Job Details
Lane College - Jackson, TN
Full Time
Graduate Degree

Position:                       Assistant Professor of Finance

Department:                 Business

Reports to:                   Department Chair of Business

FSLA Classification:    Full-Time Exempt  

Remote Work:             Flexible Traditional Face-to-Face and Online Instruction

The Department of Business at Lane College is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Finance. 

Job Responsibilities: 

The Assistant Professor of Finance will work closely with the Department of Business Faculty to:

  • Develop student learning outcomes.
  • Create course objectives.
  • Implement and instruct students using various instructional modes for traditional, hybrid or online setting.
  • Execute teaching strategies, monitor and evaluate student progress, and maintain accurate student records.
  • Advise and mentor students.
  • Serve on various college committees.
  • Participate in department, division, and college meetings.
  • Attend scheduled business program / colloquial, division, and college staff meetings.
  • Contribute to the college and community environment.
  • Teaching 4-5 classes (12-15 hours) each semester.


  • Master’s degree in Business or Finance with 18 graduate hours in Finance or extensive corporate experience in Finance.
  • A doctorate in the discipline is preferred.
  • Experience in leading edge technologies in the areas of blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and quantitative trading, machine learning, and similar emerge arears related to Fintech are Preferred.
  • Excellent computer, communication, and interpersonal skills. Experience with EXCEL preferred.
  • Proven ability to learn, understand and utilize new software programs quickly and effectively.
  • Strong organizational skills and gives attention to detail.

Candidates should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, course evaluations from the last three years of teaching, and contact information for five references that are willing to evaluate the candidate’s ability to teach.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.