Chair in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

UE010 - salary from £61,818 per annum
CAHSS, Business School
Open Ended, full time 35 hours per week
We are looking to appoint a Chair in Finance to our Accounting and Finance Group. The appointment is a key part of the School’s programme of investment in the finance field and of its strategy to drive for excellence across research, teaching and engagement. The role will involve linking with the financial community, taking advantage of Edinburgh’s standing as an international financial centre. A willingness to establish partnerships with sectors beyond the University will be particularly valuable.

The Opportunity:
Candidates should have a record of undertaking research and teaching of the highest quality, publishing in top international journals, and mentoring emerging scholars, alongside a commitment to inter-disciplinary working. The role will involve linking with the financial community, taking advantage of Edinburgh’s standing as an international financial centre, and a willingness to establish partnerships with sectors beyond the University will be particularly valuable.

Your skills and attributes for success:
• An outstanding record of research in finance, with recent publications in journals of high international standing and with a strong pipeline of work to come.
• A strong pedigree of providing high quality teaching in finance on one or more of undergraduate, graduate, and executive education programmes.
• Experience of successfully leading, mentoring and developing less experienced colleagues
• Successful supervision of PhD students to completion.
• Ability to lead and manage partner relationships with groups within the University, and with external organisations.

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Application Procedure

Apply Before 21/01/2022, 17:00

For Additional Questions

Seth.Armitage@ed.ac.uk

Job ID

ID: J10290