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Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance

Accounting & Finance
Total Salary Package up to £60,000 per annum
Closing Date:   Monday 27 November 2017
Interview Date:   Friday 05 January 2018
Reference:  A2080

The Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) invites applications for two Lecturer's (Assistant Professor) position in Finance, to begin in September 2018. The department welcomes applications in all areas of finance, particularly in banking, corporate finance, and asset pricing. Significant reductions in teaching duties over the first four years may apply. 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Finance or a related discipline, or should be expected to complete their Ph.D. in the near future. Candidates should be able to pursue their own independent research and develop publications in high quality and top finance journals and should be able to deliver excellent teaching in both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 

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:

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: All applicants should submit their application online by November 27, 2017. Job packets must contain a cover letter, CV, three letters of reference, publications, job talk paper (identified as such) and any additional papers, description of courses taught, and teaching evaluations. Reference letters must be submitted directly to Sonia Stevenson ( with the title “Reference Letter for [Name of Applicant]” by November 27, 2017. A recruitment committee will be attending and conducting first-round interviews at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia in January 2018.

These positions carry a typical total salary package of up to £60,000 per annum. In exceptional circumstances, it may be possible to offer an additional supplement, any such supplement would be awarded on the basis of a demonstrable record of exceptional achievement and is entirely at the discretion of the University.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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