Assistant Professor/Professor of Practice of Business, Finance
Grand View University
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Higher Education Institution
Grand View University aspires to serve a diverse community of learners- students, faculty, and staff- in an inclusive and equitable environment with the goal of empowering all to achieve their fullest potential. Our objective is to sustain a campus environment that is free from the power imbalances and institutional biases that contribute to systems of oppression, while preparing our students to stand against those inequities when they leave Grand View.
Grand View University is dedicated to the goal of an inclusive campus where people of diverse identities feel welcomed and empowered to shape our culture and processes. At Grand View University we view diversity through the collective or group and we welcome and affirm the thoughts and experiences each distinct member brings to our community of learners.
POSITION: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR/PROFESSOR OF PRACTICE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, FINANCE
EFFECTIVE DATE: Fall Semester, 2023
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master of Business Administration or Master of Finance.
Candidates must be able to teach courses within the finance, economics, and/or other quantitative business disciplines at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates with Ph.D. or Doctorate of Business Administration, Finance, or closely related field are preferred; those with a Master of Business Administration or Master of Finance will also be considered. PH.D. or DBA required for appointment to a tenure-track position.
Prefer prior teaching experience working with traditional students as well as non-traditional students.
Evidence of successful teaching in non-traditional course formats such as accelerated, blended, and online delivery courses is also preferred.
DUTIES: The successful candidate will develop and teach courses within the finance, economics, and/or other quantitative disciplines such as Corporate Finance, Intermediate Corporate Finance, Operations Management, Money, Banking and Financial Systems, Macro & Micro Economics, Financial Management. Courses taught will be at both the undergraduate level and at the graduate level as assigned, to qualified individuals. Courses may be taught during the traditional day format as well as evening/online/blended formats as assigned. The successful candidate may be asked to engage in interdisciplinary teaching outside the academic department.
The successful candidate will be expected to advise undergraduate and graduate students, participate in faculty committee work and faculty development, and engage in scholarship as well as service to the broader community.
Candidates must be able to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with departmental colleagues in an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.
APPLICATION: Review of applications will commence November 1, 2022. Position(s) open until filled, contingent on funding. All applications must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and scholarship interests that address the above minimum and desired/preferred qualifications, copies of all transcripts that include relevant course work. Three different reference letters, names and contact information must be provided. Applications and/or requests for information should be addressed to:
Dr. Shannon Juergens Business Department
All applicants must apply through our online application system.
Grand View University is an equal opportunity employer. The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates, including women, members of minority groups, and people with disabilities.
Grand View is a Liberal Arts University that supports a diverse student population of approximately 2200 full and part-time students in both undergraduate and graduate programs. A University of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Grand View was founded in 1896 and is located in Des Moines, Iowa. Des Moines offers exceptional facilities for the enjoyment of lectures, concerts, museums, sporting events, and other cultural opportunities. Grand View welcomes traditional students and adult learners representing a wide range of religious and cultural backgrounds.