The Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) invites applications for a Senior Lectureship position in Finance, to begin in August 2018. The department welcomes applications in asset pricing and financial markets, particularly in market microstructure.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: You should have a Ph.D. in Finance and a publication track-record in top-core finance journals (i.e., the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Review of Financial Studies). You should be able to pursue your own independent research and develop further publications in top finance journals, offer leadership in education programs, and be able to deliver excellent teaching in both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the areas of asset pricing, commodities markets, and market microstructure. Track-record of excellence in prior related teaching is necessary.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of the largest departments within LUMS - a world-ranked international business school that has consistently ranked among the UK's top ten universities for nearly two decades. The department offers an excellent research environment, with a high level of collegiality, generous research budgets, and subscriptions to state-of-the-art databases, a strong seminar series, and a senior visitors program. More information about the department can be found at: http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/accounting-and-finance/
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: You should submit your application online at: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/ by 25th April, 2018. Job packets must contain a cover letter and a CV including a list and contact details of at least three references (one of which should be from the current employer), list of publications and working papers, description of courses taught and teaching evaluations.
We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic people for this role in order to increase our staff diversity in this part of the University.
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