Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer and Lecturer),
The Department of Banking and Finance, Monash Business School, Melbourne Australia is seeking to
recruit top academic faculty to tenure-track positions at Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer and
Lecturer), starting July 1, 2021, or as soon thereafter as possible.
We are seeking faculty who will produce outstanding research in finance with a commitment to quality
We are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching expertise in derivatives and
complex financial instruments; modelling of financial decisions and portfolios; international financial
markets and institutions; as well as other core areas of finance.
Applicants should have completed or be near completion of a PhD in finance. Appointments will be
made at a level appropriate to successful applicants' qualifications and experience.
We offer attractive salary packages including relocation expenses, market loadings, research support
and generous parental leave.
Positions are subject to university approval.
If you would like to be considered, please ensure that full applications are submitted to the Banking and
Finance Recruitment Team at firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday 15 October.
Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper and at least two reference
Interviews of shortlisted candidates will be conducted remotely by Zoom.
About the Organization
ABOUT THE SCHOOL: Monash Business School is a powerhouse of academic research and
education, and one of the world’s leading business schools. Monash Business School is amongst the
1% of business schools worldwide that hold the prestigious ‘triple crown’ accreditation by the three
main accrediting bodies: AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. We offer a comprehensive selection of awards,
including bachelor degrees, specialist master degrees by coursework, masters by research, PhD and
the Master of Business Administration (MBA). We are the largest business education provider in
Australia with over 14,000 students. We operate across four campuses in Melbourne and we also have
locations in China, Italy, and Malaysia. We offer exchange programs through our partner universities
and networks. As a research-intensive school, we attract the world’s brightest thinkers and most
eminent visitors. The QS Best Student Cities guide regularly ranks Melbourne as one of the top five
cities in the world to live and study in.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT OF BANKING AND FINANCE: The Department of Banking and Finance
has recruited from top universities around the world and has developed a vibrant research culture.
The department comprises approximately 55 academic staff engaging in teaching and research in the
areas of banking, behavioural and household finance, financial institutions, corporate finance, asset
pricing, market microstructure, and derivatives. We have first-class research resources and
infrastructure, including a research IT manager, an extensive set of databases and an excellent
seminar series. Generous support for research is provided via an internal funding scheme that
facilitates conference participation, research assistance and computing hardware/software purchases.
ABOUT MELBOURNE: Monash Business School is located in Melbourne; the state capital of Victoria
and it is consistently ranked one of the world’s most liveable cities. Home to around 5 million people
and 175,000 international students, Melbourne is considered to be the ‘education state’ but is also
renowned for its arts and culture, vibrant nightlife and extensive restaurant scene. Melbourne also
boasts excellent outdoor and sporting activities, beautiful, safe beaches and easy access to award
winning wine regions, internationally renowned surf beaches and the ski resorts of the Victorian high
country. Melbourne is a welcoming and exciting place in which to live and work.
For more information please contact the recruitment team at email@example.com or
visit the following websites:
Banking and Finance - https://www.monash.edu/business/banking-and-finance
Monash Business School - https://www.monash.edu/business/home
Monash University - https://www.monash.edu/