Professor in FINANCE

Job Description & Qualification

To further strengthen the research unit in Finance, as well as to participate in the development of the Bachelor and MSc programs, EDHEC Business School is recruiting. We are open to all excellent candidates, but there is a preference for professors willing to teach in one of the following areas:

o quantitative asset and risk management
o financial data analysis

Location will be on the Nice campus.


All candidates should have a PhD. Junior researchers should have exceptional research potential and at least one publication. Senior researchers should have a proven track record in research and should publish in the top journals in Finance.

We appreciate candidates whose research has an impact on industry practices and who are willing to contribute to program development.

EDHEC offers great career development opportunities for faculty members. We encourage people of all backgrounds (gender, ethnicity, nationality) to apply. Knowledge of the French language is not required.

More information can be obtained from the head of the department of Data Science, Economics & Finance,

Application Procedure

Candidates are invited to send a cover letter, a resume that includes a list of publications, and a list of classes taught, along with contact information of at least two referees to

Applications are handled case-by-case, but please apply before January 8.

About the Organization

EDHEC is a French Business School, triple-accredited, top 15 in Europe. We have 8600 students, and 175 permanent professors and researchers. EDHEC has developed a unique model, founded on research that is relevant to our students, to companies, and to society.
Within the framework of our ambitious 2020-2025 Strategic Plan, we have the objective to add 50 new professors to our current academic community, in different fields of expertise. 20% of EDHEC resources are devoted to research.
The Nice campus is close to the city center and the airport, fully equipped with all the resources that encourage outstanding learning and optimal personal development. Several chairs and research centers are also located at the campus, including the EDHEC-Risk Institute, the leading European academic finance research platform.

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Job ID

ID: J10189