The University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, invites applications for a position of
Full Professor of Finance
Job description: The successful candidate is expected to take teaching and administrative responsibilities at different levels at the Faculty of Economics and Business (Bachelor in Economics and Business, Master in Finance). The teaching commitment amounts to 7 periods of 45 minutes per week each semester. He/she will also supervise Master’s and PhD theses and will conduct research in finance. An interest in asset pricing, portfolio management, risk management will be an advantage.
Requirements: Applicants must hold a PhD in finance or in a closely related field, show solid competence in both teaching and research, and have a record of publications in leading academic journals. Courses will be taught in French and English. Non-French speakers are expected to teach in French after a two-year period.
Starting date: August 1st, 2018 - or upon agreement.
Application deadline: September 30th, 2017.
Applications should be uploaded onto www.unine.ch/candis (ref. FSE-Finance) as a single pdf file including a motivation letter, a detailed CV, a list of publications, copies of diplomas, and a statement of teaching and research interests of the scientific vision in the domain and of future projects (three pages max.). The applicant is requested to ask three experts in the field to send letters of recommendation to the Head of the Hiring Committee Professor Carolina Salva (email@example.com).
The University of Neuchâtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer.