*Internal Title:*Associate Professor of Real Estate / Director of the Carter Real Estate Center
*School/Area:*School of Business
*Position Description:*The Department of Finance in the School of Business at the College of Charleston invites applications for a tenured position of an Associate Professor in Real Estate / Director for the Carter Real Estate Center, starting July 2022.
The Associate Professor of Real Estate is a full-time, tenured position. The normal teaching load is 2/2, mainly teaching Real Estate courses such as Real Estate Principles, Real Estate Market Analysis, and other Real Estate-related courses. The candidate is expected to periodically review and assess Real Estate-related programs and curriculum such as the Commercial Real Estate Finance major and the Real Estate minor/concentration. The individual will initiate and lead curriculum changes needed to improve these programs. The candidate is also expected to advise the students in these programs and develop the internship program. The candidate is expected to maintain an active research agenda and AACSB Scholarly Academics (SA) faculty status.
The candidate who fills this position will also be the Director of Carter Real Estate Center. In this role, the candidate is expected to actively engage real estate professionals to benefit the school and students, raise funds to support the real estate programs, and oversee the daily operations of the Carter Real Estate Center.
*Required:** *An earned Doctorate degree in Real Estate, Finance or a related area from a nationally accredited university.
*Preferred:* Extensive experience in commercial real estate, strong research record, and prior service experience to a department, college and/or professional community.
*About the College of Charleston:*
Located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina, the College of Charleston is a nationally recognized public comprehensive university. Since its founding in 1770, the College has maintained a strong liberal arts curriculum. The College is a state-supported, comprehensive institution and ranks among the nation's top universities (for quality of life, affordability, and exceptional education in the arts, sciences, education, and business). Our beautiful and historic campus, combined with contemporary facilities and cutting-edge programs, attracts exceptional students and faculty from across the U.S. and around the world.
*About the Department of Finance:*
The [Department of Finance](https://sb.cofc.edu/academics/academicdepartments/finance/) offers two majors, a B.S. in Finance and a B.S. in Commercial Real Estate Finance, as well as minors in Finance and Real Estate. Our faculty members have expertise across many areas, including investment, corporate finance, international finance, banking management, and financial modeling. While active in research, our faculty are most devoted to teaching. We pride ourselves on interacting directly with students. As a department, we strive to educate and graduate ready-to-work students. To serve this goal, we tailor our curriculum to the real world. The Department proudly houses the [Carter Real Estate Center](https://sb.cofc.edu/centers/carter/) and the [School of Business Investment Program](https://sb.cofc.edu/beyond-the-classroom/investment-program/index.php) and has established a new Financial Services Lab with Bloomberg terminals. The Department has access to many databases such as CRSP, S&P Capital IQ, PrivCo, CoreLogic, CoStar local access, local MLS dataset, GeoTHINK, etc. The Department also has licenses for software such as ARGUS and Crystal Ball.
*How to apply:*
Interested applicants should apply online at https://jobs.cofc.edu. For initial review, please submit a letter of interest, recent curriculum vitae, a working paper, recent teaching evaluations, unofficial graduate transcripts at doctoral level and a list of references. Official transcripts and additional information will be requested at a later point in the process. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
For questions, please contact Dr. Weishen Wang ([email@example.com](mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org)).
*Open Until Filled?:*Yes
*EEO Statement:*The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.
*Quicklink for Posting:*[https://jobs.cofc.edu/postings/10165](https://jobs.cofc.edu/postings/10165)