Assistant Professor in Finance, Risk and Banking

Job Description & Qualification

Assistant Professor in Finance, Risk and Banking

Reference: SOC271521
Job type: Research & Teaching
Department: Business School
£36,914 to £49,553 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for the position of Assistant Professor in Finance, Risk and Banking areas. Candidates should have a PhD in a relevant discipline (or be close to completion). You will be expected to engage in high quality research and teaching in the relevant areas of those subject areas, contributing to programmes offered by the School at Undergraduate, Postgraduate, MBA and PhD levels.

Some tangible evidence of publications in top peer reviewed international journals together with a pipeline of research papers strongly demonstrating potentials of publications in 4*/4 rated journals in any area of Finance and/or Risk and/or Banking are requirements.

You should have excellent communication skills, ability to supervise Undergraduate, Postgraduate, MBA and PhD students, the flexibility to collaborate with colleagues and the ability to work well in a team. You will also be required to make an appropriate contribution to administration.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Sanjay Banerji (Department Head, Finance, Risk and Banking), at Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages at

For successful international applicants, we provide financial support for your visa and the immigration health surcharge, plus an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses for any dependants accompanying you to the UK. For more information please see our webpage on Financial support for visas and the immigration health

Application Procedure

Closing date: Thursday 16 September 2021.

About the Organization

Nottingham University Business School is one of the UK’s leading Business Schools and a globally ranked centre for management education and research at one of the UK’s most successful universities. With around 160 academic staff, 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

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Job ID

ID: J9267