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Accounting and Finance: Assistant Professor in Finance NOTICE OF FILING

UW-Eau Claire – Eau Claire Campus

Full Time, Faculty/Instructional

  • Official Title: Assistant Professor
  • Job ID: #16806
  • Date Posted:
  • Apply by: | To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by deadline. However, screening may continue until position is filled.
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Accounting and Finance: Assistant Professor in Finance NOTICE OF FILING

A competitive recruitment and selection process was conducted for this employment opportunity and a U.S. worker was not selected. An application for Alien Employment Certification is being filed on behalf of an alien to fill the employment opportunity. Anyone with documentary evidence relative to the application, or available workers, wages and/or working conditions, may contact the Regional Certifying Office of the Department of Labor at the following address:
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The position has been filled. This posting is mandatory to meet a United States Department of Labor requirement. See the job posting for more details.

POSITION A probationary tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Finance are available in the Department of Accounting and Finance in the College of Business.  The department seeks dynamic candidates with expertise in all areas of finance.  Desired area for teaching is international finance.  This appointment carries an initial two-year appointment beginning with the 2020/2021 academic year, August 24, 2020. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate in Finance or related field with substantive research in Finance must be completed by March 1, 2021.  Professional certification, evidence of scholarly activity, ability to bring diverse perspectives, and relevant work experience are all considered assets. Applicants should demonstrate capacity for high quality teaching (as evidenced by teaching evaluations if available). Applicants must be able to legally work in the U.S. as of the first day of the contract.

DUTIES: Applicants will be expected to teach courses as assigned in the Department of Accounting and Finance, participate in research and scholarly activities consistent with AACSB expectations, provide advising to students as assigned, engage in service to the university and community, and participate in department, college, and university committee work.  Teaching in the MBA program is part of these positions as is teaching online (either undergraduate or MBA).

DEPARTMENT: The Department of Accounting and Finance offers comprehensive undergraduate majors in both accounting and finance. The present faculty consists of 11 full-time positions serving 450 accounting majors and 300 finance majors. The Department also provides instruction for the MBA and entrepreneurship programs of the College.

UNIVERSITY and EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1,200 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation.

The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications are submitted electronically. Please follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site: . You must create an account and login before you can apply.  If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login."  Click the link to the Accounting and Finance: Assistant/Associate Professor in Finance position (Job ID # 15848) and then click the "Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically.  Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.  Please be sure you have included the following in PDF format:

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vita
  • Unofficial graduate school transcript
  • Summary of student evaluations (if available)
  • Names and contact information for three references.

Please direct requests for additional information to:

Ms. Faith Bogstad

If you experience an error message when attempting to apply, please try applying directly through  Search for Job ID # 15848.

To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by November 4, 2019.  However, screening may continue until position is filled. 

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UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity, and inclusion.

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The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. §. 19.36(7).

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