Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The Finance Department of HEC Paris invites applications for a faculty position in finance (at the assistant, associate, or full professor levels) starting with the 2022 fall semester. The successful candidate is expected to undertake research resulting in top journal publications and to be an excellent teacher. Applicants must have a PhD in Finance or Economics (with strong research credentials in finance) or be near completion. We welcome applications in any field of finance. Knowledge of the French language is not required as all finance teaching at HEC Paris is in English.

Application Procedure

Applications will be accepted only through the EconJobMarket website (applications by post or email will not be accepted). Applicants should submit their file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae and research papers online using: and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded on the same website.

Application deadline: November 30, 2021

About the Organization

HEC Paris (, France’s top “Ivy League” Business School, is located just outside of Paris and can be reached in 30 minutes by car from the city. The school has a core MSc in Management program with 750 students entering each year. In addition, it offers a PhD in Finance, an MSc in International Finance, an Executive MSc in Finance, an MBA with a Finance Specialization, as well as various other master and executive education programs. HEC Paris has been consistently ranked among the top-2 European Business Schools by the Financial Times since 2006. The Finance Department’s MSc in International Finance has been ranked as top-1 worldwide by the Financial Times for the past eight years. Graduates of the Finance Department’s PhD program have received job offers from top-10 North American universities.

The Finance Department has 20 permanent research faculty who have more than 50 papers accepted or published in the top-3 finance and top-5 economics journals since 2015, as well as 12 affiliate faculty. Additional information on the Department can be found at

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Job ID

ID: J9471