OUR OFFER TO YOU
The disciplines of Economics and Business Administration offer a stimulating
workplace where you will be a vital contributor to education, research, and
outreach activities. JIBS offers opportunities to develop in a truly
international environment that attracts talented staff and motivated students
worldwide. We are now expanding the disciplines and you have an opportunity to
be a part of this.
We are looking for up to three Assistant Professors in Finance to join us.
The candidates should have a strong interest in teaching and in doing research
influencing both academics and practitioners. The candidates should have
excellent communication skills and a clear vocation for academia.
The work tasks comprise teaching activities at bachelor's and master's levels,
research and other services to JIBS that are related to the position. The
positions are teaching-oriented with teaching distributed over the academic
year, covering a range of topics in finance, and performed primarily in
In terms of research, we seek a candidate with research targeted toward high-
quality journals but also influences practitioners. The holder of a position
is expected to apply for externally funded research grants and contribute with
new knowledge that strengthens JIBS.
We highly value and prioritize our strong academic and collegial milieu at
JIBS, and physical attendance at the workplace is therefore expected for most
of your working time. The positions in Finance are organizationally located at
the Faculty of Economics but are highly integrated with teaching and research
in Business Administration. A substantial part of the research and education
at JIBS are oriented toward our focus areas: entrepreneurship, ownership, and
In the selection process, we emphasize the person's ability to take
initiative, be autonomous and flexible as well as the ability to co-operate
with colleagues. You should be willing to contribute to a dynamic academic
To be eligible for the position, you must hold a PhD in Business
Administration, Economics or Finance (or equivalent academic competence).
You have documented teaching expertise and experience and have taken a course
in teaching and learning in higher education (or acquired the knowledge
through experience). You have a strong research profile. Furthermore, you
have proven abilities to interact with business and society and have
demonstrated an ability to plan, organize and prioritize work effectively. You
are fluent in written and spoken English and have excellent communication
It's meritorious if you have:
teaching experience equal to 1 year FTE
experience in academic leadership
professional experience in the industry and/or leadership
course coordination and development experience
experience in applying for and obtaining external funding
experience in societal development and research outreach activities
Swedish language skills
experience of research related to any of the areas covered by one or
several of JIBS's research centres:
https: // ju.se/center/cefeo.html
https: // ju.se/center/cense.html
https: // ju.se/center/mmtc.html
For full eligibility requirements for an Assistant Professor at Jönköping
University, see https: // ju.se/om-oss/anställningsordning
The positions are permanent and full-time, starting as soon as possible or as
We value having an organization made up of diverse skills, experiences, and
abilities, which is why we encourage applications from all backgrounds. We are
committed to equality and diversity within our organization.
You are welcome to submit your application, no later than 2022-08-14.
Attachments are preferred in PDF form and must include:
a personal cover letter motivating your suitability and interest in the
a complete CV including attested credentials, pedagogic experience and a
a pedagogic portfolio.
contact information to three professional references.
five academic publications and your dissertation.
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