Lecturer in Accounting

University of Reading - Henley Business School

Henley Business School at the University of Reading, is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Accounting who will undertake teaching in the area of accounting and financial management to undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. The post is designated as teaching intensive (TI).

The post holder will be required to contribute to the delivery of the BA Accounting programme in collaboration with Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) in China. They will spend a term in Beijing and contribute to teaching in Reading for the remainder of the year.

The BA Accounting is a four year degree programme delivered at the BIT campus in Beijing by a combination of BIT staff and Henley staff. At the end of the programme, students receive double degrees from the University of Reading and BIT. Currently there are around 450 students studying on the programme at BIT.

You will be part of a vibrant global institution that continuously seeks to improve upon everything we do and be recognised for being a truly international business school, the excellence of our learning experience, world-class research and thinking, our sense of community and responsibility, the strength of our networks, and the breadth and depth of our relationships with industry. This is reflected in the subject area of accounting in which we value the balance between research and practice.

You will:

  • Teach a range of modules in the broad area of accounting and financial management.
  • Engage in scholarship leading to innovations in teaching.
  • Participate in the teaching and assessments of the modules and support the compliance with the University teaching quality assurance standards and procedures.

You will have:

  • A PhD/DBA (or close to completion) in accounting or a closely related area.
  • Specialist knowledge of accounting subjects.
  • Teaching experience at a HE institution or evidence of innovation in teaching suitable for HE.

A professional qualification in accounting and an experience in delivering professional subjects in accounting is an advantage.

Interviews for the post will be held on 3rd February 2017.

Informal contact details
Contact role: Head of BISA
Contact name: Prof Keiichi Nakata
Contact phone: +44 (0) 118 378 4423
Contact email: k.nakata@henley.ac.uk

Alternative informal contact details
Contact role:
Director of Studies
Contact name: Dr Liang Han
Contact phone: +44 (0) 1491 418 871
Contact email: Liang.han@henley.ac.uk

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce and we welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements which will be considered in line with business needs.

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