Boston University, Questrom School of Business

Position ID:BU-MPPL-ASTP1 [#17524]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Finance (Risk Management)
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map]
Subject Area: Finance / Financial Risk Management
Appl Deadline:2020/12/11 11:59PMhelp popup* (posted 2020/11/10, listed until 2020/12/11)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The Questrom School of Business at Boston University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Finance. The anticipated start date for this position is July 1, 2021.

We seek to add to our community of talented scholars who work in areas at the cutting edge of today’s research in asset pricing and corporate finance. We are particularly interested on candidates with scholarly interests in financial risk management with application to either asset pricing, corporate finance or, especially, personal finance. We will consider candidates whose work is theoretical and/or empirical, but with strong economics foundations.

The Finance department believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that, we are especially eager to have join our ranks a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where all constituents can thrive. The Questrom School of Business seeks to continue diversifying our faculty, student, and staff ranks, recognizing that diversity of experience and thought deepens the intellectual endeavor. Boston University is an institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice. We are proud that we were the first American University to award a Ph.D. to a woman and of our record of inclusiveness.

Prospective candidates must demonstrate the ability to produce original and innovative scholarly work of the highest quality and impact in top Finance and Economics journals. The candidate should be able to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels. A Ph.D. degree in Finance/Economics or other closely related area is required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applications submitted on Academic Jobs Online should include a cover letter, a complete curriculum vitae, three reference letters, a job market paper, and up to two recent publications or working papers in electronic (PDF) format.

Applications will be accepted until December 11, 2020, and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. To ensure full consideration, candidates are encouraged to apply early. Campus interviews will commence in January for a July 1, 2021 start.

For additional questions about the application process, please contact:

Jerome Detemple Department of Finance Boston University Questrom School of Business Rafik B. Hariri Building 595 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215 e-mail: detemple@bu.edu

Please visit our websites for more information about the Department (https://www.bu.edu/questrom/faculty-research/academic-departments/finance/)) and School (http://questrom.bu.edu).

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
https://www.bu.edu/questrom/faculty-research/academic-departments/
email
 
Department of Finance
Boston University Questrom School of Business
Rafik B. Hariri Building
595 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

© 2021 AcademicJobsOnline.Org. All Rights Reserved.