Assistant Professor of Finance



Job description

Monmouth, OR

Recruitment Number: F1901

Application Deadline: Review of applications begins March 4, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

The Division of Business and Economics invites applications for a tenure track position in Finance at the Assistant Professor level to begin fall term, 2019. Duties include teaching/instruction, scholarly research and service to the university.

· PhD in Finance or a related business filed with extensive work in Finance from an AACSB accredited institution. (ABD will be considered for application, but the position requires completion of all doctorial requirements by September 16, 2019)

Start Date: September 16, 2019

Contact Information: Questions regarding this position may be directed to Dr. Hamid Bahari-Kashani, Division Chair, at (503)838-8421. Interested applicants can learn more about Western Oregon University at: and the Division of Business and Economics at: .

For questions regarding the application process or to submit your application documents, please contact Human Resources at 503-838-8552 or

How to apply

You may submit all materials online at

Required application materials (PDF preferred):
· A WOU Faculty Application Form (available at
· Letter of interest that addresses each qualification of the position. Please include how your experience, education, and/or training might help us build a more inclusive, collaborative, and diverse community.
· Current curriculum vita
· Names and complete contact information for three (3) references
· Unofficial copy of transcripts for highest degree

As an alternative, you may submit application materials to:
F1901, Asst. Professor of Finance
Western Oregon University
Human Resources Office
345 N. Monmouth Ave
Monmouth, OR 97361

-OR- E-mail as an attachment to -OR- Fax to 503-838-8144.

Western Oregon University (WOU) is a mid-sized public comprehensive university located in the Monmouth-Independence area, the heart of Oregon’s lush Willamette Valley. The University serves a large number of first-generation college students. WOU has received national recognition for its commitment and success in serving students. In 2014 Western Oregon University was ranked highest in the Pacific Northwest and 85th in the nation for economic value and employability of its graduates, by Educate to Career, Inc. The campus is about 20 minutes from Salem, the state’s capital, about 75 minutes from Portland, the state’s cultural hub, and a short drive from the Oregon coast, mountains, and other scenic areas. The university is located in an increasingly diverse, bilingual, and rural area in the Willamette Valley. Our student body of about 5200 undergraduate and 400 graduate students enjoys the vibrant and close-knit intellectual community of a leading liberal arts college.

Western Oregon University (WOU), steadily emerging as a leading comprehensive public liberal arts institution, is committed to changing lives, strengthening communities and transforming our world. Located in the Monmouth-Independence area, the heart of Oregon’s lush Willamette Valley, WOU is about 20 minutes from Salem, the state’s capital and about 75 minutes from Portland, the state’s cultural hub.