Assistant Professor of Finance
The AACSB accredited Maine Business School (MBS) at the University of Maine invites applications for a full time, tenure track, Assistant Professor of Finance, with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2019.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary teaching responsibilities will include International Finance, Financial Institutions, and Corporate Finance at the undergraduate level and potentially at the graduate level. Candidates may be required to teach online or via other distance delivery modes, occasionally teach at off-campus locations. Reasonable service is expected and candidates should foster collaborative relationships with the business community. New faculty are required to establish a research program leading to publications in refereed journals in their area of expertise.
Qualifications & Requirements A completed Ph.D. in Finance from an AACSB-accredited institution or similarly recognized international program by the time of employment and evidence of ability to do quality research. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also required. Professional Business experience will also be considered.
The University of Maine is a community of more than 11,200 undergraduate and graduate students, and 2,500 employees located on the Orono campus and throughout the state. UMaine is the state land and sea grant university and maintains a leadership role as the Systemís flagship university. As a result, it is dedicated to providing excellent teaching, research, and service at the university, state, and national levels.
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The University of Maine offers a wide range of benefits for employees including, but not limited to, tuition benefits (employee and dependent), comprehensive insurance coverage including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and short and long term disability as well as retirement plan options. As a former NSF ADVANCE institution, the University of Maine is committed to diversity in our workforce and to dual-career couples.
UMaine is located in beautiful Central Maine. Many employees report that a primary reason for choosing to come to UMaine is quality of life. Numerous cultural activities, excellent public schools, safe neighborhoods, high-quality medical care, little traffic, and a reasonable cost of living make the greater Bangor area a wonderful place to live.