Aalto University, School of Business
Assistant Professor in Finance

Aalto University in Finland was created in 2010 as an outcome of a high-profile merger between three leading universities in Finland - the Helsinki School of Economics, the Helsinki University of Technology and the University of Art and Design Helsinki. Aalto University School of Business is the leading business school in Finland.

Aalto University School of Business invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Finance beginning August 2017. The position is open to candidates in all areas of Finance.

The position is located in the Department of Finance. The Finance Group is strongly dedicated to research, as shown by a stream of research published in top Finance and Economics journals. Teaching assignments encompass undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. programs, and courses are taught in English. The Department runs an excellent seminar series and is equipped with all major Finance databases. Many faculty members also have access to unique registry-based data sets from Finland. For more information about research activities, please visit http://finance.aalto.fi/en

Finland is consistently ranked highly in quality-of-life studies. It is the best country in the world in Newsweek 2010 study, and Helsinki the 9th most livable city in the Economist Intelligence Unit ranking 2016. The World Economic Forum ranked Finland the world's safest country in 2015.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will have the potential to publish in top journals and to develop into an excellent teacher in our programs. Applicants should have completed their Ph.D. in Finance or a related field, or be close to completion.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The application materials for the position should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, current papers, three letters of recommendation, and any available teaching evaluations.

Please contact HR coordinator Marketta Suni for questions relating to the recruitment process, or Head of Department, Professor Markku Kaustia, for other matters. Email addresses are of the form firstname.lastname@aalto.fi

Interviews are conducted in connection to the 2017 ASSA meetings in Chicago.

The applications for the tenure track positions are to be addressed to the Dean of the Aalto University School of Business and submitted through the eRecruitment system http://www.aalto.fi/en/about/careers/jobs/view/1027/ no later than November 30, 2016. Please send reference letters to Sara Viitala, Secretary of Department.

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Posted: 17 Oct 2016