Trinity University — Visiting Assistant Professor for Finance and Decision Sciences

The Department of Finance and Decision Sciences of Trinity University invites applications for 2 positions as Visiting Assistant Professor, effective January 2020. This is a full time, non- tenure-track position on a one-year renewable contract.

We are looking for candidates with:


  • A terminal degree (Ph.D., DBA) from a reputable university / AACSB accredited Business School in one of the following areas (ABDs with estimated completion date on or before 12/31/2019 will also be considered):
    1.  Information Systems
    2.  Operations Management
    3.  Operations Research
    4.  Mathematics
    5.  Statistics
    6.  Business Analytics
    7.  Applied mathematics
    8.  Actuarial Science
    9.  Or some other closely related area
  • Demonstrated willingness to work in a liberal arts university that values diversity, interdisciplinary scholarship, experiential learning and international engagement
  • A recent excellent teaching record documented with original student evaluations
  • Ability and willingness to teach at least three out of the following courses:
    • Fundamentals of Information Systems
    • Operations Management
    • Statistics for Business and Economics
    • Business Analytics


  • A minimum of three years corporate work experience in the areas mentioned above or related fields
  • Documented experience teaching diverse student populations

The position requires:

  • Teaching twelve credit hours per semester (equivalent approximately to four sections per semester or a“4+4 load”, with a total of twelve contact hours per week). Typically no more than two different preparations per semester
  • Participating in limited service to the Department and University
  • Flexibility to teach other courses as directed by the Department’s needs
  • Research activity is preferred but not expected

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