Associate Professor in Finance

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
£51,799 - £60,022
06 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
03 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: Associate Professor in Finance– Full time, Permanent
Job reference: 0000016120
Date posted: 03/06/2022
Application closing date: 03/07/2022
Salary: £51,799 - £60,022 per annum
Package: Excellent Benefits Package
Contractual hours: 35
Basis: Full Time 

Job description
Edinburgh Napier University is #1 in Edinburgh for student satisfaction according to the National Student Survey in 2021. Edinburgh Napier University is the #1 Modern University in Scotland according to the Sunday Times. The School is one of the largest Business Schools in Scotland.

Our phenomenal results from the Research Excellence Framework (2021) are testament to our growing strength and capability as a research institution. These results, alongside our consistently positive National Student Survey results and sustained high levels of graduate employability, demonstrate the increasing impact of Edinburgh Napier's collective work, quality, and commitment. 

The role

We are seeking to appoint an Associate Professor in Finance in the Business School.

Applicants will be expected to provide our students with an outstanding learning experience as well as to make a significant contribution to research and/or scholarship subject to the pathway selection. This post is open an Associate Professor (Grade 7) on Learning and Teaching or Professional Practice or Research pathway.

Who we are looking for

In addition to the role profile (link here), the following criteria are essential:

  • Ph.D. in a relevant discipline
  • Well-networked across the Finance discipline, especially in your area of expertise.
  • Evidence of an excellent professional academic and research profile.
  • Evidence of innovative teaching and learning practice and experience.
  • Significant experience in developing high quality teaching/ learning and research projects.
  • Some travel may be required as part of our transnational education provision.


Salary: £51,799 - £60,022 per annum (Grade 7) + Pension (Employer contribution of 23%)

For other details, please click here

Additional information:

Closing date: 3rd July 2022

Interviews will be held online.

Interview date: Week of 11th –18th July 2022

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Professor Antonios Siganos a.siganos@napier.ac.uk and for general queries please contact recuitment@napier.ac.uk.

Edinburgh Napier is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels proud, confident, challenged and supported and are holders of Disability Confident, Carer Positive and Stonewall Diversity Champion status. For information see here.