The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel invites applications for an Assis-
tant Professorship in Corporate Finance / Sustainable Finance (Non-Tenure Track) to begin on
August 1, 2022 or by appointment.
The professorship in corporate finance / sustainable finance will join an active research group in
“Money & Finance” as well as “Energy & Environment”. Candidates are expected to teach courses
in Corporate Finance on the Bachelor and Master level.
The professorship is limited to five years. The position involves teaching at the Bachelor’s and/or
Master’s level and contributing to the faculty’s doctoral program. The teaching commitment
amounts to four hours per week each semester. Teaching can be held in German or English.
Applicants should hold a doctoral degree in economics, finance or related areas. We welcome
applications in all subfields of Corporate Finance and are particularly interested in researchers in
the area of Sustainable Finance or related fields.
We offer you
We offer a stimulating, friendly, professional, international and interdisciplinary working
environment with access to the relevant research databases. Your employment will be
contracted according to standard regulations at the University of Basel. The faculty is committed
to increasing the proportion of women in professorial positions and strongly welcomes
Application / Contact
Applications, including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a short outline of current and planned
research projects, the job market paper, and details of teaching experience, the names and contact
information of at least two references who would be willing to upload confidential letters of
recommendation should be submitted through the online portal no later than February 14, 2022.
Please note that applications via email or postal services will not be considered.
For further information please do not hesitate to contact Prof. Dr. Sabine Böckem (Head of the