Chair in Finance, Risk and Banking

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Chair in Finance, Risk and Banking

We are seeking to appoint exceptional candidate(s) with the skills to contribute to the on-going development of the Finance, Risk and Banking Division and further strengthen its reputation. The successful candidates will have evidence of research and broader academic leadership, a sustained track record in publishing research in top peer-reviewed journals of international repute. A strong portfolio of research publications in 4*/4 journals in subject areas of either Finance/Financial Economics/Econometrics/Asset pricing/Corporate Finance and/or in any areas of Banking or interface of Finance/Banking is an essential requirement. Though it may not be exhaustive, the ABS list of journals with a ranking of 4*/4 under the category of Finance in the above mentioned areas could potentially serve as a guide for the purpose.

The successful candidate(s) must have an ability to supervise Undergraduate, Postgraduate, MBA and PhD candidates and a commitment to educational excellence. A proven track record of developing PhD candidates to completion is required, along with the ability to deliver a variety of courses in the relevant areas of Finance and/or Banking and/or Risk to students ranging from Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and MBA to PhD.

Candidates should have the ability to develop their own research area, the flexibility to collaborate with colleagues and the ability to work well in a team. They should also have excellent communication and presentation skills. Grant-funding activity and effective mentoring of others are desirable qualities. They will also be required to make an appropriate contribution to administration.

This is a full-time (36.25 hours per week), permanent post.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Sanjay Banerji, Division Head (Finance, Risk and Banking), tel: +44(0) 115 95 15276, email: sanjay.banerji [at] nottingham[.]ac[.]uk Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, visit;

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In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 181542.

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