Tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Corporate Finance (Teaching in English)

Kanto district - Saitama, Japan
Competitive salary offered + health insurance, pension, commuting allowance, annual research fund
May 06, 2018
Jul 03, 2018
Contract Type
Contract, Permanent

Tokyo International University seeks professor, associate professor or lecturer applicants specializing in Corporate Finance and other related areas able to teach these courses in English.
The concentration areas of specialties may include: Advanced Corporate Finance, Entrepreneurial Finance, Capital Markets, Advance Accounting, and/or Capital Markets in Asia.
Successful candidates will be expected to teach introductory courses and upper level courses in this area in TIU's English Track Program.

Content of work
Responsibilities include teaching three courses per semester mainly in an English-medium undergraduate and/or graduate school program, advising and working with students from diverse backgrounds, and undertaking quality research. TIU's academic year consists of two 14-week semesters.

Address of work location
1-13-1 Matoba-kita, Kawagoe City, Saitama Pref. 350-1197

Number of positions

Starting date
April 1, 2019 or September 1, 2019 (negotiable)

Research Fields
Social Sciences, Finance, Management, Economics

Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in hand by the time of employment with some teaching experience in higher educational institutions.

Working Conditions
Contract period: if hired as tenured, no-period / if hired as tenure-track, 5 years

A competitive salary is offered. Remuneration package includes health insurance, pension, commuting allowance, annual research fund and individual research office.

Application Deadline
June 30, 2018

Application method
Please specify to which position you are applying and send an email to "saiyou@tiu.ac.jp" with the following materials attached:

  1. Cover letter of application
  2. Curriculum vitae (please use the official form provided by TIU with three names of references to be contacted by TIU for reference)
  3. Course syllabi of related fields that have been taught at any higher educational institution
  4. PDFs or other files of three research achievements (e.g., Journal articles, publications, etc.)
  5. Copy of diploma, transcript or other document showing proof of Ph.D.

* Please note that TIU will not return these application documents.
* Please describe your contact details clearly (phone number, e-mail address, postal address, etc.)
* E-mail accounts such as @hotmail, @msn, @live and @outlook may experience difficulty in receiving e-mails from the University, so please kindly provide other accounts.

Selection process
First, a review of applications will be conducted, and only applicants deemed suitable will be contacted and invited for an interview (in person or via Skype). Those applicants who are invited to an interview may be requested to submit Letters of Recommendation from relevant institutions.
* For the on-site final interview, reimbursement for round-trip airfare and for hotel (one night) will be provided to overseas candidates.

Contact details
HR Planning Dept., Tokyo International University Foundation
1-13-1 Matoba-kita, Kawagoe City, Saitama Pref. 350-1197
TEL: 049-277-5822
Email: saiyou@tiu.ac.jp

All the information collected will be used solely for its intended purpose of evaluating applicants. Information will not be used for any other purpose.