Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance
College of Business
The Position: The College of Business is searching for a Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance to start
in January 2021.
Minimum Qualifications: The minimum education requirement for appointment to this position is a
doctorate in finance or a directly-related field in the areas of banking, investments, and financial planning. ABD will be considered;
however, the doctorate must be completed by December 31, 2021.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be
given for a doctorate from an AACSB accredited program. Evidence of superior teaching and ability to carry on a strong research agenda are
highly desirable. Previous on-line teaching and course development experience are also desirable. Responsibilities: This position carries
responsibilities in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service. Faculty members typically teach four sections per semester, advise
students, serve on university and college committees and engage in professional development activities. Teaching assignments are based upon
qualifications of the individual and the needs of the college.
Salary: Salary commensurate with education and
The College: The College of Business offers a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Business
Administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with seven emphasis areas: Accounting, Financial Services, Health
Care Management, Sports Management, Hospitality Management, IT Management, and Management/Marketing. The college also offers a fully online
Masters of Science in Management program in Quality Management. The primary focus of Lander University is teaching and the College of
Business emphasizes a student-centered learning environment. The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International. The University
offers an excellent benefits package. Scholarship is supported by the college and university through research incentive programs,
professional and pedagogical travel support, access to databases, and professional development funds. Lander University is located in
Greenwood, South Carolina, in the Piedmont region of western South Carolina, just 2-4 hours from the beautiful South Carolina beaches or the
Blue Ridge Mountains.
Closing Date: Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position
is filled with an anticipated start date of January 2021.
How to Apply: All applicants should submit the
following: A cover letter clearly stating the candidate’s teaching and research experience and interests and that addresses the duties
and qualifications articulated in the position description; A current curriculum vitae; A list of three references, with contact
information; A research writing sample (recent publication or manuscript); Sample course syllabi and official student evaluations, if
available Electronic submissions are highly preferred and should be addressed to the College of Business Search Committee and e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please address all nominations,
inquiries, and hard copy applications materials to:
Ms. Cathy Miller
College of Business
Greenwood, South Carolina 29649-2099
Lander University values diversity in its community, and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented populations. Lander is a tobacco free institution. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements. Note: The University generally does not sponsor an H-1B Visa. AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/TITLE IX
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