University at Buffalo Full Professor, Finance Department in Buffalo, New York
Position Title: Full Professor, Finance Department
Posting Number: F230276
The School of Management (https://management.buffalo.edu/) at the University at Buffalo (State University of New York, SUNY at Buffalo), invites nominations and applications for one tenured faculty position at the rank of Full Professor (10 months) in the Department of Finance (https://management.buffalo.edu/faculty/academic-departments/finance.html) . This position will be expected to help significantly grow and shape the school’s research profile and provide excellent teaching in finance.
The successful candidate will have:
An outstanding record of influential scholarship as evidenced by a strong publication and citation record and be eligible for a tenured appointment at the rank of Full Professor at an AAU (Association of American Universities);
A demonstrated record of success as an academic leader and team builder, developing and enhancing research and educational relationships among faculty, alumni, and affiliated units;
A demonstrated record of excellence in teaching.
The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages (http://www.buffalo.edu/administrative-services/for-faculty-staff/benefits/state/uup.html) .
About the Department of Finance
The Finance Department at UB consists of 9 full-time faculty members with an impressive range of research and teaching expertise. Their expertise includes market microstructure, investments, asset pricing, and corporate finance.
About the School of Management
The profile and stature of the UB School of Management is on the rise. The school has been ranked by the Financial Times, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, and The Wall Street Journal for the quality of its programs and the return on investment it provides its graduates. Along with healthcare and entrepreneurship, the UB School of Management has identified leadership as a strategic priority. The UB School of Management is recognized for its emphasis on real-world learning, community and economic impact, and the global perspective of its faculty, students and alumni. For more information, please visit the UB School of Management (https://management.buffalo.edu/about/mission-vision.html) website.
The UB School of Management is located at UB’s main campus location just outside of Buffalo in Amherst, NY, a town with great public schools that has been ranked as one of the safest cities in America as well as one of the “Top 50 Places to Live” in the United States.
About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo (http://buffalo.edu/) .
The University at Buffalo is a premier research-intensive public university, a flagship institution in the State University of New York system, and its largest and most comprehensive campus. UB’s approximately 30,000 students pursue their academic interests through more than 300 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs. Founded in 1846, the University at Buffalo is a member of the Association of American Universities.
The University at Buffalo is in Buffalo, NY, which is located on Lake Erie, close to Niagara Falls, and a short distance from Toronto, Ontario, and other attractions, and is a city that features world-class art galleries and museums (American Style ranked Buffalo as the #1 arts destination for all mid-size cities), impressive architecture, and a wonderful series of parks and outdoor recreation areas. Buffalo is the 2nd largest city in New York State, has a vibrant downtown with an abundance of restaurants for every palette, and is an entertainment central.
Buffalo is home to iconic historical landmarks such as the Underground Railroad and has other diverse attractions, including the African American Cultural Center, Buffalo Black Achievers Museum, and the Seneca-Iroquois Museum National Museum. There are annual cultural events including the Juneteenth Festival, Festival of India, Egyptian Festival, Northwest Jazz Festival, and others. Buffalo is close to two significant wine growing regions-Niagara Escarpment and the Finger Lakes region. In addition, the Adirondack Mountains are half-a-day’s drive from Buffalo. Rich in natural resources and beauty, the Buffalo Niagara area is a four-season region that offers the best for seasonal sports enthusiasts. These features along with the economic and cultural revitalization being experienced by the city and surrounding region and its affordability, make the region highly attractive as evidenced by Buffalo’s top rankings in multiple categories as a place to live. For more information, please visit the UB Beautiful Buffalo Niagara (https://www.buffalo.edu/home/ub_at_a_glance/the-buffalo-niagara-region.html) website.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Doctoral degree (PhD) in a business discipline or related field.
A record of influential scholarship at a major research university.
A strong publication record in top journals in finance.
Leadership experience, including working with faculty across departments on interdisciplinary teams.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching.
Experience in mentoring both senior and junior faculty as well as graduate students.
An interest in developing the research and outreach capability of research and practice centers in finance.
Deadline for Applicants: Open Until Filled
Quicklink for Posting: 46295