Open Position

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Position
in the Department of Finance

Temple University, Fox School of Business

We seek scholars at the tenure track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to contribute to the environment of collaborative multi-disciplinary research at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. or foreign equivalent in finance or related field by September 1, 2022.  Candidates at the Associate and Full Professor level should be well-trained research-active scholars with a strong publication record in top-tier finance journals. Candidates at the Assistant Professor level should have the potential for excellence in scholarship and teaching including the ability to conduct high-quality research and publish in top-tier finance journals. Researchers in all areas of finance are encouraged to apply for positions that start July 2022 or later.

Temple University, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has evolved into an international powerhouse in higher education and a top-tier research institution with approximately 40,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students.  As the largest university in one of the nation’s most iconic cities, Temple educates diverse future leaders from Philadelphia, the country, and the world who share a common drive to learn and make a real impact. For additional information about Temple University, please visit

The Fox School of Business is accredited by AACSB International. With more than 7,200 students and more than 190 full-time faculty members, it is one of the largest and most comprehensive business schools in the nation, offering Bachelors, MBA, Specialized Masters, Executive MBA, Executive DBA, and Ph.D. degrees with programs on campuses in the Philadelphia region and worldwide. For additional information about the Fox School of Business, please visit

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Priority will be given to candidates who apply before December 15, 2021. Include a cover letter addressed to Professor Yan Li (Finance Recruiting Committee Chair), curriculum vitae, job market paper, brief statement of research interests, evidence of effective teaching (if available), and contacts of three references.

Submit materials electronically to as a zipped file with a name that starts with the applicant’s last name.  Applicants must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed directly from recommenders to the above email address with “Reference for [Candidate’s Name]” in the subject line.

Temple University is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to student, faculty and staff diversity, equity, and inclusion. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Additional information is available from the university, college and department websites at

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