Assistant Professors (tenure track) in Finance
Advertiser: Department of Finance, Aalto University
Field(s) of specialization: Finance
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Ekonominaukio 1, Espoo, 02150, Finland
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 31 Jan 2024
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2023.
Ad text:

The Department of Finance at Aalto University School of Business invites applications for two Assistant Professor positions in Finance. For one of the positions, all areas of Finance are considered whereas the other is focused on Sustainable Finance.

Both positions are within the Aalto tenure track career path. The appointment review to tenured associate professor typically takes place after 7 years. For more information, see

Department of Finance

Our department is one of the leading finance departments in Europe. Our research revolves around financial decision-making and its implications for value creation, financial markets, and society. We offer degree education at the BSc, MSc, and PhD level. For more information, see

Aalto University

Aalto University is where science and art meet technology and business. We shape a sustainable future by making research breakthroughs in and across our disciplines, sparking the game changers of tomorrow, and creating novel solutions to major global challenges. Our community is made up of 13 000 students, 400 professors, and close to 4 500 other faculty and staff working on our dynamic campus in Espoo, Greater Helsinki, Finland. Diversity is part of who we are, and we actively work to ensure our community’s diversity and inclusiveness. This is why we warmly encourage qualified candidates from all backgrounds to join our community.


Applicants should hold a doctoral degree (or be near completion of a doctoral degree) in finance, economics, or a related discipline. Applicants will be reviewed based on their potential for excellence in research, teaching and activity in the scientific community.

Application instructions

Applications should be submitted electronically via by November 24th, 2023. Application materials should include a cover letter, CV with a list of publications and working papers, one job market paper, and three letters of reference. First-round interviews will be conducted online during December 2023.

Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open or to extend the application period. The position will be filled subject to final approval by the Dean of Aalto University School of Business.

For additional information about the position or the department, please contact Associate Professor Matthijs Lof, (or in case of questions relating to the recruitment process, HR Coordinator Heli Solla,

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