Associate Professor in Finance and Insurance

Associate Professor in Finance and Insurance

20 mars, 2018

EM Lyon


The department of Economics Finance and Control at emlyon business school, seeks candidates to fill a tenure-track position in Finance or Insurance at associate level, starting in September, 2018.

Priority will be given to candidates with keen interests in risk assessment and in advanced statistical techniques applied to finance and insurance, with a strong awareness of data science.

This position is open for the school’s French campuses (Lyon / Paris).

Responsibilities for this position include: conducting and publishing academic research and teaching, along with contributing to the service mission of the Department. Teaching opportunities are available at the undergraduate, masters, and executive level.

The teaching load will be defined on a personal basis, and will depend on the publications and the (potential) managerial responsibilities.

Language of instruction at emlyon business school is both English and French. However, speaking French is not a requirement and for non-French candidates support in learning French will be offered.

Job Requirements And Information For Application

Applicants must hold a PhD or Doctorate in Finance or Insurance or related discipline from an accredited university.
Demonstrated potential for conducting high quality research and publishing in top management journals.
Proven interests in risk assessment and in advanced statistical techniques applied to finance and insurance, with a strong awareness of data science
Applicants must have a proven track record of teaching experience to different audiences and publics, in particular at different Master level programs and the BBA program as well, but also in executive education, international programs and in blended/online environments.
Successful candidates are expected to teach in English and in French.


A cover letter including motivation to join emlyon business school
A teaching statement (with teaching evaluations)
A current vita
Reference letters from two referees

All application materials should be submitted in English. The application materials will not be returned.

About EMLYON Business School

emlyon business school, one of the leading French GrandesEcoles in Management, has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including an MSc in Management, Specialized Master’s degrees, MBA, PhD, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs.

emlyon business school has campuses in France (Lyon and Paris), China (Shanghai) and Morocco (Casablanca).

Having celebrated its 140th anniversary in 2012, emlyon business school is a dynamic and innovative institution with a 119-strong faculty dedicated to develop excellence both in teaching and research thanks to unique and specific means (learning lab, clusters of excellence…). emlyon’s motto is “early makers”. This concept reflects our vision of the entrepreneur: an individual who tries, experiments, makes mistakes, starts again and learns as they go. An entrepreneur must now combine this dimension of doing and doing quickly with the ability to anticipate, mix and nurture ideas, see things before others and do things quicker than others. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He/sheis an early maker.

Further information

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Clarification questions can be directed to: Prof. Olivier Le Courtois (click apply).

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