JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of St. Gallen

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

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467049
Date Posted: 08/01/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professorship (Tenure-Track) in Corporate Finance (100%)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Sankt Gallen, Sankt Gallen, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: G3 -- Corporate Finance and Governance
Financial Planning
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.

The University of St.Gallen and its School of Finance are seeking candidates for an assistant professorship in the field of Corporate Finance.

To be considered for this position, applicants should have a Ph.D. in finance (or be near completion) and an excellent track record in research and 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 (promotion to associate professor after successful evaluation).

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 1st, 2022, or by mutual agreement. For further information, please contact Professor Dr. Roland Füss, Chairman of the Appointment Committee and Dean of the School of Finance (

The application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications/ working papers, representative sample of research, research and teaching statement, as well as contact information for two academic references. Candidates should submit their application to the President of the University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr. Bernhard Ehrenzeller online via at the latest by September 20, 2021.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 09/20/2021