The University of Northern Iowa's Department of Finance seeks applications for a one-year term position as Instructor of Finance, starting August 2021. Primary teaching responsibilities include four sections per semester. This individual will be involved in course coordination, student recruitment, and retention activities. In addition, Instructors are expected to engage in service to the department. Applicants will find a collegial and inclusive work environment and a faculty actively engaged and committed to the growth and continuous improvement of the real estate and finance programs.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high-quality education, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. We have a bold vision that we will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally. As we advance our work to become an equity-oriented institution and realize our vision, we seek to elevate the diversity of our faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges and to build an inclusive teaching and learning environment. Equity vision hires will be supported by faculty on campus who are working to reimagine our curriculum and pedagogy and to build equitable practices for tenure and promotion; policy review, development and implementation; and student retention, persistence, and success. They will be welcomed to join these efforts.
Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral sciences with advanced degrees available in many programs. The University’s attractive size, approximately 10,000 students, allows UNI to offer faculty, facilities, and academic choices characteristic of a much larger university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus. UNI has been recognized for the past 18 years as one of the "Best Midwest Universities" by U.S. News & World Report. Located in Cedar Falls/Waterloo, the campus is comprised of more than 40 buildings on 940 acres. For more information, visit www.uni.edu.
The successful candidate must hold an ABD or above in Finance from a nationally or internationally recognized university.
Required qualifications include a record of excellence in teaching at the university level; and demonstrated organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.
Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Finance; recent experience teaching Finance courses at the undergraduate level at an AACSB accredited university; online teaching experience; and evidence of teaching, and/or service that positively advances issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Applications received by June 23, 2021 will receive full consideration. To apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu/. Inquiries may be sent to Brett Olsen at 319-273-2396 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Pre-employment background checks required.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University is a tobacco-free campus.
Type of Employment: Full-Time
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