Queen Mary University of London, School of Economics and Finance
Peston Chair and Professorship in Economics and Finance

The School of Economics and Finance at Queen Mary University of London invites applications for the inaugural appointment to the Peston Chair, and for an additional professorship in Economics and Finance. Expertise in one or more of the following areas is sought for these positions: Finance, Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics, and Macroeconomics.

Queen Mary University of London is one of the world's leading universities (in the top one per cent of universities in the world according to the Times Higher Education). It has an impressive reputation for academic excellence across the humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate must have a clear international profile and reputation for excellence. An outstanding record of publications with demonstrable impact in the field, and a well-established academic network are essential requirements. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute significantly to the development of the School's research strategies, to be active in attracting research income and to play a full role in leadership and supervision of postgraduate students. A proven ability to provide wider leadership at the School, and to engage with government institutions, is essential.

The appointment is expected to be full-time and permanent. Salary will be by negotiation within the professorial salary range and the overall remuneration package will be competitive. Details about the school can be found at http://www.econ.qmul.ac.uk. For general enquiries about the position please contact Derek Judge at d.judge@qmul.ac.uk, or call +44 (0)20 7882 8846.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Candidates must upload their curriculum vitae and complete an on-line application form at http://www.jobs.qmul.ac.uk (reference QMUL11407 or QMUL11613). Applicants unable to meet the deadline should please contact the Head of School, Professor Sujoy Mukerji, at s.mukerji@qmul.ac.uk

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Posted: 30 Jun 2017