The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel invites applications for a position as Credit Suisse Asset Management Schweiz – Professor for DLT/FinTech.
Distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and FinTech are rapidly evolving. The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Basel is hiring a Professor for DLT/FinTech.
Credit Suisse Asset Management Schweiz – Professor for DLT/FinTech
Your position The professorship will be part of the Center for Innovative Finance (CIF). The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the CIF through applied research, management, and the acquisition and support of strategic partners.
The position involves teaching at the Bachelor's and/or Master's level and contributing to the faculty's doctoral program. Teaching can be held in German or English.
The professorship is funded by Credit Suisse Asset Management, Schweiz, and is limited to five years.
Your profile Applicants should hold a doctoral degree in economics, finance or related areas. We expect expertise and experience in areas such as digital banking, FinTech, Blockchain, Smart Contracts or Cryptoassets. IT and programming knowledge in these areas is a plus. Candidates should be well acquainted with the blockchain community in order to support the expansion of the CIF.
We offer you We offer a stimulating, friendly, professional, international and interdisciplinary working environment. Your employment will be contracted according to standard regulations at University of Basel. The faculty is committed to increasing the proportion of women in professorial positions and strongly welcomes female applicants.
Application / Contact Applications including a CV, a list of publications, an outline of on-going research projects, three papers and evidence of teaching experience in the field should be submitted to email@example.com no later than March 31, 2018.
For further information please do not hesitate to contact the chair of the search committee, Prof. Dr. Pascal Gantenbein (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Yvonne Mery (email@example.com) from the Dean's Office.