University of Toronto, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, St. George Campus
Assistant Professor, Tenure Stream - Finance - 1501235

The Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto invites applications for one full-time tenure-stream appointment in Finance. The appointments will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence July 1, 2016.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Finance, Economics or a related discipline by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter. We seek individuals with demonstrated excellence in research and/or creative professional work, and excellence in teaching.

For this position, excellence in research is evidenced primarily by the quality of the submitted dissertation, job market paper and other documents submitted for review. The successful candidate for this position is expected to pursue innovative research at the highest international level, and to publish articles in internationally recognised top-tier academic journals in the field of Finance. Individuals that can publish or have been previously published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies and journals of similar calibre and international standing are preferred. Participation in top conferences, presenting research at other highly ranked schools and other noteworthy activities in Finance that contribute to the visibility and prominence of the discipline are assets. Applicants should have a demonstrated strong ability to integrate both theory and practice through effective communication and presentation skills, undertake graduate supervision, stimulate and challenge the intellectual capacity of faculty and students, communicate effectively, and show a demonstrated mastery of his or her subject area. Select applicants will be invited to present their research at the Rotman School to faculty and students. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: U of T is Canada's largest university and has an international research reputation. The Rotman School operates an undergraduate commerce program, a full-time, part-time and executive MBA program, a Masters of Finance, and a Ph.D. program. Rotman is situated in the heart of Toronto, Canada's corporate and financial center. We attract outstanding financially aware students and place them with the leading financial institutions, corporations and consulting firms. The breadth of programs offers a wide array of teaching opportunities.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We encourage you to submit your application using the link

No applications or supporting documents on paper will be accepted. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, cover letter, job market paper, sample publications and evidence of teaching experience.

By the closing date, November 27, 2015 candidates should arrange to have at least three letters of reference sent directly by the writers to: Craig Doidge Professor of Finance, Rotman School of Management University of Toronto Email:

All documents, with the exception of third-party references, MUST be submitted via the University of Toronto website at

All applications must be received by November 27, 2015. If you encounter technical difficulties please email us at

Please note: Submission guidelines can be found at: We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Located in the world's most diverse city, the Rotman School of Management fosters a new way to think that enables the design of creative business solutions. For more information about the Rotman School, please visit

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community. The University especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted 10/19/15