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Koc University, College of Administrative Sciences and Economics Faculty Positions in Finance

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Koc University, College of Administrative Sciences and Economics
Faculty Positions in Finance


The College of Administrative Sciences and Economics at Koc University invites applications for faculty positions in finance at all ranks (full, associate, and assistant professors) and all areas of finance. Positions are available starting September 1, 2016.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in finance, economics, or a related discipline (or expect to complete the requirements for the degree by September 2016). Selection for associate and full professor ranks will be based on an established publication record and proven teaching excellence. Selection for the assistant professor rank will focus on the potential for publications in top journals and for effective teaching.

ABOUT KOC UNIVERSITY: Koc University is a private, nonprofit institution located in Istanbul, Turkey. The University is committed to excellence in both research and teaching. The medium of instruction is English. For general information, please refer to the Koc University web page at: http://www.ku.edu.tr

Koc University Business School is a member of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the Global Business School Network (GBSN), CEMS alliance (The Global Alliance in Management Education), and EFMD (The European Foundation for Management Development). The Business School is also a CFA partner and holds EQUIS (The European Quality Improvement System) accreditation.

Faculty members in the Finance group have Ph.D.s from Boston College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Rotterdam University, University of Florida, University of Minnesota, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and University of Texas at Austin. In the last three years, the faculty have published articles in Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Management Science, among others. The department subscribes to a large number of financial databases, including CRSP, Compustat, I/B/E/S, Dealscan, SDC, Trace, Eventus, Thomson One Banker, and Bloomberg, and provides research funds to support conference travel and other research activities. There is also an active research seminar series providing an exciting research environment for faculty.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a cover letter, CV, copies of research papers and publications to vertugrul@ku.edu.tr. In addition, please have 3 letters of recommendation sent to the same email address. Application deadline is December 15, 2015.

Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA Meetings to be held in January 2016 in San Francisco.