Lecturer in Accounting

The University of Sydney - Business School

Reference no 2362/1117

  • Opportunity to contribute to world class accounting education and research within The University of Sydney Business School.
  • Full-time, continuing: $120k-$143k which includes salary, leave loading, and up to 17% super.
  • An additional salary supplement may be negotiated with the successful applicants and start up research funds and ongoing research support will be available.

About the opportunity

The University of Sydney Business School has an outstanding international reputation in management research, learning, development of resources, and journal publishing, and works in close cooperation with industry, government, and the not-for-profit sectors. We are situated in a new state-of-the-art learning environment which, in the highly competitive global market for business education, will further enhance our ability to attract the best and brightest students, staff, and researchers from around the world.

The Business School is regarded as a leader in the region, and is one of the very few Australian schools to hold business and accounting accreditation from AACSB International and EQUIS accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development. It is also the only Australian member school of CEMS, the Community of European Management Schools & International Companies.

The Discipline of Accounting is a well-resourced group of around 50 academics and 80 sessional staff. It is strongly committed to excellence in both research and teaching. The Discipline is home to two highly rated international journals, Abacus and Australian Accounting Review and, through its Accounting Foundation, works closely with industry, business, and the accounting profession.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance in recruiting talent aligned to these values in the pursuit of research excellence. We are seeking applicants for the position of Lecturer Accounting. As a successful applicant, you will contribute to:

  • the effective teaching of accounting units, curriculum development, and the enhancement of teaching innovation;
  • the research strengths of the discipline, including the pursuit of research grants and regular publication in journals of high standing;
  • the school’s expanding program of professional and industry research collaboration;
  • the supervision of higher degree research students;
  • interdisciplinary collaborations within the University and with external stakeholders;
  • academic administration.

The selection criteria for this role are available for viewing in an attachment at the bottom of this job advertisement.

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by the reference number to apply.

Closing date: Closing date: 11.30pm, 14 January 2018 (Sydney time).

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

If we think your skills are needed in other areas of the University, we will be sure to contact you about other opportunities.

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