Massey University, College of Business, School of Economics and Finance, New Zealand
Tenure-track Faculty Position in Finance

Applications are invited for a full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty in Finance at all levels at the Auckland campus of the university. While all finance specialties will be considered, preference will be given to candidates with teaching interests in Derivatives/Risk Management and Banking. A secondary teaching interest in Corporate Finance and experience in using cases in the classroom is desirable. The successful candidate is expected to have an outstanding research record/potential and a strong desire to interact closely with a group of diverse international faculty and industry stakeholders. Research supervision of honors, masters, and doctoral students is also expected. Applicants should have an earned Ph.D. in Finance or a related field (or be near completion) with a strong commitment to excellence in both research and teaching.

ABOUT MASSEY UNIVERSITY: Massey University and its College of Business have made a large commitment to research and scholarship. The university is accredited by the AACSB, Association of MBAs, and are a CFA partner school. For more than 80 years, Massey University has helped shape the lives and communities of people in New Zealand and around the world. Its forward-thinking spirit, research-led teaching, and cutting-edge discoveries make Massey New Zealand's defining university. Each year, over 3,000 international students from more than 100 countries study at Massey. Internationally recognized for its excellence in teaching and research, the university is regarded as an innovative and progressive institution. In a recent Mercer annual worldwide quality of living rankings Auckland was ranked 5th among the world's top five cities. Massey's campus in the suburb of Albany is 15 minutes' drive from downtown Auckland. Nearby, residents live alongside a sparkling maritime paradise. The long, golden coastline offers beautiful bays and beaches that are safe for all ages while the water offers a myriad of aquatic activities. The School of Economics and Finance offers degree and diploma programs at the undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D. levels. Research activities are supported by a collegial research environment, a Research Consultant, IT Research Analyst, and major databases such as DataStream, CRSP, Compustat, etc. We support and encourage participation at quality international conferences and other staff development activities. Our finance faculty are actively engaged in research and have published in top journals such as the American Economic Review, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, and the Journal of International Business Studies.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: A complete application package should include a detailed resume, the names and email addresses of three referees from whom confidential references may be requested, teaching evaluations, and samples of three research outputs. The position, which is subject to funding approval, remains open until filled. Applicants who wish to be considered for an interview during the FMA meetings in Atlanta should contact Sharon Henderson at s.e.henderson@massey.ac.nz and submit their application packages by September 15, 2012. The position is available beginning January or July 2013.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Inquiries can be directed to Professor David Ding via email at d.ding@massey.ac.nz. For more information, please visit http://economics-finance.massey.ac.nz/



Posted 8/27/12