Lecturer, Finance

Updated: 7 days ago
Location: Bentley, KANSAS
Job Type: FullTime

Job Description Summary

The Finance department at Bentley University seeks applications for the position of Lecturer of Finance, to begin in January 2023. With a strong faculty of teacher-scholars, Bentley strives to lead higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate ethics and social responsibility. Providing a stimulating academic community for both faculty and students, Bentley supports its faculty as they bring their industry experience and real world understanding into the classroom. We seek qualified faculty who represent diverse backgrounds, interests and talents and share a commitment to high ethical standards and a willingness to embrace challenge and change.

The Finance department at Bentley University seeks applications for the position of Lecturer of Finance, to begin in January 2023. With a strong faculty of teacher-scholars, Bentley strives to lead higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate ethics and social responsibility. Providing a stimulating academic community for both faculty and students, Bentley supports its faculty as they bring their industry experience and real world understanding into the classroom. We seek qualified faculty who represent diverse backgrounds, interests and talents and share a commitment to high ethical standards and a willingness to embrace challenge and change.

The Finance department offers an array of courses supporting BS Finance, MS Finance, and MBA (Finance concentration) degrees at Bentley. We also support the Advanced Standing in Finance program (https://www.bentley.edu/academics/undergraduate-programs/advanced-standing-programs ) where some of our top students pursue the BS and MS degrees at Bentley. The department actively engages with students outside the classroom through initiatives and support of student organizations including the Bentley Investment Group (https://www.bentley.edu/centers/trading-room/bentley-investment-group ), Bentley Sustainable Investment Group (https://smesg6.wixsite.com/bsig ), the Lab for Economics, Accounting, and Finance (https://www.bentley.edu/centers/leaf ), and the Trading Room at the Hughey Center for Financial Services (https://www.bentley.edu/centers/trading-room ) to name a few examples. For more information about the Finance faculty, please see faculty profiles at: https://www.bentley.edu/academics/departments/finance .

Candidates should have a minimum of a Masters degree in finance or a related field and should be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching. We have a strong preference for candidates with teaching experience in Finance at both the undergraduate and graduate-level (MBA/MS programs) and for candidates with ability to teach advanced corporate finance and investments courses, including courses in fixed income and FinTech. Salary is competitive. Application materials should be submitted through Bentley's on-line employment site at https://bentley.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/faculty .

Special Instructions to Applicants:

For full consideration, candidates should submit the following as part of the application:

  • Cover Letter indicating why the candidate is a good fit at Bentley and its Finance department.

  • Curriculum Vitae including names of three references

  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness including a statement of teaching philosophy and pedagogical approach

  • Diversity Statement: The diversity statement should be one-to-two pages and speak to your experience with diversity (i.e., gender, race, ethnicity, age, religious or other backgrounds) and/or inclusion (all members of an organization are valued, respected, and have influence) and how it relates to your work experience, teaching, or service. Bentley University recognizes that your individual exposure to diversity is a function of your background. We value those from relatively homogenous cultural contexts as well as those from diverse cultural contexts, whether in the U.S. or internationally, where diversity may take on different forms.

Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

DIVERSITY STATEMENT

Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.


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