Graduate School of Management Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Finance The Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Clark University, AACSB-accredited since 1986, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of finance position to begin fall 2019. This appointment requires a doctorate in hand by September 2019 from an AACSB-International or EQUIS accredited institution.
Candidates must demonstrate evidence of potential for teaching excellence in financial management and one or more of the following areas:
• Investments -- Investments, derivatives, valuation, fixed income
• Quantitative Finance/Econometrics -- Econometrics, computational finance, financial and data analytics.
Candidates must have ability to teach at the Master’s level. Preference will be given to candidates with prior business or finance experience. Candidates must provide evidence of potential for scholarly research excellence, with the expectation of publishing in top-tier journals.
The GSOM offers an undergraduate management major, as well as MBA (full-time and part-time), MSM, MSBA, MSF, and MSA degrees. Clark University is a private, co-educational research-intensive university with approximately 2,200 undergraduate and 1,100 graduate students. Since its founding in 1887 as the first all-graduate school in the United States, Clark has been a recognized leader in innovative research and interdisciplinary academic programs. GSOM is a dedicated community of teacher-scholars that values disciplinary and interdisciplinary research and teaching that is of high quality and relevant to practice.
Applicants should send a letter of interest, vita, statement of teaching philosophy and research agenda, and names of three references (plus contact information) via email to: GSOM_Dean@clarku.edu
Representatives from Clark GSOM will be attending the 2018 annual meeting of the Financial Management Association in San Diego (October 10-13, 2018). Please indicate in your letter of interest whether you will be attending this conference. If not, we can also conduct screening interviews via Skype. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. The compensation and benefits package is competitive.
Clark University embraces equal opportunity and affirmative action as core values: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and belonging. We strongly encourage members from historically underrepresented communities, inclusive of all women, to apply.
For additional information, please visit our website at: http://www.clarkuedu/gsom/index.cfm
Internal Number: GSOMFI
About Clark University
Founded in 1887, Clark University is a liberal arts-based research university committed to
scholarship and inquiry that addresses social and human imperatives on a global basis. It is the place where Robert Goddard invented the modern rocket, where Sigmund Freud delivered his only lectures in the United States, and where current students stake their claim to the Clark motto, “Challenge Convention, Change Our World,” which is the rallying cry that inspires our community every day.
Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Clark University educates its undergraduate and graduate students to be imaginative and contributing citizens of the world, and to advance the frontiers of knowledge and understanding through rigorous scholarship and creative effort. The University’s engages students in such areas as biology, chemistry, economics, geography, psychology, urban education, management, environmental science and policy, Holocaust and genocide studies, and international development and social change.
Clark University’s pioneering model of higher education, LEEP (Liberation Education and Effective Practice) compels undergraduate students to thrive in authentic world and workplace settings, and prepares them for lives and careers of consequence.