finance or related field
A record of publication in top-tier journals
Evidence of excellence in teaching
Administrative experience preferred, but not required
Screening will begin September 15, 2018 and will continue until a suitable candidate is hired. The current chair of the department, John Howe, will attend the FMA meeting in October.
The Department: The Department of Finance has a current enrollment of about 620 junior-senior finance majors for the BS in Business Administration degree. The department offers the BSBA degree, contributes to the MBA program, has an active PhD program, and launches its MS Finance program in Fall 2018.
The College: The Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business enrolls more than 3,500 undergraduate students, 250 students at the master's level, and 40 PhD students. For additional information about the Department of Finance and the Trulaske College, see our web site at http://business.missouri.edu/
The University: The University of Missouri, located in Columbia, Missouri, has 30,000+ students and a full range of bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees including schools of law, medicine, and veterinary medicine.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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