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Expression of Interest for the Position of Assistant Professor in Finance

The Department of Economics and Finance of LUISS University invites young and promising scholars to express their interests for 1 full-time Assistant Professorship in Finance.


Successful candidates will show a passionate drive to become leading scholars in their field.

The Assistant Professor will have a PhD (or be close to completing one) from a leading school, an active research program in the field of Financial Markets and Institutions, and the potential to publish in top journals. She/he will have teaching experience.


Funding for conferences attendance is available. Teaching could be either in English, Italian or both. Teaching load is 2 courses per year either in an undergraduate or a post-graduate program. Candidates will supervise master dissertations and bachelor papers in their fields. Teaching assistants are also available. Appointments are full-time and the salary is competitive. The contract is 3 years, renewable in case of positive evaluation by the Department.

About the University and the Department of Economics and Finance

Located in the heart of Rome, LUISS campuses are equipped with modern, up-to-date facilities creating a productive research environment and the ideal location for both faculty and students. LUISS has developed an effective and strong network with the business community, governmental institutions and the civil society that has further increased its role as a leading institution in the social sciences. With a reputation for excellence, LUISS is committed to producing innovative and advanced research outputs.

The Department of Economics and Finance offers undergraduate and post-graduate programs and ranks high in the Italian economics departments list. Primary areas of faculty research include macro and microeconomics, econometrics, applied statistics and probability, mathematical economics and finance, game theory, financial economics, industrial organization, labor economics, public economics, international trade and finance, behavioral economics and finance.

Expression of Interest

To express your internship for this position the following documents are required:

  • Cover letter illustrating the candidate’s research program
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of the applicant’s job market paper and other (maximum three) publications or working papers.
  • A maximum of 3 letters of recommendation to be sent to (your name and the position you are expressing interest for should be in the file name and in the email subject line) – optional

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Expression of interest

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LUISS University is committed to increasing the number of international and female scholars among its faculty. Therefore, we especially welcome applications from international and female scholars. 

Submissions are due by November 12, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Central European Time (CET), UTC +1