VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands), School of Finance and Risk Management
Faculty Positions in Finance

The School of Finance and Risk Management at VU University Amsterdam seeks applicants at both junior or senior levels to contribute to the group's ambition for excellence in research and teaching. We invite applicants from all areas of finance (asset pricing, corporate finance, risk management, banking).

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates hold a Ph.D. degree or be close to completion and have a high potential in terms of academic research and teaching. For vacancies at senior levels, we require a demonstrated track record of high quality publications in peer reviewed top journals, such that applicants qualify for fellowship of the Tinbergen Institute and Duisenberg school of finance.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Amsterdam School of Finance and Risk Management at VU University Amsterdam is a young ambitious group contributing to the school's undergraduate, graduate, post-graduate, and executive level programs in finance and financial management. We host a large number of different nationalities to create a stimulating research environment with a focus on excellence. We are internationally oriented, and hold good contacts with US academia. The group actively participates in Tinbergen Institute, one of Europe's top research institutes in economics and finance. We are also a founding partner of Duisenberg school of finance, a public private partnership for dedicated top-level research and teaching in finance. These initiatives underline the current momentum and atmosphere for good Finance research in Amsterdam.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: VU University Amsterdam is located near Amsterdam's new financial center (the 'Zuid-As'). The school entertains good contacts with the local and European financial industry. Amsterdam Schiphol international airport is at a convenient 10 min train distance. The city of Amsterdam provides excellent living conditions and favorable tax conditions apply for expats. Dutch people have a good command of English and are internationally oriented.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should send a CV, recent research publications and/or working papers, and letters of reference, by email to:

Mrs. M. Gadourek
Department of Finance
FEWEB/FIN, VU University Amsterdam
De Boelelaan 1105
NL-1081 HV Amsterdam

A delegation of the department will be present at the AFA 2013 meetings.

Deadline: December 1

FURTHER INFORMATION: For additional information, please contact: Professors Andre Lucas, Albert Menkveld, or Ton Vorst

- Finance Department:
- VU University Amsterdam:
- Tinbergen Institute:
- Duisenberg school of finance:
- The city of Amsterdam:

Posted 10/9/12