Faculty Openings

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Open positions:

The MIT Sloan School's Finance Group is seeking faculty at the junior level, effective July 1, 2015, or as soon thereafter as possible. Outstanding senior level applicants will also be considered. We stress high research potential or achievement; faculty responsibilities include teaching basic capital market theory and corporate finance, as well as more specialized courses at graduate and undergraduate level. Applicants must have a PhD in Finance or a related field by the start of employment. MIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation. Please submit your application electronically by November 14, 2014. Applications should be addressed to:

Professor Leonid Kogan
Co-Chair, Finance Group Search Committee
MIT Sloan School of Management
100 Main Street, E62-636
Cambridge, MA 02142

To submit an application, please visit: http://sloanfacultysearches.mit.edu/finance



We are currently seeking visitors for several courses for the 2015-16 academic year (please see Current Course Needs for the most up-to-date listing of our priorities). To be considered for a visiting position, please send the following documents to Ms. Kelly Nixon at knixon@mit.edu:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae or Résumé
  • Recent Teaching Evaluations
  • Availability (semester or, if local, days and times during the week)

Your information will be forwarded to the Finance Group Curriculum and Teaching Committee for review and you will be contacted if we have a suitable opportunity. Please feel free to contact Kelly Nixon by email at knixon@mit.edu if you have any questions.

Current Course Needs
Our priorities for selecting visitors for the 2015-16 academic year include the following courses and subjects:

  • 15.401: Finance Theory I (Fall & Spring)
  • 15.402: Finance Theory II (Fall & Spring)
  • 15.434: Advanced Corporate Finance (Fall & Spring)
  • 15.545: Mergers and Acquisitions (Spring)
  • Practitioner-led proseminars in Investment Management, Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Equity and Fixed-Income Research, International Finance, Private Equity, Financial Technology, and related subjects.

Please note that this list is subject to frequent changes and may not reflect the most current information regarding our teaching assignments. Thank you for your interest in teaching at the MIT Sloan School of Management.