Summary: FACULTY POSITION IN FINANCE
The C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston seeks qualified applicants at all
levels for tenured/ tenure track faculty positions in the Department of Finance, starting the fall of
2011. Junior candidates should exhibit promise for high-quality research, while senior candidates
should have a strong publications record in the top finance and economics journals.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL & DEPARTMENT
The Finance department and the Bauer College of Business are in the midst of a vigorous growth
phase, building on a transforming $40 million gift. The department has been successful in attracting
an excellent faculty. We were recently ranked #8 on the Faculty Scholarly Productivity (FSP) Index
of Academic Analytics. The department faculty has also recently been successful in placing a
relatively large number of papers in top finance and economics journals. (Visit
www.bauer.uh.edu/departments/finance for details.)
With 4600 undergraduate students, and 1200 graduate students, the College offers B.B.A. and MBA
degrees, MS degrees in accountancy and finance, and Ph.D. degrees in business. The Ph.D. program
has also seen a substantial uplift, in tandem with the growth of resources and the faculty.
We also have innovative finance-driven executive and certification programs. The AIM Center for
Investment Management is a state of the art trading laboratory, classroom, and research facility, and
houses the Cougar Investment Fund, LLC, a student-managed investment fund. The Global Energy
Management Institute is an excellent finance education and research resource for the energy industry
with active support of corporate members.