Beedie School of Business

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Beedie School of Business

Ryan Beedie Chair in Finance (#61)

The Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University invites applications from outstanding finance scholars (full or associate professors) for the newly created Ryan Beedie Chair in Finance. By joining the Finance Area at Beedie, you will be part of a collegial and productive group of scholars with the highest standards of research and teaching excellence.

The Beedie School is accredited by both AACSB and EQUIS, and is signatory to Principles for Responsible Management Education. We have programs at the Undergraduate, Masters, Ph.D., and Executive levels, including Canada’s first Executive MBA program.

The successful candidate should have a track record of publications in the top Finance journals and an active research agenda. All areas of Finance are considered. The Ryan Beedie Chair holder is expected to supervise graduate and Ph.D. students, deliver high quality instruction, and provide leadership to the research program.

Further Information:

The successful candidate for the tenure-track positions must demonstrate: the ability and interest to conduct high-quality, scholarly research; teaching competency at the undergraduate, graduate and executive levels; and leadership abilities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent residents will be given priority. SFU is committed to the principle of equity in employment and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. All positions are subject to budgetary approval and approval by the Board of Governors.

Under the authority of the University Act, personal information required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see the Collection Notice.

How To Apply

1. Applications should clearly specify the position number and the position title.

2. Please send your curriculum vitae, letter of application, any summaries of teaching evaluation (in electronic format, pdf preferred) to the Chair of the Appointments Committee at

3. Ask three referees to forward signed letters of reference directly to the Chair of the Appointments Committee at

This position will remain open until filled.

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