Assistant Professor in Finance

Interview Date
Monday, 11th December 2017
Closing Date
Monday, 20th November 2017
Job Type
Research & Teaching
Nottingham University Business School
£34956 to £46924 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Nottingham University Business School is one of the UK’s leading business schools and a globally ranked centre for management education and research at one of the UK’s most successful universities. With around 140 academic staff, this dynamic Business School has a strong commitment to excellent research, teaching and learning. Our strategy of research led teaching is supported through close engagement with other Schools across the University, as well as with businesses and organisations in the public and private sector. We are embracing the contemporary challenges confronting Business Schools and Universities more broadly by, integrating sustainability issues in the curriculum and inspiring radical innovation thinking in our students. We are financially strong both as a Business School and a University. For more information about Nottingham University Business School, please see

Applications are invited for the position of Assistant Professor in Finance based in the Industrial Economics & Finance Division of Nottingham University Business School. The person appointed will be expected to engage in high quality research and to contribute to teaching on the range of programmes offered by the School at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. They will also be required to make an appropriate contribution to administration.

Candidates should have a PhD in a relevant discipline (or be close to completion), including Financial Economics and Econometrics and should have demonstrable ability to contribute to the School's excellence in research. They should be capable of contributing to the teaching of the finance courses offered by the Industrial Economics and Finance Division at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Applications are invited from candidates with interests in any area of finance, but an ability to teach in one or more areas of asset pricing (theoretical and empirical), derivatives and international finance would be particularly welcomed.

Please note that as part of its commitment to maintaining the highest academic standards in teaching and learning, the University expects all newly appointed or promoted Lecturers (unless exempt) to complete 30 credits of the Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PGCHE) Course.

This full-time permanent post is available from January 2018.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr. Amrit Judge, Deputy Division Head (Finance), tel: +44 (0) 115 9515259 or email:, or Professor Arijit Mukherjee, Division Head (Industrial Economics and Finance), tel: +44 (0) 115 8467820 or email: Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.