The Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance in the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach in the Certified Financial Planning track in our undergraduate finance major. The successful candidate will be a CFP with business experience and hold an appropriate Master’s degree. This position is non-tenure track and is renewable.
The mission of the WCBA is to prepare students to be successful business leaders. There is an emphasis on application of theory to practice and the professional development of our students. The selected individual will teach courses that support the CFP track and the Finance major, engage with the business community and the profession, and provide leadership for the CFP track. Active involvement with our students and the business community is required.
The Williamson College of Business Administration (WCBA) is housed in a state-of-the-art building and is comprised of the Department of Management & Marketing, The Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance, and the Department of Communication. The AACSB-accredited business programs include the BSBA with nine majors, the MBA, and the Master of Accountancy. There are 35 business faculty members, 1350 undergraduate business majors, 400 MBA students and 30 MAcc students. The WCBA has a dedicated Center for Undergraduate Student Services and Center for Career Management. The WCBA also houses the Small Business Development Center, recognized as one of the top SBDCs national-wide as well as the Export Assistance Network and the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).
Candidates must submit a letter of application, resume, statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, and names and contact info of three professional references (include in Other document). Official transcript is required at time of hiring
Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
At least a Master’s degree in business or a related field. Certified Financial Planner designation. Significant business experience in financial planning. Demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence and engagement with the business community.
Teaching experience is strongly preferred.
These are the job duties required for the position.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please upload a list containing contact information for three references to Other Document 1.
Transcript 1 – please upload all transcripts as one PDF file.
At the time of hire, all candidates must provide official transcripts. Official transcripts must be provided in an unopened, sealed envelope that bears the embossed or raised college seal, date
and Registrar’s signature.