JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

American University - Kogod School of Business

Department of Finance and Real Estate
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Finance

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470548
Date Posted: 10/19/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Finance
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
G -- Financial Economics
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics
Keywords:
Finance
Sustainability
ESG
Climate risk
Cryptocurrencies
Alternative investments
Fintech
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Finance and Real Estate in the Kogod School of Business at American University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-line faculty position to begin in the Academic Year 2023-2024.

Qualifications. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in research and teaching and a commitment to university service. By August 2023, candidates should have a doctorate degree in a relevant field which qualifies the individual to teach a variety of finance courses, coupled with a demonstrated ability to produce high impact research. Although the primary teaching focus is in finance, candidates in a broad range of fields are encouraged to apply, especially those with expertise in a complementary applied field such as sustainability/ESG, climate risk, cryptocurrencies and other alternative investments, fintech, and issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates should also share American University’s commitment to inclusive excellence.

Responsibilities. Candidates are expected to teach relevant courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels (modalities include in-person, on-line and hybrid formats) and participate in department, school, and university activities. Candidates are also expected to play an important role in expanding the department’s and the school's research portfolio.

Salary and benefits are competitive.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
Application Instructions:
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, subject to on-going budgetary approval. Complete applications received by November 15, 2022, will receive priority for interviews. Following the AFA and AEA recommendations, all first-round interviews will be via Zoom. Applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, samples of research (e.g., a job market paper and other relevant works), three reference letters, and copies of recent teaching evaluations (if any) and are to be submitted electronically via Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/115104).