Lecturer in Accounting (Teaching Dominant)

University of Leicester - School of Business

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

University of Leicester School of Business

Fixed term contract for one year

Together our staff and students are discovering innovative ways to change the world for the better and there has never been a more exciting time for you to join us. We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide and have an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We are led by discovery and innovation, with the synergy between research and learning at the core of our activity.

The School of Business was formed on August 1st 2016, which brought together the university’s School of Management and Department of Economics. We have initiated major innovations across all areas supported by our new vision and strategy. We are aiming to become a top 20 UK Business School within five years. To achieve this we are investing in and developing external engagement, employability and internationalisation, as well as expanding the research and teaching portfolio.

Among other qualities, you will have an innate understanding of the School’s vision and be able to demonstrate your commitment to teaching excellence. You will have excellent communication and presentation skills and be able to inspire both staff and students alike.

In addition to being engaged in innovative learning and teaching you will have an established reputation for research, with a strong record of publications (appropriate to your level of experience) in peer reviewed journals of substantial standing. You will have excellent networking skills which you use to seek out opportunities for collaboration and citizenship both internally and externally. The roles will also require skill in generating external funding through research grants, contracts or other sources.

Finally, you will have a track record of engaging with a range of communities related to your research, teaching interests as well as external organisations.

Informal enquiries are welcome please contact Dr Hendrik Vollmer on hv25@le.ac.uk.

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We anticipate that interviews will take place on 18 September 2018.

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