University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Business School
Faculty Positions in Finance

The Business School of the University of Amsterdam is seeking candidates for the following positions:
- Full Professor in Asset Pricing/Financial Markets
- Associate Professors in Finance
- Assistant Professors in Finance and Real Estate Finance
- Lecturers

for its internationally renowned Finance Group. We welcome applications from excellent candidates in all major finance areas.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: For junior applicants, requirements are a PhD, the ability to initiate and implement international high-quality research and to stimulate and encourage the research of others. Assistant Professor appointments are tenure-track positions. Applicants for senior positions should have documented excellence in teaching and research through publications in top international journals.

ABOUT THE FINANCE GROUP: The Finance Group at the University of Amsterdam is one of the top research-oriented finance departments in Europe. It has an outstanding group of academics researching in finance and is very internationally oriented. The Finance Group runs an intense academic seminar series with prominent speakers from top international universities. It also has a very active program of visitors and international conferences every year, thanks to strong links to the US, where many staff members have studied or taught previously, and Europe, where the Group participates in several top research networks. For more information see

The Finance Group offers undergraduate and graduate courses, an MBA and the Master in International Finance. The teaching load is reasonable and can be concentrated both in time and in preparations.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University is located in the centre of Amsterdam in modern facilities. Amsterdam is a very friendly city in Europe with an exceptionally high quality of life. Almost everyone in the Netherlands speaks good English. The compensation package is competitive relative to European salaries. Favourable tax agreements may apply to non-Dutch applicants.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The closing date for applications is January 15, 2013. Applicants who would like to be interviewed at the AFA meeting in San Diego should submit, before November 26, 2012, a CV, research papers and three reference letters to: or to:

Finance Group
University of Amsterdam Business School
Roetersstraat 11
1018WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands

FURTHER INFORMATION: Further information can be obtained from Dr. Jeroen Ligterink (+31 (0)20 525 4261) or Dr. Zacharias Sautner (+31 (0)20 525 4325).

Posted 11/13/12