The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for
1 Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Sustainable Finance
Ref : F2-50012613 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
Tenure track contract, full-time (40h a week), employee status
Earliest starting date : January 2021
Fixed-term contract : 5 years, upon a positive evaluation, perspective of a permanent position and promotion to associate professor may be foreseen.
the package we offer is commensurate with this ambition. The Assistant Professor shall be engaged on the following four key dimensions :
The candidate shall teach in the newly created common first year of the master programs. In addition, the candidate shall teach in the risk management track of the Master of Banking and Finance.
The candidate is expected to show the potential to consistently publish in top finance and / or economics journals. The candidate should be willing to interact with the financial industry, regulators, and national or supra-national governmental agencies.
The candidate is expected to integrate with existing faculty and department members and be proactive in supporting the initiatives of the Department of Finance towards achieving its goals.
Information about the position can be obtained from Professor Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal (e-mail : )
The candidate pursues highest quality research and has publications in the top finance and / or economics journals. Additional requirements include a PhD in Finance or Economics or related disciplines.
Demonstrated ability and willingness to interact with the financial industry, regulators, and national or supra-national governmental agencies is of importance.
The University of Luxembourg is set in a multilingual context. The person hired on this position must be proficient in English and either French or German.
The University encourages its staff to learn the other language and provides access to language courses to this end.