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ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR

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Candidates seeking consideration must apply at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/25912 and submit application materials application materials electronically to include: cover letter and curriculum vitae with information on courses taught and teaching evaluations. Also provide a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers with your application. Amended 08/22/2017: We are now recruiting at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Review of applications will begin November 01, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. However, applications received after October 31, 2017 may not receive consideration Questions about this position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair: Dr. Yong-Cheol Kim at ykim@uwm.edu / 414-229-4997.

Position Information

Posting Details

Official Job Title ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR
Working Title: Sheldon B. Lubar Professorship in Finance
Position Number 02086498
Division B12 Sheldon B Lubar School of Business
Department B1222 FINANCE
Position Type Faculty
Appointment Type Tenured Faculty
FLSA Status Exempt
Percent 100
Posting Type Faculty
Introduction (Description of School/College/Dept/Program)

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a premier public urban university committed to academic excellence. One of the nation’s top 115 research universities, UWM has earned the highest rating for a research institution referred to as a R1 rating from the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The campus is located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin in a pleasant residential neighborhood only a few blocks from Lake Michigan. UW-Milwaukee is one of the two “doctoral cluster” campuses in the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System with a student enrollment close to 28,000. The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business is accredited by AACSB International. It offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS and PhD degree programs. Additionally, the Accounting program is separately accredited by the AACSB. With doctorates from some of the country’s leading universities, full-time faculty bring an impressive range of expertise to the Lubar School. Additionally, the Lubar School faculty research has gained national and international ranking recognition and our MBA and undergraduate programs are ranked regionally and nationally for excellence. Further information is available at our Web site: http://www.lubar.uwm.edu/

Job Summary

The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites outstanding scholars to apply for the Sheldon B. Lubar Professorship in Finance at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. We are seeking a recognized scholar and respected teacher to enhance the ranks of our current faculty with their financial expertise and leadership gained from a distinguished career of progressive experiences.

The Sheldon B. Lubar Professor’s primary responsibilities will be to provide strong leadership for academic programs, teaching excellence, and scholarly research in Finance at the Lubar School of Business. Other responsibilities include providing guidance for doctoral students in the field of Finance.

Minimum Qualifications

The qualified candidate will hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Business or a related field, with specialization in Corporate Finance or Investment Finance. Candidate must qualify for the rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor with tenure and be a nationally recognized scholar in Finance. Required qualifications also include an outstanding record of publications in academic journals in the Finance field. Additionally, outstanding teaching credentials with the evidence of teaching excellence are required along with the ability to work collaboratively within the academic and business communities.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates who are nationally and/or internationally recognized for leadership in research in the Finance field.

Application Instructions

Candidates seeking consideration must apply at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/25912 and submit application materials application materials electronically to include: cover letter and curriculum vitae with information on courses taught and teaching evaluations. Also provide a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers with your application.

Amended 08/22/2017: We are now recruiting at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Review of applications will begin November 01, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. However, applications received after October 31, 2017 may not receive consideration

Questions about this position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair: Dr. Yong-Cheol Kim at ykim@uwm.edu / 414-229-4997.

Application Deadline
Continuous (Open Until Filled?) Yes
If Continuous, Initial Review Date 11/01/2017
Position Contact Name Dr. Yong-Cheol Kim
Contact Phone 414-229-4997
Contact Email ykim@uwm.edu
Application Notes

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other Document 1
  4. References
Optional Documents

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