Albers School of Business and Economics
Faculty and Staff

Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance

  • Begins Fall 2015

     Seattle University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Finance 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 certificates in Finance. U.S. News and World Report ranked the Undergraduate Finance program as 22nd in the nation for 2013.

    The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a range of courses in the undergraduate, MBA and MSF Program, including in the areas of international finance, financial markets and institutions, and fixed income; will maintain an active scholarship program; and provide departmental and university service.

    Requirements: PhD in Finance; a substantial record or promise of excellence in scholarship and teaching; 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 Seattle’s Capitol Hill. More than 7,500 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools. U.S. News and World Report’s “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.

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    Submit applications to http://jobs., including cover letter speaking to your teaching philosophy, research goals and fit with the Mission of Seattle University; curriculum vitae, recent teaching evaluations, if available, and the names and contact information for three references (letters will be solicited upon submission of application). Review of applications begins July 23, 2014 and continues until position is filled.

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