Department: Lariccia School of Accounting & Finance
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Category: Faculty
Major Work Characteristics :
The Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance in the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach in the Certified Financial Planning track in our undergraduate finance major. The successful candidate will be a CFP with business experience and hold an appropriate Master's degree. This position is non-tenure track and is renewable.
The mission of the WCBA is to prepare students to be successful business leaders. There is an emphasis on application of theory to practice and the professional development of our students. The selected individual will teach courses that support the CFP track and the Finance major, engage with the business community and the profession, and provide leadership for the CFP track. Active involvement with our students and the business community is required.
The Williamson College of Business Administration (WCBA) is housed in a state-of-the-art building and is comprised of the Department of Management & Marketing, The Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance, and the Department of Communication. The AACSB-accredited business programs include the BSBA with nine majors, the MBA, and the Master of Accountancy. There are 35 business faculty members, 1350 undergraduate business majors, 400 MBA students and 30 MAcc students. The WCBA has a dedicated Center for Undergraduate Student Services and Center for Career Management. The WCBA also houses the Small Business Development Center, recognized as one of the top SBDCs national-wide as well as the Export Assistance Network and the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).
Candidates must submit a letter of application, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and names and contact info of three professional references (include in Other document). Official transcript is required at time of hiring
Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
At least a Master's degree in business or a related field. Certified Financial Planner designation. Significant business experience in financial planning. Demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence and engagement with the business community.
Since 1908, Youngstown State University has prepared its graduates to become leaders in the region, the state, and the nation. Located on a beautiful 140-acre campus near downtown Youngstown, Ohio, YSU offers a comprehensive selection of major programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching and scholarship. YSU has a diverse student body of approximately 12,700 students. Multicultural students make up nearly 18 percent of the student body at the University, and over 400 international students hail from fifty-five countries. A student-faculty ratio of 16:1 provide the personal contact associated with a smaller institution, and its connection to the Ohio state system of higher education enables it to draw on the vast resources of that system.
Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that provides associate, baccalaureate, and graduate instruction and continuing education in one location. The University offers a broad curriculum in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and six colleges: Business Administration; Education; Creative Arts and Communications; Health and Human Services; Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, E...ngineering, and Mathematics.
Youngstown State University provides for a broad-based education through a core curriculum of 45 semester hours spread across five areas of concentration and emphasizing the development of writing, speaking, and critical-thinking skills.