Instructor Of Finance

Ithaca, New York, United States

Job description

Department: Finance/International Business

School/Parent Organization: School of Business

Division: Provost and Educational Affairs Division

Employment Category: Fulltime-Regular

Academic Year: 2019-2020

Academic Semester
Fall 2019 and Spring 2020

Anticipated start date: 08/16/2019

If temporary, expected end date

Faculty Status: Non-Tenure Eligible, Notice (NTEN)

Position/Job Summary

The Ithaca College School of Business invites applications for a full-time Instructor of Finance position to begin August 16, 2019. This is a non-tenure eligible, three-year renewable appointment. Duties include teaching assigned classes in the areas of general business, asset and wealth management at the undergraduate level. It is expected that a faculty member will participate actively and cooperatively in activities generally considered the responsibility of a full-time faculty, teaching, advising professional engagement and service.

Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas.

Position/Job Qualifications

CFA or other professional designation with recent industry experience in the areas of investment and asset allocation preferred. We prefer candidates who have a record of successful college teaching and who share our commitment to professional preparation within the context of an interdisciplinary and immersive liberal arts education. Recent CFA or recent MBA/ABDdoctoral candidates in finance or related subjects such as financial economics are welcome to apply.

Work authorization (select one):
Visa sponsorship will be considered for this position

College description

At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.

We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.

We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.

When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.

Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.

To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at

FLSA Status: Exempt

Is this position eligible for benefits?: Yes

Is this position covered by the SEIU?

Vacancy ID: F2108

How to apply

Interested applicants must apply online at and attach a resume, cover letter, and the names of three references. Questions about the online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.

Ithaca College strives to become the standard of excellence for residential comprehensive colleges, fostering intellect, creativity, and character in an active, student-centered learning community.