Job Description & Qualification

Católica-Lisbon School of Business & Economics (CATÓLICA-LISBON: www.clsbe.lisboa.ucp.pt/) invites applications for a position in Finance, to start September 1, 2023. All levels of seniority will be considered. We are looking for applicants with strong research potential or track record of top publications in Finance. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Position Requirements
All applicants should have earned a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline from a recognized school by the date of the appointment.

Tenure-track faculty are expected to maintain a research pipeline targeted at top-tier journals in their field. Católica-Lisbon offers ample research conditions, providing funding for research-related activities, such as travel to international conferences and co-authors’ visits, and access to main databases. In addition, faculty are supported to apply for research funding from the Portuguese Science Foundation (FCT) and other European funding agencies.

Candidates for associate positions are expected to show a strong research track record in top-tier finance journals, excellence in teaching, and the ability to contribute to the research reputation and productivity of the group.

Candidates must be motivated to engage with students in the classroom. Both tenure-track and tenured positions involve teaching the equivalent of 3 courses per year, in English, at the undergraduate, MSc, and/or MBA levels, and potentially in executive education programs. The teaching load may be clustered and reduced additionally in the first year.

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Geraldo Cerqueiro (geraldo.cerqueiro@ucp.pt).

Deadline Extended: Applications should be submitted by November 27th, 2022.

Application Procedure

Applicants should send us a cover letter, an updated CV, at least two reference letters, and a research paper.

Applications should be sent by email to: financerecruit@ucp.pt

We will interview candidates via Zoom. Selected candidates will be then invited for campus visits starting in January of 2023.

Deadline Extended: The application deadline is November 27th, 2022

About the Organization

Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics
CATÓLICA-LISBON is a leading European business school committed to research production at the highest level, to excellence in developing outstanding graduates for high-level careers, and to offering business leaders a lifelong learning environment. Our programs are internationally recognized: within Europe, we are a top 30 business school, and our Lisbon MBA and Master in Management are top 25. In the world, we are top 17th for our Masters in Finance and top 23rd for Executive education in the FT Rankings. The increasingly international character of the school is reflected in our faculty, student body, and international accreditations. Since 2008, CLSBE has had the “triple crown” of international business school accreditations: AACSB, EFMD, and AMBA. Our programs are entirely taught in English to an increasingly international student body.

Faculty and Research Environment
CATÓLICA-LISBON provides a vibrant research environment. The core research faculty consists of close to 50 tenure-track members, with doctorates from top North American (including Columbia, NYU, or Stanford) and top European (including INSEAD, LBS, City University of London, Ecole Polytechnique, and Tilburg) programs. Associate and assistant professors include nationals of Belgium, Brazil, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, and Portugal. In periodic assessments conducted by the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation’s panels of international experts, the research unit of CATÓLICA-LISBON (CUBE) has consistently received the highest grade of Excellent. In the most recent evaluation of 2019, CUBE was considered the top research unit in Portugal in Management research.

Living in Lisbon
Lisbon has recently been ranked the safest capital city in Europe. It is a thriving cultural hub with a vibrant restaurant scene, diverse artistic activities and sporting events, good public transportation, a public healthcare system, historic architecture, among the best weather in Europe, and easy access to world-class beaches.

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Job ID

ID: J11681