Assistant Professor (tenure track) & Post Doc in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Finance and Economics at Hanken School of Economics invites applications for an ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (tenure track) position and a POST DOC position in Finance in Helsinki starting from October 1st, 2021 or as per agreement.

Open positions

The assistant professor position is part of the Hanken tenure track system. It is open to talented individuals who have excellent potential for a scientific career. Individuals placed on the Hanken tenure track have the possibility to advance in their career through regular performance assessments which take into account their merits in all areas of their scope of duty.

The post doc position is a two-year fixed term position.

For both positions the applicants should hold a doctoral degree in finance or in a related field. The applicants will be reviewed based on their research, teaching and activity in the scientific community. Special consideration is given to candidates who have demonstrated their ability to produce high quality research in the field of Financial Economics. Applicants are required to have fluent command of English.

For more information about the positions and applications see the links under the topic application procedures.

Application Procedure

Application process in short

Selected candidates will be invited to an interview and trial lecture/research presentation online or in person in August 2021. Applicants should submit a Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, List of publications (with the most significant publications highlighted), Teaching portfolio, A research statement describing future research plans (3-4 pages), Names and contact information of four references, Samples of research such as thesis chapters or publications. Please submit all application materials in English. The application deadline is August 10th, 2021.

For more information and for the application links, please go to

Post Doc:

Assistant Professor:

Only applications submitted at the above site by August 10th, 2021 will be considered (11:59 p.m., EEST, UTC+3).

About the Organization

Hanken School of Economics is a leading, internationally accredited (EQUIS, AMBA, AACSB) university with over a hundred years of experience in education and research in economics and business administration.

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Job ID

ID: J8902