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University of Cape Town

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African Institute of Financial Markets and Risk Management
Commerce Faculty
Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454708
Date Posted: 11/08/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, SOUTH AFRICA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
quantitative finance
computational finance
financial risk management
financial economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

We invite applications for a permanent appointment at Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor Level in the African Institute of Financial Markets and Risk Management (AIFMRM) in the Faculty of Commerce. We seek to appoint teachers and researchers with the aspiration to be academic leaders.

The closing date for applications is 06 December 2015. Interviews will take place via skype after the ASSA meetings in early January and flyouts are scheduled from mid-February to mid-March. Appointments are for as soon as is feasible thereafter.

· Expertise in quantitative finance, computational finance, financial risk management, or financial economics;
· An appropriate PhD in financial mathematics, financial economics, risk management, computational science, engineering, or a directly related field.

Salaries are dependent on the area of expertise, but are based on UCT’s standard COE for a Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor ( Interested candidates should contact Carmen Ross ( for details of the ranges of possible remuneration, additional benefits, cost of living in South Africa and any other pertinent topics.

To apply, please e-mail your application package as a .zip file to Ms Vanessa Hoff at
Further Details can be found at

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/06/2015
Application Instructions:
To apply, please e-mail the documents listed below in a single .zip or .pdf file to Ms Vanessa Hoff at

- UCT Application Form (download at
- Motivational letter,
- Recent sample of your work, and
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Reference number: E15210
Closing date: 06 December 2015