The Department of Finance at Seton Hall University has a tenure-track opening starting fall 2023 at the Assistant Professor level.
Duties and Responsibilities:*
* Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in finance, with a focus on financial technology and quantitative finance * Engage actively in research that leads to publications in highly regarded finance journals * Support curriculum development of programs in Financial Technology & Analytics * Provide service to the university and professional community
The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Finance, Computer Science, or related quantitative fields from a distinguished university, demonstrate a proven record of, or potential for, high-quality research and teaching, and have the ability to interact effectively with students, faculty, and the finance community. ABDs who are on track to complete their Ph.D. by August 2023 are also encouraged to apply.
Candidates with specializations in financial technology, financial engineering, or mathematical/quantitative finance fields are preferred. Preference will be given to candidates who have strong computer programming proficiency.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Candidates should email a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a job market paper, evidence of teaching excellence, and the names & contact information of three references to the Finance Faculty Recruiting Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Initial interviews will be conducted at the FMA Meetings in Atlanta in October 2022. The position will remain open until filled.
THE SCHOOL: Transforming concepts into practice, the Stillman School of Business is the first private business school in New Jersey to earn AACSB accreditation for both its undergraduate and graduate programs. With its proximity to New York City and easy access to Wall Street, the Stillman School offers CFA University Affiliation Programs in finance, mathematical finance, and FinTech. The school houses a state-of-the-art trading room, and supports access to databases such as WRDS, Bloomberg, CRSP, and Compustat. The department is a tight-knit, award-winning, cohesive unit, and seeks a high-caliber, team-focused individual to sustain its high level of productivity. For more information, please visit https://www.shu.edu/business/
THE UNIVERSITY: Founded in 1856, Seton Hall University is a major Catholic University that embraces faculty and students of all races and religions. The finance faculty is leading the execution of the Academy of Applied Analytics and Technology, a new strategic initiative, to support innovative research and pioneering programs in financial technology & analytics.
Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.
Seton Hall University is a major Catholic university. In a diverse and collaborative environment it focuses on academic and ethical development. Seton Hall students are prepared to be leaders in their professional and community lives in a global society and are challenged by outstanding faculty, an evolving technologically advanced setting and values-centered curricula.