JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Washington & Jefferson College

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Economics & Business Department
Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111451729
Date Posted: 10/14/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Washington & Jefferson College invites applications for an assistant or associate professor in Finance beginning in August 2015. Candidates who possess a Ph.D. in Economics with a field in Finance or a Ph.D. in Finance are preferred. A Master’s Degree in Finance or an M.B.A with a concentration in Finance, plus substantial applied experience in Finance, is acceptable. For candidates possessing the Ph.D., the appointment will be for a tenure-track position. For other candidates, the appointment will be a non-tenure-track position for an initial term of three years. The position is of Assistant Professor level but we will consider Associate level for outstanding candidates with substantial experience and educational attainment.

Our Economics & Business Department offers majors in Economics, Business Administration, Financial Economics, Accounting and International Business, as well as a number of minors and other interdisciplinary programs.

The primary teaching assignment for this position will be finance courses, including Principles of Finance, Investments and Portfolio Theory and another upper-level finance course. The teaching load is six courses per year.

Washington & Jefferson College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/18/2014
Reference Instructions:
Three letters of reference should be sent to
Application Instructions:
To apply, please send a letter of application, statement of teaching and research philosophy, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to To receive full consideration for an interview, applications should be received by November 18.