The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Applications are invited for:-
Department of Finance
(Ref: 220002U0) (Closing date: November 30, 2022)
As announced in August 2022, the Department of Finance at CUHK Business School is conducting its recruitment in two cycles (one around the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting and the other around the American Finance Association meetings). The deadline for the first cycle has passed, and the department is now inviting applications for the second cycle for the position of Assistant Professor.
Applications from qualified scholars in all specialty areas of finance will be considered. Individuals with expertise in corporate finance, investments and asset pricing are especially encouraged to apply.
Applicants should have a relevant doctoral degree (or one that is close to completion). They should also demonstrate a specialty in mainstream finance or in a related field mentioned above. The appointee will be required to teach postgraduate and undergraduate finance courses and will be expected to publish in top-tier finance journals.
Appointments will normally be made on a contract basis for up to three years initially commencing August 2023, which, subject to demonstration of the requisite level of performance may lead to a longer-term appointment or substantiation later.
About CUHK Business School
The CUHK Business School is a world-leading business school and a pioneer in business education in Hong Kong. Since its establishment in Hong Kong in 1963, the CUHK Business School has gained world recognition of nurturing business leaders with immense contributions in Asia Pacific.
The Business School has been offering a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (MBA, MSc, EMBA, MPhil, PhD) with over 4,600 students, as well as executive education. It has one of the most extensive alumni networks in the region, with over 40,000 alumni around the world. It comprises two Schools and four Departments:
• Hotel & Tourism Management
• Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics
About the Department of Finance
The Department of Finance has developed a strong reputation in teaching and research, and is widely recognized as one of Asia’s leading finance research centers. It is placed under the Business School, which has also received international acclaim in terms of rankings. The Department of Finance is ranked no. 27 globally and no. 2 in Asia-Pacific in the Arizona State University (ASU) World Finance Department Research Ranking, based on publications in the top four Finance journals in 2017-2021.
For more detailed information about the Department and the faculty research, please visit our websites at https://www.bschool.cuhk.edu.hk/departments/finance and https://grad.bschool.cuhk.edu.hk/wp-content/uploads/FIN-Top-Publications.pdf respectively.
Applicants should complete the on-line application form at https://cuhk.taleo.net/careersection/cu_career_teach/jobdetail.ftl?job=220002U0 and upload a full resume, a job-market paper, and other publications or working papers. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly by the referees to the Department of Finance by e-mail (email@example.com). The full application must be completed on or before November 30, 2022.
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit http://career.cuhk.edu.hk.