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Economics & Finance

Title: Economics & Finance

  • Employer: University of Winnipeg (Economics Department)
  • Location: Canada
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Mar 31, 2018

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics at the University of Winnipeg invites applications for one probationary tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Subject to budgetary approval, the expected start date is July 1, 2018, though some flexibility may be possible. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    We are interested in applicants with a PhD in Economics with a specialization in Finance or a PhD in Finance. The Department is particularly interested in candidates with teaching and/or research interests in computational finance. Applicants should have a PhD or be in the final stages of their dissertation. Candidates are expected to show evidence of the potential for high quality research and effective teaching.

    The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in corporate finance, investments and options, futures and derivatives to students who major in Economics or Business. In addition, the candidate will also be expected to teach a range of undergraduate courses in Economics. The successful candidate will assist in the development of the Economics and Finance program (EFIN), a joint program between the Departments of Business and Economics.

    The University of Winnipeg is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, first preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.

    Interested candidates should apply online at A complete application consists of:
    • a cover letter, with, when applicable, an indication of Canadian citizenship or permanent residence;
    • a current Curriculum Vitae;
    • a job market paper;
    • three letters of reference

    In the event that an electronic submission of the application is not possible, the application can be sent by mail to: Chair, Department Personnel Committee, The Department of Economics, The University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3B 2E9. Review of applications will begin December 4, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Please check for updates with regards to this position on our website:

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.