Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)

Job Description & Qualification

The Finance Department at the UTS Business School is inviting applications for at least two full-time, tenure-track Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, equivalent to Assistant Professor, starting in late 2023 or early 2024. UTS is a public university of technology committed to social justice and the economic, social and cultural prosperity of our communities. Recent hires have obtained their PhDs from institutions like the University of New South Wales, Nanyang Technological University, Stockholm University and Ghent University.

About the Organization

Our faculty of over 30 members strive to publish innovative research in top-tier academic journals. Together with other Sydney universities, we host an excellent seminar series that hosts international visitors from renowned institutions. Generous research funding, comprehensive databases, and sabbatical leave are available to support faculty research. To support research productivity, faculty members have competitive teaching loads and can customize their teaching arrangements. Junior faculty members receive a reduced teaching load for the first two years. For more information, please visit our webpage at https://www.uts.edu.au/about/uts-business-school/finance . The position is based in Sydney, but there are also opportunities to teach in Mandarin (and English) at our Shanghai joint venture.

Sydney is a vibrant and multicultural city, renowned for its stunning beaches and rich cultural scene. With a temperate climate, excellent healthcare system, and world-class public transport, Sydney is an ideal place to live. UTS is located in Ultimo, the heart of Sydney’s creative precinct. Housed in an iconic building designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry, our business school is near the CBD, Chinatown, and Darling Harbour.

Additional Information

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have evidence of high-quality research and show potential to publish in top-tier finance publications. We also value experience in developing and teaching finance subjects with evidence of teaching quality. We welcome applicants with expertise in all areas of finance, with preference given to banking, FinTech/digital finance, market microstructure, ESG/climate finance, and personal finance/financial planning.

REMUNERATION: Total gross pay for Lecturer (Senior Lecturer): A$187,973 (A$212,924). UTS contributes an additional 17% of the gross pay to your superannuation fund.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please send your CV, cover letter, job market paper, reference letters, and teaching evaluations to David.Michayluk@uts.edu.au for initial screening. We will conduct initial interviews via Zoom on a rolling basis. There is also a chance to informally meet our faculty members traveling to meetings/conferences including the SFS Cavalcade (Austin), the Western Finance Association (San Francisco), World Finance Conference (Kristiansand), SoFie (Seoul), European FMA (Cardiff), Spanish Finance Association (Malaga), and the European Finance Association (Amsterdam). We will also conduct interviews at the FMA meeting (Chicago) in October and the AFA meeting (San Antonio) in January.

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Job ID

ID: J13247