Job No: 496436 Work Type: Faculty Part-time Department: Sy Syms School of Business Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY Categories: Education/Teaching
Adjunct - Start Up Finance - ELECTIVE, 1.5 credits
By their nature, startup ventures need to raise financing ahead of their revenues. Students will learn the details, structure and trade off's of various forms of financings, including seed and angel financing, venture capital, venture debt, crowd sourcing, mezzanine financing and IPOs. In addition, students will learn about valuation criteria and how to position the company for success in its fundraising.
The course will be taught online. Course development to be done in Fall 2022, supported by an instructional designer. Course will be taught in Spring 2023. Separate compensation for development and teaching.
Course Development: Develop course syllabus. With support of the instructional designer, create the online asynchronous curriculum, content and assignments.
Teaching: Teach asynchronous course to MBA students
Experience & Educational Background:
Graduate degree required. Entrepreneurial experience starting and growing companies. Some teaching background.
Skills & Competencies:
Knowledge of entrepreneurial processes and theories behind them. Ability to teach these and engage students. Good balance of practical experience and concepts behind the practice.
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