Professor: Development Finance

Country: South Africa;

City: Stellenbosch

Vacancy added: 19.07.2019

Employer: Stellenbosch University

Resumes due: 26.08.2019


USB has established itself as one of the top providers of internationally recognised graduate education. The School enjoys the status of full-term AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA international accreditations, an accomplishment attained by only a few business schools in the world. The Development Finance programme unit has established a solid reputation for its world-class research and relevant curricula for emerging economies and attracts students from around the globe.

We seek an individual with a solid research, supervision, and teaching track record commensurate with the professorial level and who will commit to advancing our vision to be recognised as a source of value for a better world.




  • Developing and delivering academic content in the Development Finance area (on the PhD, MPhil and Postgraduate Diploma programmes);
  • Supervising postgraduate research at PhD and MPhil levels;
  • Contributing to research and publishing research results in accredited, high-impact international journals;
  • Participating in the administration of some departmental activities;
  • Participating in social impact activities of USB.



  • PhD in the area of Economics and/or Finance with a strong development focus;
  • Established national and international research record;
  • Experience in teaching at postgraduate level;
  • Experience in supervising postgraduate students;
  • Experience in a senior leadership role and willingness to act in such a role;
  • Ability to develop industry networks.


The University will consider all applications in terms of its Employment Equity Plan, which acknowledges the need to diversify the demographic composition of the staff corps, especially with regard to the appointment of suitable candidates from the designated groups. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment. Apply online by using the "Apply Now" link. Your application, comprising a comprehensive curriculum vitae (including the names and e-mail  address of at least three referees), must reach the University before or on the closing date of the advertised post. The University reserves the right to investigate qualifications and conduct background checks on all candidates. Should no feedback be received from the University within six weeks of the closing date, kindly accept that your application did not succeed.

Enquiries regarding the job content: Prof. Michael Graham on 021 918 4261, or at, or Prof. Piet Naudé on 021 918 4221, or at

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