Chair of Business Administration, esp. Finance

Job Description & Qualification

You will represent the field of Finance in research and teaching and actively participate in academic self-administration. We expect you to collaborate actively with the members of the faculty and other disciplines within the university, and to contribute to external fundraising.

You hold a PhD (or equivalent) in Finance or closely related fields. We expect excellent academic achievements in Business Administration with focus on Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Investment Management, Asset Pricing or Household Finance, which are demonstrated through the publication of papers in top international journals and presentations at scientific conferences. We are looking for a researcher with a proven track record with international as well as interdisciplinary networks. In accordance with the focus of the faculty, you are expected to engage in applied research,
based on both theoretical and empirical findings. Profound knowledge in the application of empirical-
quantitative research methods is required. We are looking for a person whose activities are clearly aligned with the teaching and research area Accounting & Finance of the faculty. In addition, we would like to see the willingness to actively
participate in interdisciplinary projects related to the research priority areas and potential areas of the TU Dresden.

You will teach Business Administration courses in the faculty’s bachelor, master and diploma programs. We expect good didactical and teaching skills as well as the ability and willingness to offer advanced courses in English and the introductory course on Investing and Finance. Experience in acquiring third-party funding as well as in academic self-administration is expected. Proficiency in German is not a prerequisite for appointment. However, we expect you to acquire sufficient language skills in German to conduct teaching and administrative tasks within two years of appointment.
Applicants must fulfill the employment qualification requirements of § 58 of the Act on the Autonomy
of Institutions of Higher Education in the Free State of Saxony (SächsHSFG).

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Job ID

ID: J9201