Faculty Position in Finance


Cox School of Business

Faculty Position in Finance


SMU’s Cox School of Business invites applications for an Assistant Professor or higher rank position in Finance. The ideal candidate should exhibit promise for high quality research and teaching as well as a Ph.D. in Finance, or a related field. The Finance Department offers courses in the School’s BBA, MBA, MS and EMBA programs. The position will begin Fall 2019.


The Cox School is a nationally ranked business school located in Dallas, Texas, the premier business center in the US Southwest. The Finance Department has a well-respected research faculty and excellent relations with the corporate and business community, providing a unique and exciting environment for high-quality research. The School offers a collegial working environment, generous faculty support and outstanding facilities. The DFW Metroplex has a relatively low cost of living as well as myriad cultural and recreational activities.


Applicants should provide a curriculum vitae, examples of written work, three letters of reference, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Priority will be given to applications received by November 1, 2018 although the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.  The Finance faculty will be conducting initial interviews at the 2019 American Finance Association Annual Meeting, January 4-6, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.


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Hiring is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a background check.


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