Finance - Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2013-08-27

Faculty of Business and Information Technology - Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Finance - UOIT

Competition Number: UOIT13-315
Faculty of Business and Information Technology
Position Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (tenured or tenured-track) - Finance
Appointment Type: Continuing
Posting Date: August 26, 2013
Application Review Date: October 23, 2013

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) advances the discovery and application of knowledge through a technology-enriched learning environment and innovative programs responsive to the needs of students, and the evolving 21st-century workplace. UOIT promotes social engagement, fosters critical thinking, and integrates outcomes-based learning experiences inside and outside the classroom. We invite you to consider joining UOIT's globally trained faculty as we further our reputation for providing a leading-edge learning environment and delivering innovative research.

The Faculty of Business & Information Technology invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in Finance effective July 1, 2014. A completed PhD in Finance (or equivalent) is preferred but ABD will be considered. With the Faculty's focus on innovation and informatics, a demonstrated strength in fields related to quantitative finance would be advantageous. A record of excellence in research and teaching, or a demonstration of clear promise is required. Appointment is expected at the Assistant level, however applicants for a more senior appointment will be considered. This position is subject to budgetary approval.

The successful candidate will be expected to conduct active and innovative research programs and to teach at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. UOIT provides a technology-enhanced learning environment utilizing laptop computers and wireless connectivity, UOIT seeks faculty who strive to explore and develop new pedagogies. Integration in the curriculum of the relevant technology and software for the discipline is required.

The Faculty offers honour undergraduate degrees in Commerce (with major/minor in accounting, finance, human resource management and marketing) and Information Technology (with majors in game development and entrepreneurship, networking and IT security). We offer the MBA, and the Master of IT Security (MITS) degree, and a unique combination of the MBA/MITS. MSc and PhD programs in Computer Science are offered jointly by the Faculties of Business and IT, Engineering and Science. Information about the Faculty of Business and IT can be found at: http://businessandit.uoit.ca

Applications will be accepted until October 23, 2013 or until a suitable candidate is found. Applicants should submit in electronic format, a covering letter; a curriculum vitae including a list of publications; a statement of teaching interests; an outline of present and future research agendas; and 3 letters of recommendation. Applications for the rank of full professor require 4 letters of recommendation. All application materials and letters of recommendation must be submitted to careers@uoit.ca with competition number UOIT 13-315 and the applicant's name in the subject line.

This position falls within the bargaining unit represented by the UOIT Faculty Association and will be subject to the terms and conditions of the collective agreement between the University and the UOIT Faculty Association. The collective agreement may be found on the Human Resources section of our website.

UOIT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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