Assistant Professor in Finance at the University of Bern

University of Bern
Switzerland (CH)
Aug 17, 2018
Oct 14, 2018

The Faculty of Business, Economics, and Social Sciences of the University of Bern invites applications for a position in finance at the Institute for Financial Management at the Assistant Professor level (non-tenure track). Applicants from all areas of finance are encouraged to apply, while preference will be given to candidates working in corporate finance/corporate governance. The position is open starting with the fall term 2019.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Finance (or be close to completion) or a closely related field, demonstrate a strong commitment to scholarly research as indicated by work in progress or refereed publications in top journals, strive for teaching excellence, and have the ability to attract external funds. Teaching is at the Bachelor or Master level and may be in English or in German.

The University of Bern is an equal opportunities employer and therefore particularly encourages women to apply.

Employment is for the duration of four years. For candidates with an excellent track record after four years, employment can be extended for additional two years.

Please send your application, including curriculum vitae, three reference letters, list of publications, courses taught, by September 30, 2018 as a PDF file to:
Prof. Dr. Philip Valta
Institut für Finanzmanagement
Engehaldenstrasse 4, CH-3012 Bern
phone: +41 (31) 631 3775