The Economics and Finance
Department at Niagara University invites applications for a full
time, tenure track faculty position in Finance at the Assistant Professor
rank, beginning in September 2020, and subject to budget approval.
The successful candidate will have
a Ph.D. in finance completed by the time of appointment. Niagara University has a main campus
in Lewiston, NY, U.S.A. and a site in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada. The
successful candidate may be required to certify that he or she is authorized to
work in Canada. The successful candidate will be able to teach
the multiple finance courses. Evidence of scholarship and teaching experience
is preferred. The standard teaching load is 3 courses per semester. The
compensation package is competitive for AACSB accredited institutions.
As a tenure-track faculty member,
the hired candidate will be required to teach three courses in each of the fall
and spring semesters, publish impactful scholarly research and participate in
service (committees, advisement, etc.) to the department, college and
university. Attendance at periodic
meetings and holding regular office hours will also be expected. The courses assigned will be primarily at the
graduate-level, though they may include other areas as department needs dictate
– as well as a mix of traditional (face-to-face) and online formats.Primary responsibilities for this
position will be in Canada.
About the college
Home to 600 undergraduate and 275
graduate business students, the College of Business Administration has
long-standing AACSB accreditation. Its MBA program was recently named in the
Top Tier in North America and global best 150 by CEO magazine. This combination
of outstanding quality and small size fosters close student-faculty
relationships permeating all aspects of instruction, research, and
service. The Economics and Finance Department offers B. A. and B.S.
degrees in economics, as well as B.S., and M.S. degrees in finance.
About the institution
Niagara University was founded in
1856 by the Catholic Vincentian Fathers, whose mission emphasizes practical
training and excellence in service of society.
NU’s traditional stone buildings and leafy green campus sits on
Monteagle Ridge, overlooking the Niagara River Gorge just three miles north of
the majestic Niagara Falls. Immediately adjacent to Canada, NU’s
bi-national culture is built on close proximity to major manufacturing and
business centers in Buffalo and Toronto, attracting from both countries
significant populations of students and faculty.
How to apply
Candidates should attach the
following documents to their online application:
(1) Letter of interest
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