Lecturer in Finance

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oct 03, 2019
End of advertisement period
Dec 01, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Closing date 1 December 2019
Level of education PhD
Hours 22 to 38 hours per week
Salary indication €3,389 to €4,978 gross per month, based on 38 hours per wee

We offer a challenging job with ample opportunity for personal development in an attractive international work environment. The Finance Group participates in the Bachelor programme in Economics and Business, the MBA programme, and runs the Master in Finance and the executive Master in International Finance programmes.

Amsterdam Business School is a growing, research driven business school at an internationally recognized university.  The finance section has an outstanding group of academics researching in finance and it is truly international.

Amsterdam Business School is located in the heart of Amsterdam, the cultural and financial capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam offers a cosmopolitan living environment with excellent connections to the rest of the world.

Job description

Excellent candidates from all major finance areas are welcome. We are looking for individuals with potential for exceptional teaching performance and broad interests in financial economics.

The main tasks of the candidates are teaching, thesis supervision and teaching coordination in the (under)graduate, master and executive education  programs.


Among the requirements for this post are a Finance PhD degree or near completion and considerable teaching experience. Almost all teaching in the department is in English. You are required to follow the Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Programme (LTHEP, in Dutch referred to as BKO), a system adopted by all Dutch universities.


The lecturer in finance will initially be offered an appointment for one year, after which a multi-year extension is possible.  Starting date will be 1 September 2020 or such other date as may be mutually agreed.

Salary will be in accordance with Dutch academic salary scales. For a lecturer this is min €3,389 and max €4,978  (+16.3 % holiday and end-year payments) dependent on experience and track record of the candidate. A temporary reduction in income tax (equal to 30 % of taxable salary) may apply to non-Dutch candidates. The Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities is applicable.

Further information

Further information may be obtained from:

  • Dr Philippe Versijp
  • Finance Group’s webpage

Job application

The UvA is an equal-opportunity employer. We prioritise diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We value a spirit of enquiry and perseverance, provide the space to keep asking questions, and promote a culture of curiosity and creativity.

Applicants should send a cover letter, a CV, a research statement, teaching evaluations and the names of two referees (or two reference letters) and quote vacancy number 19-648 in the subject line. The closing date for applications is 1 December 2019. Applications received after that date will not be accepted.

We will conduct interviews at the European Job Market for Economists 2019 on Thursday 19 December 2019 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Please apply using the link below, quoting the vacancy number in the subject line before 2 December 2019. #LI-DNP