Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Finance
Advertiser: Finance, HEC Paris
Field(s) of specialization: Finance
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
Location of job: HEC Paris, 1 rue de la Libération, Jouy en Josas, Ile de France, 78351, France (map)
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2022-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 30 Nov 2021 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 30 Nov 2021
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2021.
Ad text:

HEC Paris
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Finance

DEPARTMENT: HEC Paris, Finance Department

LOCATION: Paris, France

The Finance Department of HEC Paris invites applications for a faculty position in finance (at the assistant, associate, or full professor level) starting with the 2022 fall semester. The successful candidate is expected to undertake research resulting in top journal publications and to be an excellent teacher. Applicants must have a PhD in Finance or Economics (with strong research credentials in finance) or be near completion. We welcome applications in any field of finance. Knowledge of the French language is not required as all finance teaching at HEC Paris is in English.

HEC Paris (, France’s top “Ivy League” Business School, is located just outside of Paris and can be reached in 30 minutes by car from the city. The school has a core MSc in Management program with 750 students entering each year. In addition, it offers a PhD in Finance, an MSc in International Finance, an Executive MSc in Finance, an MBA with a Finance Specialization, as well as various other master and executive education programs. HEC Paris has been consistently ranked among the top-2 European Business Schools by the Financial Times since 2006. The Finance Department’s MSc in International Finance has been ranked as top-1 worldwide by the Financial Times for the past eight years. Graduates of the Finance Department’s PhD program have received job offers from top-10 North American universities.

The Finance Department has 20 permanent research faculty who have more than 50 papers accepted or published in the top-3 finance and top-5 economics journals since 2015, as well as 12 affiliate faculty. Additional information on the Department can be found at

START DATE: September 1, 2022

SALARY: competitive

Applications will be accepted only through the EconJobMarket website (applications by post or email will not be accepted). Applicants should submit their file including a cover letter, curriculum vitae and research papers (including a clearly identified job market paper) and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded on the same website.

Interviews with selected candidates will be conducted online shortly before or during the 2022 AFA Annual Meeting in Atlanta. Specific questions about the job openings can be addressed to Prof. François Derrien, the recruitment coordinator, at


Submission materials required
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Video presentation of job market paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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