UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Senior Lecturer/Reader in Finance 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£50,618 - £56,950 per annum + competitive recruitment supplement
Posted
15 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Lecturer/Reader in Finance  

Job number  ACAD103006 
Division/School  School of Economics, Finance and Management 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Full time 
Salary  £50,618 - £56,950 per annum + competitive recruitment supplement 
Closing date for applications  14-Jan-2018 

The Department of Accounting and Finance at the University of Bristol is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer or Reader in Finance.

Successful applicants will have published their research in excellent academic journals in a field of finance related to the Department’s main research areas. These are asset pricing, banking, corporate finance and financial econometrics. We are particularly interested in applicants with research and teaching specialisms in asset pricing, financial econometrics or corporate finance.

Candidates should be committed to teach to the highest standards at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. They must also be able to demonstrate leadership capabilities and a willingness to contribute to the development of new programmes in finance. It is desirable that the successful candidate will have attracted external research funding from research councils, government, industry or other sources.

The University of Bristol is ranked among the top 50 universities in the world and was rated in the top 5 in the UK in the latest Research Excellence Framework. One of three departments in the School of Economics, Finance and Management, the Department of Accounting and Finance provides an excellent research environment. It regularly attracts internationally renowned speakers as part of its active seminar series and offers access to state of the art databases and computing facilities.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact any of the following via email:

Professor Stuart Cooper (s.m.cooper@bristol.ac.uk) Head of Department
Professor Nick Taylor (Nick.Taylor@bristol.ac.uk
Professor Mark Clatworthy (Mark.Clatworthy@bristol.ac.uk

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