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University of St.Gallen

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School of Finance
Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Corporate Finance (100%)

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469395
Date Posted: 06/09/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Corporate Finance (100%)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: St. Gallen, St. Gallen, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: G3 -- Corporate Finance and Governance
Corporate Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

A place where knowledge is created – As a leading business university we set global standards for research and teaching by promoting integrative thought, responsible action and an entrepreneurial spirit of innovation in business and society.

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in
Corporate Finance (100%)

The University of St.Gallen is seeking candidates for an assistant professorship in the field of Corporate Finance. The new professor will be part of the School of Finance and will be affiliated with the Swiss Finance Institute (SFI).

To be considered for this position, applicants should have a Ph.D. in finance (or be near completion), an excellent track record in research and experience in teaching. The position involves teaching in English at all levels.

The appointment is for 6 years, with an intermediate evaluation after 3 years and tenure evaluation after 6 years. Based on a tenure track process, successful candidates can be promoted to a tenured Associate Professor position.

The University of St.Gallen is strongly committed to promoting equal opportunities and diversity. We specifically encourage women and applicants with backgrounds underrepresented among our current senior faculty to apply.

We seek candidates per August 2023, or by mutual agreement. For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Roland Füss, Chairman of the Search Committee and Dean of the School of Finance ( The application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae with indication of the most relevant contributions, a job market paper and two reference letters. Candidates should submit their application to the President of the University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr. Bernhard Ehrenzeller online via at the latest by August 24, 2022. 

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 08/24/2022