This professorship will conduct research and offer instruction in the business area of finance. Candidates are expected to have a track record of excellent research in finance in accordance with internationally recognized methodological standards, as evidenced by regular publications in recognized international and national scientific journals. Applicants shall have excellent skills in empirical research methods and profound experience in their application. A willingness to cooperate within the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences is expressly requested, as well as an active role in attracting external research funding.
An outstanding dedication to teaching is required. The professorship offers courses in the Faculty’s relevant bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. Candidates must be able and willing to teach in both German and English. Active participation in academic self-government is expected.
The University of Potsdam is a member of the “Berlin Doctoral Program in Economics and Management Science” (BSE/BDPEMS,
). We expect willingness to actively participate in this doctoral program. The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences has interdisciplinary and interinstitutional research facilities in the “Potsdam Center for Quantitative Research” (PCQR,
) and the “Center for Economic Policy Analysis” (CEPA,
). There are plans to create another focus in the field of sustainable development.
For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Eric Kearney
Please submit your application (including a research and teaching concept for this professorship, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates and documents, list of publications, list of courses taught, list of externally funded projects as well as the three publications most relevant to this position and teaching evaluations for the three courses taught that were most relevant to this position) via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (in a single PDF file) by January 31, 2023.
The hiring process is subject to the requirements set forth in Section 41 subsection 1 no. 1 - 3, 4a and 4c of the Brandenburg Higher Education Act (BbgHG). The appointment procedure is conducted in accordance with Section 40 BbgHG.
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