Professor/Associate Professor of Accounting & Finance

Bournemouth University - Faculty of Management

Starting salary for Professor from £60,879 - £67,185 with further progression opportunities to £83,397

Starting salary for Associate Professor from £55,998 - £59,400 per annum with further progression opportunities to £68,865

At BU our vision is to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding University experience, through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich the world. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences to build our global learning community.

The University is investing in the growth of the Faculty of Management in order to enhance our academic reputation through excellent teaching and learning underpinned by impactful research in a global environment. Knowledge development and education is at the heart of the Faculty and we are proud to offer an excellent portfolio of programmes, including MSc Finance related courses allowing for various specialisations including Tax as well as a vibrant PhD programme.

Successful applicants are expected to demonstrate research leadership and to engage in cutting edge research which enhances their contribution to high quality education.

A Professor or Associate Professor will provide academic and managerial leadership in Accounting & Finance. Sustained networks with industry and relationships with professional bodies are highly valued in this role, alongside a track record in publications and bidding. Successful candidates are expected to engage in the activities of the Faculty of Management and the wider University. Opportunities for professional and research development will be provided.

You will be qualified to Doctorate level or equivalent in a relevant field. You will have demonstrated global research leadership and you will be committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

For further information and discussion or the opportunity for an informal visit, please contact Professor Jens Hӧlscher, Head of Department for Accounting, Finance & Economics on 01202 965392 or via jholscher@bournemouth.ac.uk

Detailed job descriptions and person specifications are available on this webpage together with an online application form. Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961130 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the appropriate reference. 

BU is an equal opportunities employer which values a diverse workforce. We provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can fulfil their potential. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in inspirational learning, world-class research and the latest thinking. We provide a powerful fusion of research, education and professional practice, creating a unique academic experience.

Closing date: (Midnight) Sunday 20 August 2017

Interview date: Thursday 5 October 2017

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