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Assistant Professor - Finance

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The Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for a non-tenured (tenure track) faculty position in Finance with an expected start date of July 1, 2018.

Basic qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree or be enrolled in an accredited doctoral program at the time of application. Additional Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a closely-related field or have advanced to Ph.D. candidacy and will complete the doctoral degree or equivalent degree within 6 months of start date. Preferred qualifications: Candidates whose research, teaching, and service has prepared them to contribute to diversity and inclusion in higher education and to the Haas School’s strategic focus on innovation, broadly defined, are encouraged to highlight these points in their application.

Application submissions will be accepted through November 27, 2017.

To Apply:

Applicants should upload the following materials: cover letter stating future research plans and interests; curriculum vitae; job market paper; and three letters of reference. Optional materials may include: additional working papers or publications; a statement of teaching; and teaching evaluations. We strongly recommend including a statement of candidate’s contributions to diversity addressing past and/or potential contributions through research, teaching and/or service (this statement will be required of candidates invited to campus interviews). Guidelines for writing the diversity statement: writing-statements.

All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality ( prior to submitting their letters.

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Berkeley, CA

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Document requirements
  • Cover Letter - Stating future research plans and interests.

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Job Market Paper

  • Additional Working Paper or Publication (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching and Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required