Endowed Chair Job Announcement.
Job Description & Qualification
The University of Richmond invites applications for the Patricia A. and George W. Wellde, Jr. Distinguished Chair in Finance at the rank of Full Professor to begin in the 2023-24 academic year.
“Dr. John Earl will be attending the EFMA conference in July and he will be available all day at the conference on Thursday, July 30th for any questions candidates may have. Dr. Earl is the Chair of our Finance Department.”
Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in finance or economics with a strong record of research, teaching, and service. Candidates should have an international reputation in finance, with a research record that shows sustained and on-going efforts, as evidenced by:
• An exceptional record of publications in highly-ranked finance or economics journals, sufficient for tenure at the rank of full professor;
• A demonstrated record of effective teaching;
• An impact in the profession in terms of citations and professional activities (e.g., conference presentations, editorial board, or editorship roles);
• A history of successful student supervision and support for colleagues;
• A demonstrated willingness to provide service to the university and profession.
How to Apply
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals—particularly tenured associate or full professors at major universities. The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of difference in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages applications that are in keeping with this commitment. For more information on the school, department of finance and its programs, please go to https://robins.richmond.edu.
Applicants must apply through the university’s on-line employment service website online athttp://jobs.richmond.edu or by contacting Professor Raymond P.H. Fishe at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include: 1) a cover letter addressing your interest in the position, 2) a current curriculum vitae, 3) examples of recent research, such as publications in the past three years or recent working papers, and 4) statement of teaching philosophy and examples of teaching effectiveness (e.g., student evaluations, teaching awards, etc.), Candidates for this position may be asked, at a later date, to provide the names and contact information for three references who will be asked to submit letters of recommendation. Application review will commence in July 2022 and continue until the position is filled. We also plan to conduct in-person interviews at the 2022 FMA meetings in Atlanta and the 2023 AFA meetings in New Orleans.