Faculty Positions in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

Ph.D. degree in Finance (or near completion). A strong commitment to both research and teaching are required for applicants for the position of Assistant Professor in all areas of finance. An established research and teaching record are required for applicants for more senior positions. Teaching assignments include undergraduate, graduate, and Ph.D. programs, and courses are generally taught in French. However, a number of courses are offered in English and teaching in English during the first two years is possible. As an intermediate French level is required for tenure, UQAM also offers free one-on-one French language instruction for new non-francophone faculty members.

Application Procedure

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Applicants should submit an application package consisting of a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching dossier including evidence of teaching effectiveness, selected articles or working papers, three letters of reference, and graduate school transcripts (for Ph.D. candidates) to:

Maher Kooli, PhD
Head of Finance Department
School of Management, Université du Québec à Montréal

About the Organization

With a total annual enrollment of over 15,000 students, the School of Management of the Université du Québec à Montréal (ESG UQAM) ranks as one of the best management schools and faculties in Quebec, Canada and the world. An urban institution with an open attitude to the world, ESG UQAM offers its students, faculty and staff a highly stimulating academic environment centered on its managerial values of social responsibility and sustainable development.
Recognized for the quality of its practice-oriented education, the excellence of its applied research, and its international presence, ESG asserts its leadership with a bold vision for the future.
Faculty members of the finance department have publications in many of the leading journals including: Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Financial Management, and Journal of Banking and Finance. Additional information about the Finance Department can be found at http://finance.esg.uqam.ca

Additional Information

The Finance Department in the Ecole des Sciences de la Gestion (School of Management) at Université du Québec à Montréal is seeking candidates with high research potential and excellent teaching skills for tenure-track position.

Remuneration and benefits are determined by the UQAM-SPUQ collective agreement.
Quebec tax exemption for new non-resident faculty members is possible for a limited time.

Montreal is ranked second in Nestpick’s recently released 2018 ranking. It also earned recently a spot among the world’s Top 10 most reputable cities in the Reputation Institute‘s annual ranking and stands out as the most reputable city in the Americas. The city’s tolerance to immigration, openness to diversity, wide range of festivals, affordable housing, and booming startup ecosystem are some of the important features of Montreal.

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Job ID

ID: J9434