S-Lakestar Junior Professorship for ‘Venture Capital’

The School of Business and Economics invites applications for the S-Lakestar Junior Professorship for ‘Venture Capital’


starting April 1, 2019.


The School of Business and Economics is seeking candidates who demonstrated their research potential with an outstanding PhD in Finance or Economics with specializations in the areas of Corporate Finance, Financial Intermediation, or Investment. The School attaches great importance to publications in internationally renowned journals, commitment to teaching and the acquisition of third-party research funding.


The future colleague will cooperate closely with Humboldt's finance group and can freely choose the research focus. The future colleague is expected to teach courses on Venture Capital at the bachelor and master level .


The applicants must meet the legal requirements for professorial appointments in accordance with § 102 a of the `Berliner Hochschulgesetz´.


HU is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching, and specifically encourages qualified female scholars to apply. Researchers from abroad are welcome to apply. Severely disabled applicants with equivalent qualifications will be given preferential consideration. People with an immigration background are specifically encouraged to apply. Teaching is in English or German.

Please send your application (including CV, three publications or working papers, and a research expose outlining the future research agenda, two recommendation letters and teaching evaluations), and quoting the reference number, to: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,  Dean of School of Business and Economics, Prof. Klapper, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin, Germany or in electronic form to dekanat.wiwi@hu-berlin.de. Since we will not return your documents, please submit copies in the application only.  For further information please contact Prof. Adam (tim.adam@hu-berlin.de).


Please visit our website www.hu-berlin.de/stellenangebote, which gives you access to the legally binding German version.