Jobs at Gatton

College Project Manager Senior

Department: Dean's Office

Salary: $48,526 – 80,059/year

Last Day to Apply: Oct 23

Position Details:

The University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business & Economics is seeking a motivated and innovative project management professional and experienced events strategist to direct the vision that shapes how people experience the Gatton College of Business and Economics and provide a consistent professional image for all Gatton users. Manage, coordinate and organize college special projects and events, especially those relating to fundraising, student recruitment and corporate relations. Manage high-profile projects for the dean and college leadership, develop and maintain budgets, assign work to events crew and other project staff across the college, and develop new initiatives to shape a consistent, professional experience for internal and external college constituents. Oversee space usage for the 240,000 square foot Gatton College facility, and ensure all projects are aligned with college brand standards, strategies and messages.

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Assistant Professor of Economics

Department: Economics

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of assistant professor. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. The successful candidate must show promise for exceptional scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

For more information about the Economics department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics.

In order to be considered a candidate, you will need to complete the following two steps.

  1. Complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system and upload a CV and cover letter.
  2. Submit your job market materials to https://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants will also need to arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted through this site.

Applicants should endeavor to provide their materials prior to November 15, 2017 for consideration of interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. However, consideration of applications will continue until the positions are filled.

For questions regarding the application process, please email shall1@uky.edu.

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Associate or Full Professor of Economics

Department: Economics

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of associate or full professor. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. Preferred candidates include senior faculty with an appointment at the associate or full professor level (with tenure). The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

For more information about the Economics department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics.

In order to be considered a candidate, you will need to complete the following two steps.

  1. Complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system and upload a CV and cover letter.
  2. Submit your job market materials to https://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants will also need to arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted through this site.

Applicants should endeavor to provide their materials prior to November 15, 2017 for consideration of interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. However, consideration of applications will continue until the positions are filled

For questions regarding the application process, please email shall1@uky.edu.

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Lecturer, Von Allmen School of Accountancy

Department: Accountancy

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The Von Allmen School of Accountancy in the Gatton College of Business and Economics seeks to fill a full-time, non-tenure track, Lecturer position, beginning in the Spring, 2018. Contract is for two years and renewable. The successful candidate would have prior professional accounting and teaching experience. Minimal credential are Masters and CPA, with preference for PhD in accounting. The primary job responsibility will be teaching classes to undergraduates and Masters students in areas including, but not limited to, advanced financial accounting, financial statement analysis, and intermediate accounting. Other duties will include advising student organizations and supervising internships.

Applications will begin to be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For additional information, please contact Professor Urton Anderson. Please note that, to be considered an applicant, a nomination form must be submitted through the UK Jobs site.

Please include, along with nomination form:

  • Updated curriculum vita
  • Letter of interest

Also provide the names and contact information for at least two references when prompted in the application. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

For more information about the department, feel free to visit our website: http://gatton.uky.edu/faculty-research/departments/von-allmen-school-accountancy

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Assistant Professor of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The University of Kentucky is currently seeking an Assistant Professor in the Department of Finance. Applications are invited from candidates with outstanding quantitative and communications skills and a demonstrated capacity for high-level research. Applicants should have an expectation of publishing in the JF, JFE, and/or RFS or comparable outlets. Support for this position will come from the newly established John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise, and the appointee will play a role in the growth and development of the Institute. Application review will begin in November 2017, and we will interview at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia in January 2018. The start date for the position is August 2018.

Department
The Finance Department at UK has a highly productive core of research-oriented faculty that have published extensively in top finance journals. The department has a vibrant PhD program and hosts an annual, boutique conference (For past programs see: http://www.uky.edu/financeconference). Salary and teaching load are competitive with leading public universities.

Location
UK is located in Lexington, which is in the heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region. Lexington frequently ranks near the top of many ‘Best Cities’ lists, including Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Atlantic.

Applications must include the following: a letter of application (upload under cover letter), evidence of ongoing research (upload under Specific Request 1), and a curriculum vitae. Please provide the names and contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

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Associate or Full Professor of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The University of Kentucky is currently seeking candidates for an Associate or Full Professor in Finance. Applications are invited from candidates with outstanding quantitative and communications skills and a demonstrated capacity for high-level research. Applicants should have an expectation of publishing in the JF, JFE, and/or RFS or comparable outlets. An endowed chair is a possibility for an exceptionally qualified candidate. Application review will begin in November 2017, and we will interview at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia in January 2018. The start date for the position is August 2018.

Department
The Finance Department at UK has a highly productive core of research-oriented faculty that have published extensively in top finance journals. The department has a vibrant PhD program and hosts an annual, boutique conference (For past programs see: http://www.uky.edu/financeconference). Salary and teaching load are competitive with leading public universities.

Location
UK is located in Lexington, which is in the heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region. Lexington frequently ranks near the top of many ‘Best Cities’ lists, including Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Atlantic.

Applications must include the following: a letter of application (upload under cover letter), evidence of ongoing research (upload under Specific Request 1), and a curriculum vitae.

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