Professor / Associate Professor

Job Description & Qualification

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:-

Department of Finance
Professor / Associate Professor
(Ref: 2100021B)

The Department of Finance under CUHK Business School is inviting applications for the positions of Professor/ Associate Professor.

About the Department of Finance

The Department of Finance currently has 35+ faculty members, with 2/3 of them being tenured and tenure-track faculty in different areas of finance. The Department has been expanding in recent years and is on upward trajectory in research productivity, with many faculty members successfully publishing in Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, among others. The Department is currently ranked no. 28 globally and no. 2 in Asia-Pacific in the Arizona State University (ASU) World Finance Department Research Ranking, based on publications in the top four Finance journals in 2016-2020. The Department is now looking for seasoned scholars to join this young and highly productive group.

For appointment at the rank of Associate Professor, candidates should have excellent track record of publications at the very best journals and demonstrable teaching performance. For appointment at the rank of Professor, they should also demonstrate strong record of professional achievement and visibility, such as current or past editorial board positions at major journals, consistent participation in major conferences. For both positions, candidates are expected to provide leadership to help the Department to grow, and teach in the more demanding postgraduate programmes (MSc/MBA/EMBA/PhD).

For enquiries on the positions, interested persons can contact the following:

Professor Kalok Chan, Chair of Department of Finance (Email:
Professor Darwin Choi, Co-chair of Recruitment Committee (Email:
Professor Sudipto Dasgupta, Co-chair of Recruitment Committee (Email:

For more detailed information about the Department and the faculty research, please visit our websites at and respectively.

About CUHK Business School

The CUHK Business School is a world-leading business school and a pioneer in business education in Hong Kong. Since its establishment in Hong Kong in 1963, the CUHK Business School has gained world recognition of nurturing business leaders with immense contributions in Asia Pacific.

The Business School has been offering a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (MBA, MSc, EMBA, MPhil, PhD) with over 4,600 students, as well as executive education. It has one of the most extensive alumni networks in the region, with over 40,000 alumni around the world. It comprises two Schools and four Departments:

- Schools
• Accountancy
• Hotel & Tourism Management

- Departments
• Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics
• Finance
• Management
• Marketing

Application Procedure
Applicants should complete the on-line application form and upload a curriculum vitae at The recruitment committee will follow up and may request additional information or schedule an online meeting if required.

The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

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Job ID

ID: J9400