University of Massachusetts Amherst
Isenberg School of Management
Assistant Professor in Finance (Two Positions Available)
The Finance Department at Isenberg School of Management, UMASS Amherst invites applications for two tenure-track positions. While we are seeking applicants qualified for assistant professor positions, highly qualified candidates at other ranks may receive consideration. The appointment is expected to begin on September 1, 2022.
Both positions are for an Assistant Professor of Finance. For the first position, we have a preference for applicants who are able to contribute to our departmental efforts in our dominant tracks such as asset pricing. The second position is in any other area of financial economics. Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in Finance and/or Economics preferably from an AACSB accredited institution (must be obtained by September 1, 2022), along with a high level of scholarship or the potential to establish a strong scholarly record, and evidence of teaching excellence. Applicants should be able to contribute to our departmental efforts in our dominant tracks. We welcome applicants with a variety of research interests, but those with a record of publishing in high quality top tier finance journals are preferred.
The priority deadline for applications is October 8, 2021 but applications will be accepted until position is filled.
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