Professor of Management Accounting

Loughborough University - The School of Business & Economics

Salary: Competitive salary within the Professorial scale, minimum salary is £57,674

The School of Business & Economics at Loughborough University is a leading international player in research and teaching across business, management, finance and economics. Consistently rated as one of the UK's top-ten universities for business and management in national league tables, Loughborough is also one of an international elite group of institutions to have EQUIS accreditation for its Business and Management activities, an AMBA-accredited MBA, along with AACSB accreditation. The School is a vibrant, challenging and highly respected institution, which operates at the cutting edge of academic research.

We are looking to appoint a Professor of Management Accounting to join the Accounting and Financial Management discipline group. We particularly welcome applications from those with research interests that complement work already being undertaken within the Accounting and Financial Management group (details at: ).

In terms of management accounting research, we currently possess expertise in, inter alia, performance measurement and management; management control; sustainable accounting and accountability in private and public organisations; shared service centres; lean accounting as well as various issues related to corporate governance. Applicants are expected to have a strong publication portfolio at an internationally recognised level. Furthermore, applicants should either have experience of or the potential to offer research leadership in the area of Management Accounting. From a teaching perspective, the successful applicant must be able to teach to the highest standards and at all levels.

The appointment will be made as soon as possible after interview. The salary will be on Research, Teaching and Enterprise Grade 9, at a starting salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. The appointment will be subject to the University's normal Terms and Conditions of Employment for Academic and Related staff, details of which can be found at:

Curriculum Vitae will only be accepted if accompanied by a completed University application form.

Interviews will take place during the afternoon of 31 November and morning of 1 December 2016.

Informal enquiries should be directed to:
Professor Noel O'Sullivan
Head of Accounting and Financial Management discipline group
Tel: 01509 223114

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