Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (Finance/ Economics, 2 positions)

Job Description & Qualification

Position type: Assistant/Associate Professor

ESADE Business School is seeking to appoint an Assistant/Associate professor in Corporate Finance (1 position) and an Assistant/Associate professor in International Economics/International Macroeconomics (1 position). The successful candidate is expected to join ESADE in September 2023.

The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Finance or Economics and possess outstanding research and teaching qualifications. Possible areas of research and teaching include but are not limited to topics in Corporate Finance/ International Economics and International Macroeconomics .

Excellent teaching skills are expected. The candidate will be in charge of mandatory and elective courses in his/her field, in any of our programs (BBA, Master of Science, MBA and Executive Education programs). ESADE is a member of Ramon Llull University and runs a wide range of courses in Business Administration and Law at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and has co-operation agreements with many top universities around the globe.

The candidate will be expected to complement and contribute to the Department’s research activities, show clear evidence of high-quality research, and/or a demonstrable potential and motivation to publish in leading peer-reviewed academic journals relevant to the field.

Application Procedure

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Application deadline: 4th December 2022

About the Organization

The Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting is made up of thirty core faculty members and the areas of expertise covered are designed to provide sound and broad-based learning in the basics of Economics, Finance and Accounting. These areas include: Corporate Finance; Accounting and Control Systems; Markets; Banking and Economics. The main research areas in the department are Financial Accounting, Management Control and Innovation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Finance, Market Microstructure, Asset Pricing, Credit Risk, Venture Capital, Growth and Public Policies, Behavioral Economics and International Economics.

ESADE offers a rigorous and international academic environment for research. The school is home to faculty and students from all around the globe and is one of the leading business schools in international rankings (Financial Times, Business Week, The Economist). ESADE comprises a business school and a law school spread across three campuses: Barcelona, Sant Cugat del Vallès (near Barcelona) and Madrid. The school’s official mission is “to educate highly-professional individuals aware of their responsibilities as national and global citizens, sensitive to issues of solidarity and social justice and keen to engage in collective projects.”

All ‘tenure-track’ and ‘tenured’ faculty are expected to play a full part in the life of the School, and contribute to building and sustaining a sense of community as well as a high-quality work environment. Faculty are expected to foster a sense of community within the subject area and the School in line with the School’s values.

The compensation, research support and teaching requirements that accompany this position are competitive. Moreover, assistance will be given towards the cost of relocation. Speaking Spanish or Catalan is not a requirement, though support in learning languages can be provided if desired.

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Job ID

ID: J12086