Position Overview: The Girard School of Business at Merrimack College is seeking applicants for the position of Adjunct Lecturer in Finance for multiple undergraduate and graduate level courses for Spring 2021 and future semesters. All applicants will be teaching in dual modality - teaching some students face to face and some simultaneously online via Zoom. Unless specified, all applicants must be available to teach in person. The Spring 2021 semester runs February 1st, 2021 until May 12th, 2020.
BUS2215 Managerial Finance
FIN4436 Income Tax and Estate Planning
FIN5050 Finance Concepts
FIN5410 Corporate Finance and Valuation
FIN5430 Quant and Factor Investing
GMGT5150 Financial Measurement
Qualifications: Master’s degree in business or related area, Ph.D. preferred. College teaching experience preferred, although related work experience may be considered.
Application materials should include only:
Applications should include resume/vita, cover letter with availability, syllabi (if applicable), and teaching evaluations (past two years only).
In your cover letter please specify which course(s) you are applying for and your availability (days and times). Undergraduate courses are taught Monday/Wednesday/Friday between 8:00 AM - 3:15 PM in one hour and 15-minute meeting increments; Tuesday/Thursday between 8:00AM and 6:00PM in one hour and 50-minute meeting increments; Monday/Wednesday between 3:30PM and 5:20PM. We offer occasional evening classes starting at 6:00 PM for one hour and 50 minutes twice a week. Online 4 credit graduate courses are offered in 8-week sessions. Courses are a combination of synchronous and asynchronous teaching. Synchronous live sessions are held in the evening once a week.
About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 4800 undergraduates and graduate students from 32 states and 37 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack is one the fastest growing educational institutions in the country and has steadily climbed up U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of Best Colleges, coming in 46th out of 170 schools ranked in the Regional Universities North category. Merrimack is also listed as one of the top 10 most innovative schools and is placed 35th for best undergraduate teaching programs among schools in this U.S. News category.
Merrimack college is committed to building a culturally and racially diverse community, based on the values of diversity, equity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. Candidates are encouraged to describe in their application previous activities or interests related to equity, diversity, and inclusion, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.
This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Date Posted: 10/5/20