Lecturer in Finance

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
16 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer in Finance Job number  ACAD102951
Division/School  School of Economics, Finance and Management
Contract type  Open ended contract staff
Working pattern   Full time
Salary  £36,613 - £47,722 per annum
Closing date for applications   23-Nov-2017

The Department of Accounting and Finance - part of the University of Bristol School of Economics, Finance and Management - invites applications for the position of Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Finance. There may be multiple posts available, offered on an open ended basis, subject to review (tenure track).

Applications are sought from candidates with research interests in any field of finance, though applications with research and/or teaching interests at the intersection of finance, computing and technology are particularly encouraged. Successful candidates will have an outstanding research track record and will be undertaking innovative work that complements and extends the Department’s existing research and teaching activities.

Applicants must hold, or be close to completing a Ph.D. in a relevant field by the time of application. They will also have an aptitude for teaching to the highest standards at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The School of Economics, Finance and Management at the University of Bristol attracts high quality faculty and students at all levels. The Department of Accounting and Finance has excellent resources and it invests heavily in research. Generous research budgets and teaching allowances are available to allow early career researchers to establish and develop their research portfolios. Salaries are competitive at a European level. Further information on the Department is available at

The positions will begin from 1st September 2018. We will be conducting informal interviews at the AFA meetings in Philadelphia, though candidates not attending these meetings are also welcome to apply (and further informal meetings may be scheduled in Bristol). To apply for this post, please follow these instructions.

1) Applicants must apply online at Applicants are required to submit a cover letter (indicating whether you plan to attend the AFA meetings), a curriculum vitae and one research paper. Applicants must also arrange for the submission of three letters of reference via the same website.

2) You must also submit an application on the University of Bristol online recruitment system. To do this, please follow the link to apply here and type in the reference number ACAD102951
Please note in order to complete your application, you will need to complete both of these stages. If both stages are not complete, your application cannot be considered.

The deadline for this advert is 23 November 2017. Interviews for selected candidates will take place in Bristol in January/February 2018. Informal enquires can be directed to Professor Nick Taylor (, as well as to Professor Mark Clatworthy (

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

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