Academic Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Professorial Stream - Associate/Full Professor
Discipline/Field: CIBC Professorship in Finance
Home Faculty: Schulich School of Business
Home Department/Area/Division: Finance
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2020

The Finance Area of the Schulich School of Business, York University invites applications for a professorial stream tenure-track appointment and endowed position of CIBC Professorship in Finance at the Associate or Full Professor level, to commence July 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

A Ph.D. in Finance or a related field is required. Candidates must show excellence or promise of excellence in teaching, scholarly research and publication and service.

Applicants should have an ongoing program of research and specialize in one or more of the following areas: asset pricing, corporate finance, investment. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated outstanding research and scholarship evidenced by publications in leading academic finance journals; demonstrable evidence of high-quality teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels; and a willingness to make a strong contribution to the doctoral program.

The successful candidate must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. The position may involve graduate teaching and supervision, as well as undergraduate teaching. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is preferred.

York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact Kee-Hong Bae, Chair of the Search Committee at

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at .

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is December 1, 2019. A letter of application with an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, three letters of reference and teaching evaluations should be sent to: Professor Kee-Hong Bae, Chair of the Search Committee, Finance Area, Schulich School of Business, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3,


Posting End Date: December 1, 2019