Lecturer Position Finance

The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications for a Lecturer in Finance to begin in Fall 2017.  We are looking for a colleague devoted to full-time teaching.  Salary is competitive and the appointment will be toward indefinite status (the equivalent of tenure-track for a lecturer position).

The primary responsibilities in this position will be to provide teaching excellence in Finance at the Lubar School of Business for a four (4) course load per semester.  Additionally, the selected candidate will be willing to potentially teach some classes in an online format and contribute to the mission of the Lubar School by mentoring and advising students, and providing service to the area and School through committee service and other shared governance activities.

Qualified candidates will possess a Ph.D. in Business or a related field with specialization in Finance or Economics.  Required qualifications also include demonstrated teaching excellence in the Finance area.  Preferred qualifications include excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience forming lasting partnerships with members of the Business Community.  Candidates with anticipated Ph.D. completion by August 2017 will also be considered.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a premier public metropolitan university committed to academic excellence.  Located in the commercial and industrial hub of Wisconsin, the campus is in a pleasant residential neighborhood only a few blocks from Lake Michigan.  UW-Milwaukee is one of the two “doctoral cluster” campuses in the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System with a student enrollment close to 26,000.  The Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business has been continuously accredited since 1970 by AACSB International.  It offers BBA, MBA, Executive MBA, MS and PhD degree programs.  With doctorates from some of the country’s leading universities, full-time faculty bring an impressive range of expertise to the Lubar School.  Additionally, the Lubar School faculty research has gained national and international recognition, and our MBA and undergraduate programs are recognized regionally and nationally for excellence.  Further information is available at our Web site: http://www.lubar.uwm.edu/

Candidates seeking consideration must apply at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/25845 and submit application materials electronically to include: cover letter and curriculum vitae with information on courses taught, teaching evaluations, and status of dissertation with anticipated schedule for completion if applicable.  Also provide a list of three references with contact information to include postal addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers with your application.  Review of applications will begin February 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  However, applications received after February 14, 2017, may not receive consideration. 

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is an AA/EEO employer committed to increasing diversity in recruitment and retention and advancing our University as an inclusive campus.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status.  Under Wisconsin’s open records law, request for confidentiality will be honored, except that the names and titles of all finalists must be disclosed upon request.  All finalists for this position will require a criminal records review consistent with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act.  For information relating to the UWM Campus Security Report, see www.cleryact.uwm.edu or contact the Office of Student Life at (414) 229-4632 for a paper copy.

For questions about this position or further information contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Valeriy Sibilkov at 414-229-4369 or sibilkov@uwm.edu