first_imga letter of interestcurrent CVevidence of teaching effectiveness or work experiencelist of names, addresses, telephone numbers, and emailaddresses for three (3) references for confidential letters ofrecommendation to be requested. The Department of Finance and Economics in the AACSB-accreditedGary W. Rollins College of Business at the University of Tennesseeat Chattanooga (UTC) invites applications for a non-tenure trackLecturer in Finance position to begin August 1, 2021. Thisappointment is renewable each year given satisfactory performanceand budget.Applicants must minimally have a Master’s degree (e.g. MBA or MSFinance) with appropriate coursework in Finance and workexperience, or have a Ph.D. or DBA in Finance (or closely-relatedfield) or be in the ABD stage of their doctoral studies.Professional designations such as CFA or CFP are preferred.Strong candidates will have compelling evidence of teachingeffectiveness and/or relevant work experience, and excellent oraland written communication skills. Applicants must be able toprovide instruction in a variety of modalities, including online.The main teaching responsibilities will be in the areas ofCorporate Finance, International Finance and Real Estate Finance,and in working with Student Managed Funds. Candidates should bequalified to teach other Finance courses, if the need arises. Theteaching load is four classes per semester. In addition toteaching, the selected candidate is required to activelyparticipate in professional activities sufficient to maintainappropriate qualifications under AACSB standards.The Gary W. Rollins College of Business at the University ofTennessee at Chattanooga recently received the largestphilanthropic gift in the history of UTC from Gary W. Rollins andKathleen Rollins of Atlanta. The $40 million gift established theGary W. Rollins College of Business as the first named college atUTC. The Rollins College of Business is AACSB accredited at theundergraduate and graduate levels, serves approximately 2100students, and has a collegial faculty. The Finance program in theRollins College is the program of choice for students throughoutthe southern Tennessee and north Georgia regions. We strive for ourstudents to be Academically Prepared and Business World Ready. Thishigh-quality, competitive program offers students many uniquebenefits: a state-of-the-art Finance Lab with 10 Bloombergterminals, integrated classroom and technology-based experientiallearning and internships, a Student Success Center with dedicatedcareer advisors, business-world inspired curriculum design,industry speakers and field trips, including an annual trip to WallStreet. Students manage over $1.4 million through the SMILE Fundand two other portfolios. The Finance program is part of the CFAInstitute University Affiliation Program.Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until theposition is filled. Preference will be given to qualifiedcandidates who apply by January 17, 2021. Interviews will bescheduled in February via Zoom.Applicants should submit the following information within UTC’sonline application system for consideration: Applications must be submitted electronically through the UTCFaculty Career Site.The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is the second largestschool in the University of Tennessee System, serving a diversestudent body of more than 12,000 undergraduate and graduatestudents through five academic colleges. UTC offers a unique blendof private and public school traditions and is a driving force forachieving excellence, embracing diversity, inspiring positivechange, and enriching the community. Since its founding asChattanooga University in 1886, UTC has developed a reputation forexcellence built on an unusual blend of the private and publictraditions of American higher education.For more than 83 years, the university was a private school. In1969, UTC became part of the state university system. Today, UTC ison a journey to excellence – boldly embracing a passion forexcellence in all things and focused on changing lives andtransforming communities. The UTC commitment is to earn the trustand confidence of those we serve. Our goal is to make a differencein our community and in the lives of our students.Chattanooga, the fourth largest city in the state, is located inSoutheast Tennessee near the border of Georgia at the junction offour interstate highways. The city has received nationalrecognition for the renaissance of its beautiful downtown andredevelopment of its riverfront. Chattanooga also has the fastestinternet in the country. Home to the first Gig Internet in theUnited States, Chattanooga has a 100% fiber network that linksevery home and business in a 600-square mile area. Companies likeUnum, McKee, U.S. Xpress, Volkswagen, Coke and Amazon have chosento set up shop in Chattanooga. Attractions such as the TennesseeAquarium, Lookout Mountain, Civil War battlefield sites, theAfrican American Museum, and the Appalachian Trail bring thousandsof people to the area, as do events like the Riverbend Festival,Nightfall, Jazzanooga, the Creative Discovery Museum for Children,and the Southern Writers Conference. Chattanooga is the home to theseven-time NCAA Southern Conference Football Champions, TheUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga Mocs. People who love theoutdoors use Chattanooga as a base for hang-gliding, bass fishing,mountain climbing and caving expeditions; the beautiful SmokyMountains and Tennessee River support the greatest variety of floraof any area in the United States. Chattanooga also has a long andrich past with regard to diversity, which includes Native Americanheritage, Civil War history, and the Civil Rights movement.Chattanooga is also just a two-hour (or less) drive from Atlanta,Nashville, Knoxville, and Birmingham.The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/TitleIX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA. All qualified applicants will receiveequal consideration for employment and will not be discriminatedagainst on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion,sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, genderidentity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected veteranstatus.Qualifications :last_img

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