Lecturer and Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)

Job Description & Qualification

The School of Banking and Finance at the UNSW Business School is seeking to recruit outstanding applicants for tenure-track Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor) positions across all areas of finance and banking.

The applicants should be near completion or have completed a PhD in Finance, Financial Economics, or a related field. In addition to new PhDs, we also encourage seasoned Assistant Professors with a strong research pipeline to apply.

Assistant Professor positions are full-time, for an initial fixed-term period of 5 years, with conversion to a continuing position subject to satisfactory performance. An attractive salary package will be negotiated with successful applicants. Teaching loads are competitive, and new faculty members are provided with a reduced teaching load in their first year. Subject to satisfactory performance, all faculty may apply for a fully funded six-month sabbatical leave after three years of service.

Application Procedure

Applicants should upload a cover letter, their current CV, an anonymous version of their job market paper, teaching evaluations (if applicable), and three reference letters from individuals familiar with the work of the applicant.

All applications should be submitted through the EconJobMarket portal at https://econjobmarket.org/index.php/positions/8081.

The applications are being accepted until March 31, 2022. Starting from January 2022, the School will conduct interviews with the selected applicants online via Zoom on the day to be agreed with the applicant.

Please email Associate Professor Oleg Chuprinin (o.chuprinin@unsw.edu.au) if you have any questions.

Application deadline: March 31, 2022

About the Organization

The School of Banking and Finance at UNSW Business School is a large and diverse school with over 40 full-time faculty working across all areas of finance. The School has a strong research culture and maintains ties with the international research community facilitated by vibrant seminar series and visiting programs. The School also hosts the Australasian Finance and Banking Conference in December which is now in its 34th year.
UNSW is located in Sydney, Australia’s largest city and business capital. Sydney is a cosmopolitan and multicultural city with a great climate and rich arts and sports scenes. The campus is located 6 km from the Sydney Central Business District. Successful applicants will be provided with a relocation allowance and support from relocation experts within the faculty.
UNSW recognizes the role of employees in driving a high-performance culture and adopts the following five behavioural expectations: Demonstrates Excellence, Drives Innovation, Builds Collaboration, Embraces Diversity, and Displays Respect. UNSW aspires to be the exemplar Australian university and aims to ensure equality in recruitment, development, retention, and promotion of all staff, ensuring that no one is disadvantaged on the basis of their gender, cultural background, disability, sexual orientation, or identity. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria to apply.

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Job ID

ID: J10102