Chair in Finance
Economics,Business and Management Studies,Accountancy and Finance
Short info about job
Company: University of Nottingham
Department: Nottingham University Business School
Salary: Salary will be within the Professorial range, minimum £60,410 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1372 1358978
Fax: +44-1250 7200134
Detail information about job Chair in Finance. Terms and conditions vacancy
Location: Jubilee Campus
Nottingham University Business School is one of the UK’s leading business schools. 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 www.nottingham.ac.uk/business.
The Industrial Economics and Finance Division of the School makes a strong contribution to the Business School’s research and teaching.The Division is divided into three groups: Industrial Economics, Finance, and Risk, Insurance & Banking.
The Finance group carries out world-class research covering all major aspects of finance including asset pricing, corporate finance, derivatives, and international finance. Our research strength shows in the journals we publish in, which include Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Derivatives, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Markets, Mathematical Finance, and Review of Financial Studies.
We offer a highly competitive PhD programme, which is a combination of rigorous training and supervision by our leading scholars. Our doctoral students play a full and active part in the group's research activities. Recent speakers in our Finance Seminar Series have come from Cambridge (Judge), CASS, Columbia, Imperial, London Business School, LSE, Oxford (Said), Harvard Business School, Wharton, NYU and other notable schools.
The School offers specialist BScs in Industrial Economics, and Finance, Accounting & Management and MSc degrees in Finance & Investment, Accounting & Finance, Risk Management and Banking & Finance.
The position is available from January 2018 until the vacancy gets filled. The successful candidate is expected to provide leadership in research, teaching (undergraduate, postgraduate and MBA) and curriculum development. Ability and willingness to contribute to teaching programmes in Asset Pricing (Theoretical and Empirical), Derivatives and International Finance could be an advantage.
For further information about the Division please see www.nottingham.ac.uk/business/about/research/divisions/EconomicsFinance.
This is full-time, permanent position.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor James Devlin, Dean of the Business School, Tel: 0115 951 5264, email: [email protected], and Professor Arijit Mukherjee, Head of the Industrial Economics and Finance Division, Tel: 0115 84 67820, email: [email protected] Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.
The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.