Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Finance in the School of Management at Xiamen University is seeking qualified candidates to fill two full-time faculty positions at the assistant/associate/full professor rank. Salaries are very competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should have completed or be near the completion of doctoral studies in finance or a related field from AACSB, EQUIS or AMBA accredited universities, be able to deliver high-quality teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants are also expected to demonstrate the potential to attain a superior research record by publishing in top-tier journals in the future. Applicants who have already had a well-established record of publishing research articles in top-tier finance journals and an advanced pipeline are preferable.

Application Procedure

Interested applicants should send an email including the following application materials to no later than December 31, 2022:
1) Cover letter;
2) Curriculum vitae which includes details of courses taught, teaching evaluations, and contact information of at least three references;
3) Evidence of professional qualifications in PDF format;
4) Three reference letters from academic/professional peers, all in PDF format;
5) Job market paper and other research samples.

A number of eligible applicants will be selected for a preliminary online interview by January 31, 2023 and short-listed applicants will be invited for a campus visit in March 2023. The final decision would be made in April 2023.

Application deadline: December 31, 2022

About the Organization

Xiamen University is one of China’s premier universities as designated by China’s National Ministry of Education under the government’s “211 Project”, “985 Project” and more recently “Double First-class Initiative”. Encompassing a diverse range of academic and professional disciplines, endowed with a rigorous and highly accomplished faculty, and sustained by a long history as a leading institution for scholarship and research, Xiamen University provides an ideal environment for professional development and academic research. Nestled between the green hills and blue waters of Southern China’s Fujian Province, Xiamen University is widely recognized as one of the most beautiful and inviting university campuses in China.

The School of Management at Xiamen University (SMXMU), with AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB accreditation, is the most comprehensive and competitive Top 10 business schools in China. The Ministry of Education (MOE) ranks SMXMU’s accounting as #1 in Mainland China, finance #3 and business administration as one of the 5 national key disciplines in business administration. SMXMU’s MBA and EMBA programs rank both Top 10 in mainland China. The School has a broad and balanced portfolio of 28 programs across undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels in the following areas: Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Management Science, Marketing, Tourism and Hotel Management. For more details, please visit our website:

For Additional Questions

Job ID

ID: J12318