Indian School of Business
Positions in Finance, Economics & Public Policy Area

The Indian School of Business (ISB) is an independent, research-driven, global business school, with campuses in Hyderabad & Mohali, India. It is a collaborative effort of eminent business leaders, entrepreneurs, and academics from around the world. The school launched its one-year Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP - on par with the best of two-year MBA Courses offered by other premier institutions worldwide) in June 2001, and has successfully graduated and placed eleven Classes of PGP students. The twelfth batch of students started their classes in April 2012.

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The ISB has a unique portfolio faculty model that accommodates a mix of accomplished resident faculty and visiting faculty from our associate schools, namely the Wharton School, the Kellogg School of Management, and the London Business School, as well as other leading business schools. Senior faculty members from our associate schools are designated as Area Leaders. They play a key role in the academic programmes and research at the ISB. In consultation with the resident faculty, they actively engage in formulating the curriculum, attracting the best faculty to the School, mentoring junior faculty, and providing direction to research in the relevant subject areas. Permanent faculty members at ISB have graduated from the best universities, primarily in the USA, Europe, Singapore and India and have published in leading academic journals in their respective fields. The School provides a vibrant research environment for and benefits from the Visiting scholars it hosts every year. The school organizes Research Seminars, Research Conferences and the Finance Summer Research Camp every year for the resident faculty to present their working papers to an audience of invited Finance & Economics Visiting faculty members from across the globe, which is a platform for stimulating exchange of ideas and potential for collaboration on new work. Among our research Conferences, The Centre for Analytical Finance Summer Research Conference is comparable to the best conferences in finance such as AFA, WFA, Utah Winter Conference with respect to the percentage of papers presented eventually getting published in top tier journals.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The school invites applications for full time tenure-track faculty positions in the areas of Finance and Economics and Public Policy at all levels - Assistant (tenure track), Associate (tenure-track or tenured), and Full Professor (tenured). Both campuses will function as parts of a single school, and faculty members may reside in either campus. Applicants must have earned a PhD from a reputed institution, with excellent research and teaching skills, and must demonstrate the ability to produce scholarly work at the highest level, and also show the capability of becoming outstanding teachers. Applicants for senior appointments should have published extensively in top-tier refereed journals and must demonstrate a proven track record of mentoring junior faculty. As a new institution which aspires to be counted among the best in the world, ISB offers a unique opportunity for its senior faculty members to exert considerable influence over the culture and ethos of the school. The ISB has been ranked among the top 20 business schools globally by the Financial Times Global MBA rankings in 2010, 2011 and 2012[SSS1].

The ISB has a tenure system similar to the top schools in the U.S. and is an equal opportunity employer. Compensation is competitive. The infrastructure and facilities at the ISB are excellent and compare favourably with those at the best business schools in the U.S. and Europe.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested candidates are requested to send their electronic copy of CV, along with 3 reference letters, and sample publications to:

Professor Sanjay Kallapur
Sr. Associate Dean - Faculty & Research
Indian School of Business
Hyderabad 500032 India

with a copy to Professor Krishna Ramaswamy,

The ISB recruitment committee comprising the Area Leader Professor Krishna Ramaswamy from Wharton, along with a team of ISB resident faculty will meet short-listed candidates for initial interviews at the AEA/AFA 2013 Annual meetings during January 4 - 6, 2013 in San Diego.

Posted 10/4/12