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Penn State Smeal College of Business - Visiting Professor in Real Estate
Posted: 1/26/2019

Visiting Professor in Real Estate

Department of Risk Management

The Pennsylvania State University

PSU Job #85346 (announced: January 24, 2019)

The Department of Risk Management in the Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position in real estate. This is a fixed-term, non-tenure track position.

Visiting faculty will teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs and participate in the research mission of the department.  A Ph.D. degree in real estate, economics or finance is required. The appointment may be made in the ranks of professor, associate professor, or assistant professor depending on the qualification of the candidate. Applications will be reviewed immediately. Appointment will be effective Fall 2019. Applicants should upload a detailed C.V. and a list of three references directly online at:

The Department of Risk Management is home to faculty in Actuarial Science, Business Economics, Business Law, Enterprise Risk Management, International Business and Real Estate. Our undergraduate Risk Management major offers options in Actuarial Science, Enterprise Risk Management, and Real Estate. The department also offers a Certificate in Real Estate Analysis and Development at the undergraduate level and starting in Fall 2019 we will offer a new Master of Science in Real Estate Analysis and Development that has a STEM certification. We also have a strong PhD program in Real Estate.

The internationally ranked Penn State Smeal College of Business prepares students for professional success now and across their careers. Within a vibrant intellectual community, we are a source of expertise, research, and talent that influences the business practices of tomorrow. At Smeal, we are building connections, creating opportunities, and producing results. The strategic priorities of integrity, diversity, and sustainability form the foundation on which the Penn State Smeal College of Business is built. In and out of our classrooms, across our departments and programs, and throughout our global network of alumni and partners, we are a business school responsive to the demands of business today. The Penn State Smeal College of Business depends on more than 275 faculty and staff to support our strategic priorities and serve the needs of more than 6,000 students. Media outlets and independent observers regularly rank the Smeal College of Business among the best institutions in the world. Please visit for additional information.

The Pennsylvania State University’s main campus (University Park) is located in the heart of State College, PA. Commonly referred to as “Happy Valley”, our community features charms of a small town with the opportunities typically only experienced in larger cities. In 2010, State College was ranked as the third-safest metropolitan area in the United States. In 2013, it was ranked as the third best college town in the United States. In addition, the INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine has awarded PSU the 2015 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

For more details on our competitive benefit package and what our community has to offer, please visit:

Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Recruitment and Compensation Division at or 814-865-1387.

Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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