Asst/Assoc/Full Professors of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

Singapore Management University (SMU) invites applications for Finance faculty positions at all levels.
The positions are effective from July 1, 2020.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: Ph.D. in hand or very close to completion. Candidates are expected to demonstrate potential for high quality research.

ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR: Ph.D. and established record of high quality research with evidence of sustained scholarship and publications in top journals.

Application Procedure

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: We will be interviewing candidates at the AFA meetings in San Diego, California in January 2020. To be considered, applicants should send a full application package comprising a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, three confidential letters of recommendations (to be sent directly by the referee to, three recent publications or working papers, a research statement, and a teaching statement with evaluations attached (if any) to this link:
by November 27, 2019. Please address your application to Dr. Fangjian Fu, Recruiting Chair and Associate Professor of Finance.

Application Deadline: November 27, 2019

About the Organization

ABOUT LEE KONG CHIAN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND FINANCE GROUP AT SMU: Founded in January 2000, the School has grown rapidly and earned the triple crown of AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS accreditations. In the most recent business school ranking by UT-Dallas based on top academic journal publications, SMU ranks 33rd worldwide. Faculty members in the Finance group have Ph.D.s from Harvard, INSEAD, Iowa, Ohio State, LBS, Princeton, Rochester, Stanford, Tilburg, Washington (St Louis), UC-Berkeley, and UT-Austin, among others. From 2009 to 2019, they published 39 articles in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies, which ranks the SMU Finance group 40th worldwide, 2nd in Asia, and 1st in Singapore. SMU subscribes to all major financial databases and provides generous research funds to support conference travel and other research activities. The group hosts an annual summer research camp; an active research seminar series; and research visits by distinguished scholars. The Finance group also has a Ph.D. program with high quality students and good recent placements.

For more information about the finance group, please visit: English is the primary language used for education, commerce, and daily life in Singapore.

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Job ID

ID: J5535