Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Date: Apr 21, 2024

Location: Ajman Univeristy AJMAN, Ajman Univeristy AJMAN

Company: Ajman University

Assistant/Associate Professor in Finance

The College of Business Administration (CBA) at Ajman University, has an opening for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance, starting in Spring 2023 or Fall 2024. The selected candidate will have primary teaching and research interests in Finance and will be expected to teach in graduate and undergraduate programs. The selected candidate will also be expected to actively engage with the business community. The College of Business Administration is accredited by AACSB.


  • Ph.D. in Finance or a related field obtained from an internationally reputable university, preferably accredited by AACSB
  • Three or more years of teaching experience in an internationally reputable university, preferably accredited by AACSB
  • Demonstrable record of excellence in teaching and curriculum development 
  • Outstanding record of research and peer-reviewed publications in top journals (SCOPUS, ABDC, ABS)
  • Record of collaborative and interdisciplinary research would be an advantage
  • Demonstrable record of supervising student projects and dissertations
  • Excellent record in professional and community service


  • Design, deliver and assess graduate and undergraduate courses in Finance
  • Engage in innovative and technology-based approaches to teaching and learning
  • Provide academic advising services to students
  • Conduct high quality research and publish research outcomes in reputable journals and conferences
  • Participate in committee and other service tasks at the department, college and/or university levels as assigned
  • Actively engage in promoting the growth and visibility of Ajman University
  • Provide consultancy and other industry-facing services to Ajman University partners and members of the business community
  • Actively seek out methods, procedures and resources to best achieve course and lesson objectives
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned


A completed application will include:

  • A letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position.
  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • A statement of teaching and research philosophy.
  • Copies of transcripts of doctoral (or other highest, as applicable) coursework.
  • A list of three professional references with names, titles, phone numbers, and email addresses- including a current or previous supervisor.