Department of Finance

Finance Faculty Recruiting

FACULTY POSITION IN FINANCE

The C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston seeks qualified applicants at all levels for a tenured / tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Finance, starting in the fall of 2015. Junior candidates should exhibit promise for high-quality research, while senior candidates should have a strong publication record in the top finance and economics journals.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE & DEPARTMENT

The Finance department and the Bauer College of Business continue on a path of consistent growth. The department has been successful in attracting excellent researchers at the senior and junior levels, and in placing a relatively large number of papers in top finance and economics journals. The department was recently ranked #8 on the Faculty Scholarly Productivity Index of Academic Analytics. (For details, visit the department website at www.bauer.uh.edu/departments/finance)

With 4200 undergraduate students, and 1200 graduate students, the College offers BBA and MBA degrees, MS degrees in accountancy and finance, and Ph.D. degrees in business. The Ph.D. program has also seen a substantial uplift, in tandem with the growth of resources and the faculty.

We also have innovative finance-driven executive and certification programs. The AIM Center for Investment Management is a state of the art trading laboratory, classroom, and research facility, and houses the Cougar Investment Fund, LLC, a student-managed investment fund. The Global Energy Management Institute is an excellent finance education and research resource for the energy industry with active support of corporate members. The UH Bauer Real Estate Program is a joint initiative by the Bauer College and Houston's practicing real estate professional community. It offers a robust array of academic course work and practice based internships to prepare students for professional careers in real estate development.

Houston offers a great professional and personal environment. It is the Energy capital of the World, and the home to more Fortune 500 corporations than any other city except New York. The cost of living enables a high quality of life, where one can have suburban living in the heart of a great metropolis.

The University of Houston is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Apply at http://finrecruit.bauer.uh.edu/rif/recruit/create/

Interviews will be conducted at the AFA meetings.