University of Lausanne (HEC Lausanne), Faculty of Business and Economics
Faculty Position in Finance

The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne (HEC Lausanne, invites applications for a Full, Associate or Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Finance Starting on August 1st, 2013 or on a mutually agreed date.

JOB DESCRIPTION/QUALIFICATIONS: The new professor will be a member of HEC Lausanne's Department of Finance. The exact profile of the position will be defined after reviewing the field of candidates. Candidates must hold a PhD in Economics, Finance or Management and demonstrate the potential for achieving publications in top international journals in a period of six years. The Finance department of HEC Lausanne is affiliated with the Swiss Finance Institute, a Swiss based research organization aiming at the constitution of the prominent European competence center in finance. More information on the Finance department can be obtained on the following website A job description is available at:

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications should be submitted online using the above link by November 23, 2012. Please fill in the electronic application form, and upload curriculum vitae, cover letter, samples of scholarly work, and the names and addresses of at least two academic references.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Additional information may be obtained from Prof. Amit Goyal, Director of the Finance department, HEC Lausanne - UNIL, The interviews will take place between November 28 and December 9, 2012. Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its staff, the University encourages applications from women.

Posted 9/17/12