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Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Company:
Christopher Newport University
Job Location:
Newport News, 23606
Category:
Finance
Type:
Full-Time
Purpose of Position

The Joseph W. Luter, III School of Business at Christopher Newport University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Finance, effective August 2024. The successful candidate will be committed to effective and creative teaching, will offer a program of scholarly activity having the potential to enrich the intellectual lives of our students, and will engage with the business community. Teaching assignments for this position will be a combination of graduate finance courses in financial statement analysis, data analytics, cybersecurity, behavioral finance, and advanced corporate finance in the Master of Financial Analysis (MFinA) program and undergraduate courses. The nominal teaching load for tenure track appointments is 3-3. Preference will be given to candidates with experience and knowledge in financial statement analysis, business and data analytics, expertise in experiential learning, working experience with a financial firm, and those holding professional designations (CFA or CFP).

A Ph.D. in Finance or a related field is required for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. In some cases, exceptionally well-qualified candidates may be considered for appointment at a higher rank. ABD candidates who will not hold the Ph.D. by the time of appointment in a related field may be considered for appointment at the rank of Instructor.

Departmental Information

The Luter School of Business at Christopher Newport University is composed of22 faculty and offers four majors (Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing). The Luter School's AACSB accredited business curriculum requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 for entry and attracts some of the University's best students. The business program offers opportunities for internships, executive mentorships, international experiences, volunteer work, and research collaboration with faculty. The School launched a new and successful Master of Financial Analysis (MFinA) program in Fall of 2020. For more information, visit our website at http://cnu.edu/schoolofbusiness/.


CNU Information

Selected by The Princeton Review to be included in the 388 Best Colleges: 2023 Edition, Christopher Newport University is a public school offering a private school experience - great teaching, small classes, and a safe, vibrant campus. The University is located in Newport News, Virginia, enrolls approximately 4,500 students, and is dedicated to the ideals of scholarship, leadership, and service. Academic programs at Christopher Newport University encompass more than 90 areas of study, from biology to business administration and political science to the performing arts. The University is ranked by U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges guide as the #1 public regional university in Virginia and #3 in the South. The campus, convenient to neighborhoods, parks and the James River, features stunning public art and grounds and classical architecture.

Christopher Newport University is committed to ensuring that all people are welcomed, honored, and fully engaged in the life of our academic community. We recruit exceptional and diverse faculty and encourage applications from individuals who are underrepresented in their profession. Our faculty enjoy an atmosphere of collegiality and mutual respect that rewards outstanding teaching and fosters active intellectual and creative engagement. Faculty are productive scholars and researchers, supported by professional development funds. Faculty and administrators regularly consult and collaborate as the University works to sustain a culture of scholarly inquiry, informed debate, and civic action that enriches students, faculty, and the surrounding community. The result is a supportive and cohesive academic setting in which the University cultivates and carries forward its mission. For further details and information about Christopher Newport, visit www.cnu.edu.

Posting Number: F224P

Review Begin Date
03/10/2024

Application Instructions

To apply, please visit https://jobs.cnu.edu/postings/ to upload a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable for initial screening), statement of teaching philosophy, a one-page statement articulating how your teaching, scholarship and service would contribute toward fostering an inclusive learning environment on campus, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation. (Letters should be uploaded with application materials or emailed to facultyrecruitment@cnu.edu).

Review of applications will begin at 11:59 PM ET on March 10, 2024.
Applications received after 11:59 PM ET on March 10, 2024 will be accepted but considered only if needed.

Search finalists are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check.

Christopher Newport University (CNU) will make a reasonable effort to accommodate persons with disabilities in the application and/or interview process. Persons with disabilities who require accommodation should contact the CNU Human Resources Office by calling (757) 594-7145.

Quick Link for Internal Postings
https://jobs.cnu.edu/postings/16931

EEO/Diversity Statement(s)

Christopher Newport University, an EO Employer, is fully Committed to Access and Opportunity.

Notice of Non-Discrimination & Title IX Policy Statement


Christopher Newport University and its employees demonstrate a positive and professional attitude. Practices inclusive leadership and treats everyone with dignity and respect. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, as well as fully support the "Students First" value.
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