Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance (Macon Campus)

Position ID: 37762
Middle Georgia State University
School of Business
Branch Campus: 
Macon Campus
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 


Assistant/Associate Professor Of Finance

DEPARTMENT: School of Business
JOB TYPE: Full Time

The School of Business at Middle Georgia State University (MGA) invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor to teach and conduct research in the area of Finance (rank will be determined by qualifications of the successful applicant). This is a 10-month faculty position.

RESPONSIBILITIES: MGA’s primary mission is teaching. Courses are delivered in face-to-face, online, hybrid, and video-conferenced formats. The School offers a Bachelor of Science in Business degree and a Master of Science in Management degree. The successful candidate will:

• Provide excellent teaching to undergraduate students in a variety of delivery formats, this will likely include teaching on multiple campuses and possibly being primarily assigned to our Cochran or Dublin campus

• Conduct primarily applied and pedagogical research in Finance leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals to maintain Scholarly Academic status

• Engage in service to the School, University, and community

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Possess an earned PhD or DBA in Finance from a regionally accredited institution (ABD will be considered with a firm completion date no later than August 2018). Be Scholarly Academic based on AACSB Standards. Demonstrated teaching excellence. Commitment to production of scholarship in peer reviewed publications. Excellent written and spoken English communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Possess an earned PhD in Finance from an AACSB-accredited institution. Basic understanding of AACSB 2013 standards. Demonstrated record or strong potential for scholarship in peer reviewed publications. Experience with online, hybrid, and/or other alternative delivery formats is preferred. Prior teaching and business experience.

SALARY: Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Monday, January 15, 2018.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE/TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “Assist/Assoc Prof Finance Macon”. Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Faculty application (please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to obtain your faculty application); a letter of interest which includes salary requirements; curriculum vitae; philosophy of teaching; four professional references and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts of all institutions attended. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

A Unit of the University System of Georgia


CIP Discipline Code: 
Finance, General
Degree Levels: 
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Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
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University System of Georgia
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