Assistant or Associate Professors, Finance, Haskayne School of Business

Calgary (City), Alberta (CA)
Sep 26, 2017
Oct 26, 2017
Finance Industry
Business Services

The Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary invites applications for two positions in Finance at the Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) or Associate Professor (Appointment with Tenure) ranks, starting in July 2018. 

Candidates must have:

  • A doctorate in Finance, Economics, or a closely related field;
  • A strong record of research in finance or economics with publications in highly-ranked finance journals (commensurate with the professorial rank applied for);
  • Demonstrated impact on the profession in terms of citations and professional activities (e.g., refereeing, conference presentations, etc.);
  • A demonstrated ability to teach in graduate- and undergraduate-level teaching;
  • A demonstrated ability to supervise graduate students;
  • A demonstrated willingness to provide service to the university.

Research support is offered to all new hires. The position is open to all areas of research in finance.

Applicants at the Assistant Professor rank must have at least two years of experience in an academic position and at least one publication in a top finance or economics journal.

Applicants at the Associate Professor rank must have at least four years of experience in an academic position, a stronger publication record, and having demonstrated significant research impact.  Applicants at the Associate Professor rank must provide evidence that they are likely to continue to make meaningful contributions to their field.

The successful candidate will dedicate their time to teaching our undergraduate and graduate programs, continue to engage in high impact research, submit scholarly works to high quality publications, and provide service with the university and within the profession.

The Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary is a progressive and innovative business school with an international reputation for influencing the practice of management and leadership through quality teaching and research. With more than 3,000 full- and part-time students enrolled in Bachelor’s, Master’s, PhD, and Executive Education programs, the business school boasts more than 18,000 alumni in 60 countries around the globe. An AACSB accredited institution, the Haskayne School of Business expects excellence in both research and teaching.

Interested individuals are asked to submit their curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and the names and contact information for three references. Reference letters may be requested in due course; please do not send reference letters with your application materials.

Electronic submission and communication is preferred.

Application materials should be sent to For any questions please feel free to contact recruiting committee at When only hard copies of some documents are available, they should be sent to:

Barbara Merlihan, Administrative Assistant,
Finance Selection Committee,
Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary,
2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4

The review of applications will begin November 28, 2017, and will stay open until a suitable candidate is found.

The University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)