Professor of Finance & Director

to be defined
Oct 19, 2018
Dec 18, 2018
Government & Institutions
Contract Type

The University of St.Gallen and its School of Finance (SoF) are seeking for their St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia (SGI), located in the historic heart of Singapore, candidates for a full professorship in finance.




You will join a young, professional and highly successful team to further develop the university’s profile in Asia. You will conduct research in a highly dynamic environment. You will teach in the Asia Term, the University of St.Gallen’s flagship exchange program for bachelor students as well as courses on the master level. You will be engaged in executive education initiatives. As director, you will actively shape the institute’s future with your own ideas. The position is based in Singapore and requires regular travel to St.Gallen.




The University of St.Gallen concentrates Asia-related academic activities in Singapore at its St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia (SGI-HSG). Further information regarding the Institute’s recent activities can be found at:




We are looking for an individual who has a profound understanding of European-Asian links and a passion for Asia in combination with leadership skills of academic units and programs. You have a strong research track record in finance with internationally recognized publications and excellent proven teaching ability. You have an entrepreneurial mindset underlined by successful third party funding initiatives.




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




For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Ulrike Landfester, Vice-President of External Relations (




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 The deadline for applications is January 6, 2019.




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