JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Tongji University

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School of Economics and Management
Department of Finance
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Finance

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457877
Date Posted: 06/20/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Finance
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of Economics and Management at Tongji University invites applications for faculty positions at all ranks in Department of Finance starting no later than September 2018 (qualified candidates can start as early as September 2017).

Job Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in finance or related fields by August 31, 2018. All areas of finance will be considered, but preference will be toward applicants conducting research on empirical corporate finance and empirical asset pricing. Candidates for junior positions must demonstrate potential for publication in top-tier finance journals. Applicants for senior positions should have a strong record of published research in premier finance journals. Applicants with prior research experience on China’s capital markets or corporate finance issues will receive special consideration. We especially encourage seasoned assistant professors who have had early publication success to apply for associate professor positions.

About the University and School: Tongji University is one of the best universities in China. The School of Economics and Management is also a leading business school in China. The school is accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. In 2014, it was ranked 7th among Top Business Schools of Mainland China in Eduniversal Worldwide Business School Ranking, and it has also been honored as a Most Influential Brand of MBA Program by Forbes. For more information about the School, please visit the website

The school will offer a highly supportive research environment that includes active senior colleagues, a low teaching load, and a start-up research fund. Salaries and benefits will be highly competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/31/2017
Application Instructions:
Interested applicants should provide a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, sample research papers, evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., teaching evaluations), and two to three confidential letters of recommendation. Please submit application materials electronically to: Review of applications will begin immediately until the positions are filled.
Faculty members of the School of Economics and Management will conduct interviews at the 2018 AFA Annual Meetings in Philadelphia, U.S.A.