Lecturer and Senior Lecturer (Assistant and Associate Professor) in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

All candidates should have a Ph.D. in Finance or a related discipline or should be expected to complete their Ph.D. in the near future. Depending on qualifications and experience, candidates can be appointed at the Lecturer (Assistant Professor) or Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) level. Candidates for Lecturer (Assistant Professor) positions should be able to pursue their own independent research and develop publications in high quality and top finance journals and should be able to deliver excellent teaching in both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Candidates for Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) positions should be independent researchers with a track-record of publications in top finance journals (e.g., Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies) and evidence of teaching excellence. Lecturer (Assistant Professor) positions carry a typical total salary package of up to £60,000 per annum. Senior lecturer (associate professor) positions carry a typical total salary package of up to £70,000 per annum. In exceptional circumstances, for both level of positions, it may be possible to offer an additional supplement. Any such supplement would be awarded on the basis of a demonstrable record of exceptional achievement and is entirely at the discretion of the University.

Application Procedure

All applicants should submit their application online at: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/ by January 11, 2022 indicating for which level of position they would like to be considered. Job packets must contain a cover letter, CV, three letters of reference, publications, job talk paper (identified as such) and any additional papers, description of courses taught, and teaching evaluations. Reference letters for new PhDs must be submitted directly to financejobmarket@lancaster.ac.uk with the title “Reference Letter for [Name of Applicant]” by January 11, 2022. Informal inquiries can be made to Dr Sandra Nolte, Head of Department.

About the Organization

The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of the largest departments within LUMS - a world-ranked international business school that has consistently ranked among the UK's top ten for nearly two decades. The Department offers an excellent research environment, with a high level of collegiality, generous research budgets, and subscriptions to state-of-the-art databases, a strong seminar series, and a senior visitors program. More information about the Department can be found at: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/accounting-and-finance/

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Job ID

ID: J10220