Associate or Full Professor in Finance Specialized in FinTech - Position reference FinTech22-SSR

Job Description & Qualification

Audencia ( invites applications for a position as Associate or Full Professor in finance with a specialisation in FinTech. The position is for a full-time, non-fixed term contract and is effective from now. Deadline for applications: February 15th, 2022.

Position requirements:
We are looking for applicants specialized in FinTech in terms of both teaching and research. Applicants shall hold a Ph.D., they shall be able to demonstrate their ability to teach effectively, they shall have successfully pursued research funding and published in high-impact peer-review international journals. The teaching associated with the position will be in English and previous teaching experience in English is mandatory.

Position overview:
The new faculty member will join the Department of Finance at Audencia. At the moment, there are 26 members of permanent faculty, 21 of which have a research profile. The faculty’s recent publications include articles in the Journal of Financial Economics, Management Science, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Review of Finance…

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with potential and experience. There are a number of benefits attached to the contract including an individual research or pedagogical budget, the possibility to apply for additional internal funding opportunities, performance-based bonuses and family medical coverage.

Application Procedure

Candidates should send a cover letter, a recent curriculum vitae including a detailed list of publications, recent teaching evaluations, and contact information of three referees by e-mail to: Prof. Thibaut BARDON, Associate Dean for Faculty:
Please quote reference FinTech22-SSR in the subject of your email. Deadline: February 15th, 2022.

Deadline for applications: February 15th, 2022.

About the Organization

Audencia is triple accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) and one of the leading European and French business schools. The school offers a wide range of programs including MS Grande Ecole, MScs, MBA, Executive MBA, European Master in Management, Doctorate and Executive Education Programmes, with 149 core faculty members from 32 countries. The school is very dynamic, has grown significantly in the most recent years and will continue to do so with new positions opening in the future. Audencia fosters both high-level research and high-level pedagogy and has a workload model that allows faculty to place emphasis on either of the two.

The school has campuses in France and abroad. This position is for the Nantes campus. Nantes is just 2 hours away from Paris by train, serviced by an international airport.
The eclecticism of its landscapes and architecture, its dynamism and the diversity of its cultural events, along with the quality of the environment which won it the label of European Green Capital, regularly places Nantes at the top of the best cities to live in. In addition to its pleasant environment (vineyards, royal castles, rivers, the sandy Atlantic coast…), the city also boasts a rich economic and industrial identity. As the 6th largest city in France, the metropolitan region of Nantes is number two in the country in terms of job growth. In 2021, more than 55 803 companies are housed in the city.

Additional Information

For more information:
Finance Head of Department: Prof. Elias Demetriades,
Finance Head of Research: Prof. Joëlle Miffre,
Audencia Finance department:

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Job ID

ID: J10303