Professor of Finance (Open Rank)

Location
St.Gallen, Switzerland
Salary
negotiable
Posted
Jul 06, 2018
Closes
Sep 04, 2018
Government & Institutions
Researcher
Contract Type
Permanent

The University of St. Gallen and its School of Finance (SoF) are seeking candidates for a tenure-track assistant professorship, associate or full professorship in finance with a focus on private markets and alternative investments. We are looking for an individual with a strong international research profile in this area and excellent teaching abilities.

 

The new professor will become part of a dedicated research team benefitting from an excellent research infrastructure and will teach at the Bachelor, Master, and Ph.D. level. The holder of the position is expected to develop a research center in the area of private markets (private equity, private debt, investment in and financing of infrastructure, etc.) in the School of Finance and to collaborate with the financial industry to foster high-impact research.

 

For this professorship, we seek candidates per 1 August 2019 or by mutual agreement.

 

For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Manuel Ammann, Chairman of the Search Committee and Dean of the School of Finance (berufungen@unisg.ch).

 

Candidates should submit their application, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, publication list, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three research papers that best represent their current research profile, in electronic form to the President of the University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr. Thomas Bieger, using our online tool at www.unisg.ch/jobs. The deadline for applications is 15 September 2018.

 

The University of St.Gallen is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and supports dual career opportunities. We strongly encourage women to apply.