CIBC Professorship in Finance

Toronto (City), Ontario (CA)
Salaray and benefits are competitive.
Oct 06, 2017
Nov 05, 2017

Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto Canada

Consistently ranked in the top tier of the world's best business schools and #1 in Canada, the Schulich School of Business is known for its global reach, innovative programming and the diversity of its student body, faculty and staff. Schulich enrolls some 3,000 students in undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate business degree programs leading to careers in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. Located in Toronto, Canada, the School's multimillion-dollar, award-winning complex is on York University's main campus. Schulich's downtown Miles S. Nadal Management Centre is situated in the heart of the city's financial district.

CIBC Professorship in Finance

The Schulich School of Business is seeking an outstanding scholar for the endowed tenure-stream position of CIBC Professor in Finance at the rank of advanced Associate or Full Professor, effective July 1, 2018, or as soon as possible thereafter. Candidates will have a PhD in Finance or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship evidenced by publications in leading academic finance journals; demonstrable evidence of high quality teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels; a willingness to make a strong contribution to the doctoral program; and be eligible for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is an asset.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applicants should e-mail an application letter, curriculum vitae, samples of research papers, three signed letters of reference, and information regarding teaching to: Professor Lilian Ng, Finance Area Coordinator, Schulich School of Business, York University, at

Deadline for applications is February 28, 2018. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.