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Career Level:
Management (Manager/Director)
Advanced Degree
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
15 Dec, 2017

Assistant Professor in Finance - HEC Liège

About this job
HEC Liège is looking for a full time assistant professor in Finance

The Finance, Accounting and Law Department of HEC Liège (University of Liège) is looking for an assistant professor in Finance on a replacement contract for the period January to September 2018. A tenure-track position will be opened as of October 1st, 2018 (5 years with an evaluation after 4 years). It will be the subject of a separate call (to which the recruited assistant professor under contract is invited to apply).

Job description :
  • In charge of the courses of Financial Derivatives (30 hours, Master Block 1) and Applied Financial Instruments (25 hours Theory and 20 hours practice, Bachelor Block 3). The courses are organized from February to May with the exam in June. For the practical part of the course, the assistant professor will be helped by a postdoctoral researcher ;
  • 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 :
Contract : The assistant professor will be hired for a period of 9 months as of January 2018 within the Finance, Accounting and Law Department. Possibility of tenure track as of October 1st, 2018.

Application package :
  • Motivation letter and curriculum vitae showing the experience/expertise of the candidate in finance and teaching;
  • List of publications and international and national collaborations/projects;
  • Research project;
  • 2 recommendation letters Interested candidates should send their application to Professor Marie LAMBERT at before 15th December 2017. Further information can be obtained at the same address.

About HEC Management School - University of Liege (HEC Liège)

HEC® Management School - University of Liège (HEC Liège) is the management school of the University of Liège. HEC Liège is one of the leading Belgian university business schools for graduate and postgraduate programs with more than 115 full-time faculty members and researchers and more than 2600 students. The school's mission is to train creative managers who will be responsible for building the future of businesses and organizations in a cross-cultural world. HEC Liège is a dynamic institution that heavily promotes an active pedagogy leading students to actively contribute to their education. The international vision of HEC Liège translates into multiple research activities in management and economics, numerous partnerships with worldwide companies and universities, and growing internationalization of its programs and faculty. HEC Liège is EQUIS accredited. Its main Masters’ programs, Master in Management and Master in Business Engineering, all taught in English, are EPAS-accredited. HEC Liège’s PhD program was the first worldwide to receive an EPAS quality label. HEC Liège is also member of the ‘Conférence des Grandes Ecoles’ based in France. 

HEC Liège is located in Liège, Belgium’s third largest city, and the largest agglomeration of the French-speaking Walloon region. At the heart of Europe, Liège is the third inland port of Europe and the seventh freight airport in Europe. Recognized for its quality of life and its rich historical patrimony, Liège is ideally situated within the Meuse-Rhine Euregio, 40 kilometers from Maastricht (the Netherlands) and 60 kilometers from Aachen (Germany). It is less than 1.5 hours away from Cologne, 2.5 hours from Paris and 4 hours from London by high-speed train starting from the magnificent train station designed by the renowned architect Santiago Calatrava. 

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