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Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Doctorate or PhD
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
17 Apr, 2018

Academic position in Market Finance - HEC Liège

About this job
Job description:

  • Responsible for a teaching load at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate will be assigned specialized courses based on his/her profile and experience.
  • Researcher in Finance, in a field related to the peak of excellence of "Asset and Risk Management";
  • Representing HEC in the international scientific community through (for instance) the organisation of scientific events/workshops;
  • Promoting and supervising students' master theses;
  • To be involved into the administrative and scientific life of the department
  • Your profile:
  • You have a PhD in economics or finance;
  • You are interested in fundamental and applied research questions in Asset and Risk
  • Management (
  • and have a structured research agenda in these fields;
  • You have teaching skills;
  • Languages : English and French. The knowledge of french is not mandatory but preferred.
Tenure track candidates start with limited teaching duties allowing them to allocate 40% of their working time to research activities. A positive evaluation at the end of the probation period is subject to the candidate’s demonstrated performance in teaching and research.

In particular, with regard to research, the candidate is expected to

  • publish scientific articles in relevant and top-tier refereed journals, as well as books and book chapters;
  • develop new research projects and write grant proposals for attracting internal and external research funding;
  • supervise doctoral research;
  • be involved in international research networks;
  • actively take part in the organization of research activities of the corresponding strategic field at HEC® Liège, such as research seminars, workshops, and scientific conferences;
  • participate in research projects and missions for the account of, and grow partnerships with, private organizations and/or public authorities.

Application package:
- Motivation letter and curriculum vitae showing the experience/expertise of the candidate in market finance;
- List of recent publications and international and national collaborations/projects;
- Letter describing their research interest (5 pages at most);
- Recommendation letters

To be sent, by registered post, to Professor A. Corhay, Recteur, Université de Liège, 7 Place du 20 Août, 4000 Liège, Belgium, by April, 17 2018 with an electronic copy to
For further information, contact Mrs A. Chanteux, Head of Department Finance, Accounting and Law (