Assistant Professor of Finance (tenure track)

Waltham, Massachusetts
Full salary and benefits
Sep 23, 2019
Nov 22, 2019
Finance Industry
Corporate Finance
Contract Type

The Brandeis International Business School invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) appointment in finance beginning fall 2020. The primary area of expertise of the applicant may be any area within finance, with a focus and interest in either financial analytics, computational finance, and/or the impact of technology on the financial system. Candidates should possess a PhD in finance or economics by the start of employment. Candidates must show strong potential for high quality scholarly research.

Brandeis IBS focuses on the management, finance, and economics of global markets and organizations and related policy issues. Our 420 graduate students come from over 30 countries and are enrolled in MBA, MA, MSF, MSBA, and PhD programs. In addition, each year we graduate approximately 150 undergraduates with business majors. Faculty members in business, finance, and economics work closely together in a collegial and rigorous academic environment in a state-of-the-art building complex.

The school is part of Brandeis University, one of the world’s leading research universities, and is located a short distance from Boston, Massachusetts, one of the most vibrant cities in the country for finance, healthcare, biotechnology, and innovation. More information can be found at

At Brandeis, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential components of academic excellence. Brandeis University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating equitable access and opportunities for applicants to all employment positions. Because diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of Brandeis’ history and mission, we value and seek candidates with a variety of social identities, including those that have been underrepresented in higher education, who possess skills that spark innovation, and who, through their scholarly pursuits, teaching, and/or service experiences, bring expertise in building, engaging and sustaining a pluralistic, unified, and just campus community.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should submit a CV, a letter expressing interest, copies of recent publications and working papers, recent teaching evaluations (if available), and three letters of recommendation to:, posting ID# 140021

Interviews will take place at the 2020 AFA Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA. The application deadline is November 10, 2019. Priority will be given to applications received before this deadline.