Jobs at Gatton

As the University for Kentucky, UK is educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in its 150-year history. For 95 years, UK’s Gatton College of Business and Economics has been "Building What's Possible" - preparing principled leaders for the global economy, producing high quality, influential research, and supporting economic growth in Kentucky and beyond. Accredited by the AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), Gatton proudly offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional business and economics degrees. Housed inside the $65 million state-of-the-art Gatton College building, the college accommodates the fastest growing enrollment on UK’s campus, expected to reach 4,000 students by 2020. Through teaching, research, and outreach, the Gatton College has a direct, tangible influence on the lives of Kentucky’s citizens and people around the world.

The city of Lexington is a great place to live, learn and work. Serving as the healthcare, retail, cultural and entertainment center for both central and eastern Kentucky, Lexington features many of the advantages of a large city with the charm and hospitality of a small town. As one of the top cites in the nation for entrepreneurs and professionals, Lexington is conveniently within a day's drive of two-thirds of the population of the United States. In this vibrant city nestled among world famous horse country, UK’s campus is just minutes from exciting nightlife, art galleries, live music, parks, shopping and more.


Assistant or Associate Professor in Economics

Department: Economics

Salary: Commensurate

The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at either the advanced assistant or associate level. 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. The successful candidate may be ABD with expected completion of PhD by Fall 2020 or a PhD in economics or related field. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus on Industrial Organization. We seek faculty with an appointment at the associate (with tenure) or advanced assistant professor (tenure track) rank. The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishment and teaching.

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Lecturer, Department of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

The Department of Finance and Quantitative Methods at the University of Kentucky seeks to hire a full-time lecturer. The successful candidate would have prior teaching experience. Wall Street (or similar) experience is desirable but not required. Ph.D. degree in finance is desirable but not required. The primary job responsibility will be teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in finance. The projected start date is August of 2020, and the position will be open until filled.

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Lecturer, Von Allmen School of Accountancy

Department: Accountancy

Salary: Commensurate

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 Fall, 2020. Contract is for two years and renewable. The successful candidate will have prior professional accounting and teaching experience. A Master’s Degree in Accounting or a related field and a CPA are required. Experience with Tableau and Alteryx and an aptitude to learn related programs is necessary. Primary responsibilities include teaching classes in accounting systems and data analytics. The ideal candidate would also be able to teach introduction to financial accounting and managerial accounting, as needed. Other duties will include advising student organizations, supervising internships and the development of data analytic projects for use in other financial, audit, tax and managerial courses.

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Assistant Professor of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

The University of Kentucky seeks to hire a tenure-track faculty member in finance. We will consider seasoned candidates at the assistant professor level. 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. Application review will begin immediately. The start date for the position is August 2020.

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Marketing

Department: Marketing and Supply Chain

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Feb 23

The Department of Marketing and Supply Chain at the University of Kentucky is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track position at the experienced Assistant or Associate Professor level with an anticipated start date of August 2020. The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in marketing or a related field. Preference will be given to those with a record of publishing in UT Dallas marketing journals, an active research pipeline, and an excellent record in the classroom. In addition, the individual must have the ability to teach personal selling or sales management courses, be interested in contributing to our forthcoming sales certificate program, and help lead our annual sales competition.

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