Faculty position online : Finance

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  1. Hokiephile

    Hokiephile New Member

    #3071 – Online Professor of Finance, College of Business and Public Management

    The College of Business and Public Management at the University of La Verne is seeking an online Professor of Finance beginning as soon as possible. The ideal candidates will have a commitment to excellence in teaching and interest or experience in corporate finance and one other area such as investment, financial markets and institutions, and international finance. This non-tenure track position involves teaching both undergraduate and graduate online finance courses. Candidates must have an earned doctorate in Finance or a related field from an accredited institution. Professional experience is highly desirable.

    This position does not require the faculty presence on campus at any time during the academic year. The teaching load is six online courses per academic year. The selected candidate is expected to teach finance courses in both our Bachelor program in Business Administration and our existing online Master in Business Administration with an expected start of fall 2011. Teaching online at the University of La Verne College of Business and Public Management requires the faculty to use Blackboard and integrate technology in their classroom. Candidates with no teaching experience will not be considered and preference will be given to those with online teaching experience.

    In addition to teaching, the selected candidate is expected to serve on the online curriculum committee and to help in designing and updating online finance courses.

    The University of La Verne is an independent, comprehensive, doctoral granting institution in southern California with a strong emphasis on teaching excellence and a commitment to both traditional-aged and adult students, and a growing emphasis on research and publications. The faculty member selected will have an opportunity to join a growing, committed faculty and to play a key role in planning the future direction and growth of the online programs within the College of Business and Public Management. The main campus is located in La Verne, a small town of 34,000 people, 35 miles from downtown Los Angeles, and nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. Candidates are encouraged to visit our website at University of La Verne.

    Interested candidates should submit a current vita, letter of interest including teaching philosophy and goals, teaching evaluations, and contact information for at least three professional references in Word or PDF format only to [email protected], or mail to: Human Resources, University of La Verne, 1950 Third Street, La Verne, CA 91750. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

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