Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Department of Finance, Gies ...

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Open Rank Faculty
Department of Finance
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Gies College of Business at Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. We serve the state, the nation, and the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and addressing critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge. We are interested in candidates who will bring excellence to campus via outstanding research, teaching and service.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit

The Department of Finance at the University of Illinois invites applicants for regular, full-time (open rank) positions to teach and conduct research in any area of finance, but with specific interest in investments and asset pricing, corporate finance, insurance and risk management.

• Teach at the graduate and/or undergraduate levels
• Conduct research in Finance
• Advance intellectual environment through scholarly service

• Candidates at advanced ranks must possess a PhD degree; candidates for assistant professor must possess or be near completion of a PhD degree
• Candidates must have strong research as well as demonstrated teaching effectiveness and leadership potential commensurate with position sought.

Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience; salary and research support are competitive.

Tenured or tenure-track

June 16, 2019 or August 16, 2019 (negotiable)

For full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload your required documents, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, working papers, course evaluations, and the names and email addresses or phone numbers of three professional references. Professional references will be contacted once the recruiting committee has requested them. Tenure track applications should be submitted by April 30, 2019. Applications received by November 6, 2018 will be given first consideration. Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position.

For further information, please contact Professor Scott Weisbenner at (217) 333-0872 or [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

College Name or Administrative Unit:Gies College of Business Category:1-Faculty Title:Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Department of Finance, Gies College of Business (103774) Open Date:09/26/2018 Close Date:04/30/2019 Organization Name:Finance




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Posted: 1/4/2019
Application Due: 4/30/2019
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