Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Finance (138376)

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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

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 that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. For more information, visit


The Department of Finance at the University of Illinois invites applicants for 100% full-time positions to teach and conduct research in any area of finance, but with specific interest in applied economics, data science, investments and asset pricing, corporate finance, insurance and risk management.


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


  • Candidates must possess a PhD and have published at least one paper in a leading finance or economics journal.
  • Candidates must demonstrate a distinguished record of publications, 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


August 16, 2021


For full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload your required documents, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, a sample of published and/or working papers, course evaluations, and the names and email addresses or phone numbers of three professional references. Tenure track applications should be submitted by February 1, 2021. 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 Hanna Richmond, Director of Administration at (217) 244-8602 or [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit Policy on Consideration of Sexual Misconduct in Prior Employment. As a qualifying federal contractor, the University of Illinois System uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.

College Name or Administrative Unit:Gies College of Business Category:1-Faculty Title:Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Finance (138376) Open Date:10/29/2020 Close Date:02/01/2021 Organization Name:Finance




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Posted: 10/30/2020
Application Due: 2/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time