Lecturer in Finance

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Lecturer
Posting Number 2016_00202F
Posting Type
Official Title LECTURER
Working Title Lecturer in Finance
Title Code 55000
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Department FINANCE
Salary Range
Job Summary

The University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Finance, at the Lecturer rank, beginning fall 2017, with an anticipated starting date of August 4, 2017. We seek individuals with a strong commitment to and competency for superior teaching. The position is a teaching position, with expected participation in service activities appropriate to the rank. Research is not a component of this position.
All candidates must have a PhD degree in finance or a related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated interest and great ability in teaching in the field of finance. The position is renewable based on performance and promotion to Senior Lecturer is possible after six years of service. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications. A successful candidate must be able to teach at the undergraduate and MBA levels. The normal load is six to eight 3-credit classes per academic year and may include large lecture courses.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. All application documents must be submitted electronically via http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/1263 Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Review of applications will continue until the position has been filled.
Applications will need to include the following (please follow instructions on the application):
a) Cover letter
b) Full curriculum vitae
c) Evidence of excellence in teaching
d) Three letters of recommendation.
The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities (www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta. It is within a half days driving distance from the North Georgia Mountains as well as the Atlantic coast. Athens enjoys a mild climate and yet still sees all the benefits of the changing seasons. It is well-known for its vibrant music scene for example is known as the hometown of the rock bands R.E.M. and the B-52’s.
Questions about the position can be directed to the search committee chair, Annette Poulsen, apoulsen@uga.edu
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

All candidates must have a PhD degree in finance or a related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated interest and great ability in teaching in the field of finance.

Preferred Qualifications
Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 09/14/2016
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy
Optional Documents