Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (SL) in Accounting and Finance

Muscat University - Faculty of Business and Management

Job Summary:
This is a predominantly teaching focused position to manage and support cross-faculty delivery of postgraduate, undergraduate, foundation and executive programmes. With an ethos of providing an exceptional student experience, the post holder will work with Directors of Programmes and the UK visiting faculty to ensure efficient and effective delivery of modules. S/he will be responsible for ensuring that curriculum management and enhancement activities comply with required standards of the Omani accreditation authorities and those of the UK partners – Aston University and Cranfield University.

For appointment to the Lecturer rank, a minimum of a PhD qualification is needed along with proven experience of higher education (HE) teaching (including at undergraduate level). For appointment to the SL rank, a minimum of PhD is required from an accredited university, ideally UK based and AACSB accredited, and with proven experience of post-doctoral HE teaching (including at master’s level) or industry experiences. Experience of the UK HE sector and/or the Omani and GCC HE environments would be an advantage, as would strong links to industry and experience of an international context. In addition to teaching, the post-holder at the SL level will be responsible for developing and supervising research projects , building collaborations and leading-edge practice through an international publication record.

The post-holder will have primary responsibility for teaching Accounting modules and supporting relevant programmes in the Faculty of Business and Management and, if required, contribution to relevant teaching in other Faculties as well as on executive education courses, as necessary. Therefore, a flexible and collaborative approach to teaching and supporting student learning is required.

For informal discussion please contact Dr. Taimur Sharif, Programmes Director (PD), Faculty of Business and Management (tsharif@muscatuniversity.edu.om).

Further details:

Interview Date: Sunday 22 October 2017.

For more information, to download the further details, and to apply online, please click on the 'apply' button below.

Applicants should provide a current CV (5 pages maximum) and a cover letter (3 pages maximum) justifying their suitability for the position. In doing so, applicants should use their qualifications, experience in teaching and research in an HE environment, teaching areas of interest and ability, and motivation for applying to Muscat University.

While we value the interest shown by every applicant, we are able to respond only to short-listed candidates. Interviews are expected to take place from 15th October 2017.

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