Assistant/Associate Professor Smeal College of Business Finance Department

Penn State

University Park, PA

ID: 7111582
Posted: September 23, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Finance of The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) seeks to fill one or more tenured faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate rank beginning in Fall 2023.

A successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. in Finance or a related field. Experienced applicants who wish to be considered at the Associate level should have an established record of producing high quality, scholarly research published in the top journals in Finance. Applicants at the Assistant level should hold a completed Ph.D. by the time of the appointment and demonstrate the ability to conduct quality research capable of publication in the best journals in the field.

Faculty members are expected to pursue an active research program, perform undergraduate and graduate teaching, supervise graduate students, and engage in service activities.

To apply for this position, candidates are to apply directly on-line and submit the following documents as PDF files:
• vita
• copies of representative working papers
• teaching evaluations (when applicable)
• names of references or letters of reference

To receive full consideration, applications should be completed by December 1, 2022. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. More information about the Department and the Smeal College of Business is available at For questions about the application process and portal, please contact Kayla Horting ( [email protected] ), 814-863-0486.

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Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.


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