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Assistant Teaching Professor - Undergraduate Finance

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant Teaching Professor - Undergraduate Finance
Requisition Number FTFR000903
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 12/23/2016

The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position as an Assistant Teaching Professor in our Undergraduate Programs. The faculty member will play a leading role in developing and maintaining a high quality curriculum in Finance for our AACSB accredited programs.

This full-time faculty member, starting July 1st, will teach courses throughout the academic year and will work closely with the program office to provide continuing program development and oversight. In addition, will lead and coordinate the work of adjunct faculty in the area of Finance via virtual and face-to-face meetings.

Actual course load may vary with other responsibilities, which include, but are not limited to the following:
• Teaching, student advising, and developing course content and materials.
• Participate in the curriculum development and monitoring process.
• Make recommendations for additions to, or upgrading of, curriculum, course materials, equipment, and textbooks.
• Share course materials and insights with other faculty members.
• Participate in Advisory Board and/or other committee meetings.
• Keep up to date and in contact with local employer regarding appropriateness of course/program content.
• Participate in faculty recruitment and mentoring.
• Supporting admissions and recruitment.


• The position requires a terminal degree in finance or managerial economics
• Strong record of teaching experience at the undergraduate level is required
• Documented success record of teaching online with a commitment to teaching excellence and a high-level of student service
• Substantial real-world professional experience within the field is highly desirable.
• Evidence of ability to publish in peer-reviewed journals in the field is required.
• Candidates must demonstrate the ability or willingness to use tools for hosting virtual meetings.

Additional Information

Northeastern University is a global, experiential and leading research university, built on a tradition of engagement with business, industry and communities to create a distinctive approach to education, research and service. Located in one of the most beautiful cities in the U.S., Boston is vibrant and stimulating and provides exciting opportunities to grow, learn and to make significant contributions.

The College of Professional Studies offers innovative and flexible programs that allow adult learners and working professionals to complete their degrees. CPS offers associate, bachelor’s degree, certificate programs and post-baccalaureate programs in fast-growing fields such as biotechnology, leadership, business administration, finance, project management, information technology and management. Degrees are delivered in full or part-time formats and courses are offered in a variety of on-campus and online options.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Other

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