|School/Company||Hanken School of Economics|
|Job Title||Professor in Finance|
|Desired education level||Doctorate or PhD|
Professor in Finance (tenured)
The Department of Finance and Statistics at Hanken School of Economics invites applications for position as PROFESSOR in Finance in Helsinki
Hanken School of Economics is a leading, internationally accredited (EQUIS, AMBA, AACSB) university with over a hundred years of experience in education and research in economics and business administration.
Finland, as a country, is ranked as the best-governed country in the world (Legatum prosperity index, 2016), as well as among the top 5 happiest countries (World Happiness Report 2017) due to, inter alia, high level of equality and safety; free, high-quality education at both primary, secondary, and university levels; affordable healthcare and childcare; and competitiveness and innovativeness of the business sector.
The applicants should hold a doctoral degree in finance or in a related field. The applicants will be reviewed based on their research, teaching and activity in the scientific community. Special consideration is given to candidates that have demonstrated their ability to produce high quality research in the field of Financial Economics.
Applicants are expected to have demonstrated a high level of academic competence, have experience of leading academic research, good teaching skills and extensive teaching experience. In addition, experience of doctoral education, applying for external funding, international research co-operation and academic expert assignments, as well as experience of participation in administrative tasks within an academic department, faculty or university are expected.
The following additional qualifications are also considered as merits: experience of responsibility for a degree programme, a subject, department, faculty or university, successfully raising external research funds, experience in leading the development of teaching, and pedagogical education.
When evaluating the applicants’ qualifications in the above-mentioned areas, the main focus will be on the person’s qualifications with emphasis given to recent years.
Applicants are required to have fluent command of English. Swedish language skills are considered a merit.
How to apply
Please submit all application materials in English. The application deadline is July 31st 2018.