Assistant or Associate Professor – Finance – (FAC001585)

first_imgThe C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houstonseeks qualified applicants for three tenure-track AssistantProfessor or Associate Professor positions in the Department ofFinance, starting in the Fall of 2021. Assistant Professorcandidates must hold a Ph.D. in finance or economics (or A.B.D.)and exhibit promise for high-quality research. Associate Professorprofessor candidates must have demonstrated ability to publish highquality research in top journals.The Finance department at the Bauer College of Business has beensuccessful in attracting excellent researchers at the senior andjunior levels. For details about the faculty, research, andpublications, visit the department website at bauer.uh.edu/finance . TheUniversity of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodiesin the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community ofscholars.The Bauer College is home to over 5,900 undergraduate students andover 900 graduate students, offering undergraduate degree, MBAdegrees, MS degrees in finance and other areas, and Ph.D. degrees.The Ph.D. program has seen a substantial uplift in quality inrecent years.The Bauer College benefits from hosting several industry-supportedcenters. The AIM Center for Investment Management is astate-of-the-art trading and research facility; it houses theCougar Investment Fund, LLC, a student-managed investment fund(with $12 million under management). The Gutierrez EnergyManagement Institute is an excellent finance education and researchresource for the energy industry, actively supported by itscorporate members. The Stanford Alexander Center is a jointinitiative with Houston’s real estate professional community.Houston offers a great professional and personal environment. Thetwo largest economic sectors are energy and medical research andservices; there is a large number of manufacturing and technologybusinesses, many of them spawned by decades of NASA operations inthe Houston area. Four out of five jobs are services andprofessional jobs. The cost of living enables a high quality oflife, where one can have suburban living in the heart of a greatmetropolis that is among the most diverse cities in thecountry.The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual careercouples. The University of Houston is an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Veterans, minorities,women, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.Interviews will be conducted at the Virtual American FinanceAssociation meetings in January 2021.Qualifications :Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in finance or economics (or A.B.D.option for Assistant Rank) and exhibit promise for high-qualityresearch.Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for afaculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of finalcandidate. All positions at the University of Houston are securitysensitive and will require a criminal history check.last_img

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