NUS Business School, Department of Finance
The Department of Finance, NUS Business School, invites applications for faculty at all levels. All finance-related disciplines will be considered.
Finance Faculty Positions
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Selection for associate and full professor ranks will be based on an established publication record and proven teaching excellence. Selection for the assistant rank will be based on potential for publications in top journals and for effective teaching at undergraduate, MBA and Ph.D. levels. Assistant Professor candidates should possess a Ph.D. or be close to completion. For candidates at the assistant level, we are open to hiring senior Assistant Professors who may have had a slow start but have a strong pipeline.
ABOUT NUS: NUS is the leading research university in Singapore. The MBA program of the NUS Business School has been consistently ranked amongst top in Asia. Please visit our website http://www.bschool.nus.edu for more information.
Quality research is strongly emphasized. In the recent past, our finance faculty have published in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Political Economy and Journal of Econometrics. The school provides extensive databases like Datastream, SDC Platinum, Shareworld, and WRDS that include Chinese Stock Market & Accounting Research, Compustat, CRSP, Emerging Market Database, ExecuComp, IBES, PACAP, OptionMetrics, TAQ, Audit Analytics, Insiders etc. In addition, research funds for additional database purchases and international conference travels are readily available. A reduced teaching load comparable to leading research intensive universities is provided to new hires to encourage research. You can visit our department website for more information: http://bschool.nus.edu.sg/Finance/AboutUs.aspx
We offer salaries competitive with leading U.S. schools. In addition, subsidized housing and children educational allowances are provided.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We will be interviewing candidates at the AFA annual meeting in San Diego, CA, January 4-6, 2013. Please send your application package electronically (preferably in pdf format), including a cover letter, current CV, three letters of recommendation and recent publications or working papers, no later than Nov 30, 2012 to:
Chair, Search Committee
Attn: Ms Kristy Swee (Dept's Assistant Manager)
Department of Finance
NUS Business School
National University of Singapore
15 Kent Ridge Drive