Assistant Professorship in Finance (with tenure option)

UZH Department of Banking and Finance
Zurich, Switzerland
About CHF 150,000 plus social charges
Closing date
Dec 10, 2022

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The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich invites applications for an Assistant Professorship in Finance (with tenure option).

The position is available starting in August 2023 or as per agreement. Applicants should have high research potential and should have completed their Ph.D. degree. Applicants who have worked on topics related to asset pricing, financial intermediation and/or corporate finance are particularly welcome.

The University of Zurich aims to attract leading international scholars who are willing to contribute to its development and to strengthening its reputation as a future-oriented university with excellence in research, promotion of young researchers and innovative research-based teaching.

The successful candidate is expected to take on teaching responsibilities at different levels, including the Doctoral Program in Finance and the Master of Arts in Finance. The teaching language will be German or English. The performance evaluation will be undertaken in line with DORA and the Open Science Policy of the University of Zurich.

The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages high-quality applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds (e.g., education, gender, ethnicity).

Please submit your application including motivation letter, CV, publication list, research and teaching statement, as well as a diversity and inclusion statement, and a list of references until December 10, 2022 here:

Please note that letters of recommendation should be sent directly to


Documents should be addressed to:

Prof. Dr. Harald Gall;
Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics;
University of Zurich; Switzerland.

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