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Assistant Professor tenure track in the field of FinanceInstitute for Finance, Banking and Insurance
The Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance is currently inviting applications for a 100 % Assistant Professor position tenure track in the field of Finance (Universitätsassistent/in post-doc, employee subject to the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Staff - Angestellte/r gemäß Kollektivvertrag für die Arbeitnehmer/innen der Universitäten; gross monthly salary, paid 14 times per year: Euro 3,711.10, the actual annual gross salary is subject to negotiation). This employee position will be limited to a period of 6 years, starting on September 01, 2019 (commencement date subject to change).
Please note that under the terms of the WU personnel development plan, the position of Assistant Professor, tenure track, is limited to an employment period of not more than six years. For this position, a qualification agreement can be considered after a period of two years, pursuant to § 27 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement. After successful fulfillment of any qualification agreement made, employment will be made permanent. From the perspective of organizational regulations, employees who have successfully completed a qualification agreement are to be classified as full professors.
Research in Finance
Teaching: Finance at all program levels
Independent supervision of bachelor and master theses
Active participation in the Vienna Graduate School of Finance (VGSF - vgsf.ac.at)
Cooperation in the management of the institute
We seek candidates with strong research potential in all areas of Finance. Candidates should have a PhD degree or anticipate receiving a PhD in the current academic year in Finance or a related discipline.
Academic research paper (“job market paper”), preferably single-authored, which has been published or is publishable in a leading academic journal.
Active involvement in the international academic community through cooperation with coauthors, visiting positions at other universities, and/or presentations at leading academic conferences.
Proven international academic experience (i.e. a PhD from a non-Austrian university or at least one year of working experience on the postdoc level at a non-Austrian academic institution abroad)
Excellent knowledge of research methods in the relevant fields
A demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching
Required submission materials:
Job market paper
Additional paper (optional)
Letters of reference: 3
For details of the position, please contact the head of the recruiting committee, Professor Christian Wagner, lnstitute for Finance, Banking and lnsurance, by phone: +43-1-31336-4253, or email: email@example.com.
Reference Number: 3810
Application materials can be submitted online until January 23, 2019.
Travel and lodging expenses:
ln case you are invited to a job talk at WU, the lnstitute for Finance, Banking and lnsurance will refund your travel costs on usual terms.