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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Finance

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Finance
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Posting Number: TR0170082
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Position Summary:

The Department of Finance at Virginia Tech seeks one or more Assistant, Associate or Full Professors of Finance for our Blacksburg, VA campus. Doctoral degree in finance or closely related field from a premier business school with record of top quality research. Commitment to pursuit of high quality research and teaching excellence are required. Occasional travel to attend professional conferences and meetings and a criminal background check are also required.

Successful candidates will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Finance, conduct and publish top-quality research in Finance, participate in service activities at the University.

Required Qualifications:

Doctoral degree in finance or related field by time of appointment.

Commitment to pursuit of high quality research and teaching excellence as evidenced by a doctoral thesis showing high quality research, and commitment to teaching excellence.

Occasional travel to attend professional conferences and meetings.

Criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with a doctoral degree in Finance from a premier business school will be strongly preferred.

Employment Conditions:
Must have a conviction check? Yes
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Employment Comments:
How to Apply for this Job:

Applications should include a vita and examples of current research. Apply at http://jobs.vt.edu. Confidential letters of recommendation may be submitted online, emailed to finance.blacksburg@gmail.com, or sent by mail to: Department of Finance, Pamplin Hall 1016, Virginia Tech, 880 West Campus Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Employee Category: Instructional/Research Faculty
Appointment Type: Regular
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FLSA Status: Exempt: Not eligible for overtime
Tenure Status: Tenure Track
Academic Year or Calendar Year? Standard Academic Year
Percent Employment: Full-time
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Pay Range: Commensurate with experience
Department: Finance, Insurance & Business Law
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24061
Job Posting Date: 07/25/2017
Review Begin Date: 08/08/2017
Job Close Date: (if applicable)
Restricted to university employees only?
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Accessibility at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/77983

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Please describe recruiting source identified in previous question (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * How did you first learn about this job opening?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education - online
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    • Higher Ed Jobs (www.higheredjobs.com)
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium - HERC (www.hercjobs.org)
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    • Insight Into Diversity (www.careers.insightintodiversity.com)
    • Indeed (www.indeed.com)
    • Roanoke Times Online (www.jobs.roanoke.com)
    • Commonwealth of Virginia Jobs (www.jobs.virginia.gov)
    • Virginia Tech job site (www.jobs.vt.edu)
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    • From a friend/acquaintance not associated with Virginia Tech (please name below)
    • From a Virginia Tech employee/representative/recruiter (please name below)
    • Veteran related event/site (please describe below)
    • Virginia Employment Commission - VEC
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
  4. Other Doc
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference #1
  2. Letter of Reference #2
  3. Letter of Reference #3
  4. Transcript
  5. Candidate Statement
  6. Research Statement
  7. Teaching Statement
  8. Other Doc #2