Professorship in Finance and Financial Economics

University of Basel Faculty of Business and Economics

Professorship in Finance and Financial Economics (tenured)

The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel invites applications for a Professorship in Finance and Financial Economics (Associate or Full Professorship) to begin on August 1, 2023 or by appointment.

Your position

The Faculty of Business and Economics is fostering a collaborative research environment to constantly increase the Faculty's visibility and reputation as a leading institution in the fields of economics and business. The holder of this professorship is expected to contribute to the faculty's success with ongoing excellence in research, promotion of young researchers and commitment to teaching. Teaching is expected at the Bachelor's and Master's level in the areas of Finance and Financial Economics as well as in the faculty's doctoral program. Teaching may be carried out in English.

Your profile

We seek to fill this position with candidates who have an excellent research and publication record and broad teaching experience in Finance and Financial Economics.

We offer you

We offer a stimulating, professional, and international research environment with a collegial atmosphere and comprehensive research support, including access to the relevant research databases. The successful candidate will benefit from interactions with dedicated faculty members, especially in the field of Money & Finance, which is particularly prominent in our faculty.
The University of Basel is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer committed to excellence through diversity. The faculty is committed to increasing the proportion of women holding professorships and thus strongly welcomes female applicants.

Application / Contact

Applications, including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a short outline of current and planned research projects, and details of teaching experience, should be submitted to the online portal no later than November 30, 2022. Please note that applications via email or postal services will not be considered.
For further information please do not hesitate to contact the Head of the Hiring Committee
Prof. Dr. Sarah M. Lein or the Dean Prof. Dr. Rolf Weder at application-wwz@unibas.ch.