Lecturer in Accounting and Taxation

University of Exeter - University of Exeter Business School

University of Exeter Business School
Department of Accounting and Taxation
Education and Scholarship

This new full-time fixed-term post is available April 2018 to March 2020 in the Business School.

The University is proud that it has taken only a decade to establish the Business School as one of the UK's leading centres of business education and research, with a significant partnerships portfolio of more than 40 institutions globally. It is rapidly becoming one of the top business schools in the UK, ranked in the top 10 in the UK for all its main subject areas.

Under the leadership of the recently appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean, Professor David Allen, the School is focused on further enhancing its reputation as a centre of excellence.

The role
We are seeking to appoint a new Lecturer in Accounting and Taxation to support the delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate modules in Accounting and Taxation. You will:

*    Possess sufficient breadth or depth of specialist and core knowledge in the discipline, demonstrated by a PhD (or nearing completion) or equivalent in Accounting and Taxation, to develop teaching programmes, and teach and support learning;
*    Use a range of delivery techniques to enthuse and engage students;
*   Participate in and develop external networks, for example, to contribute to student recruitment, secure student placements, facilitate outreach work, generate income, obtain consultancy projects, or build relationships for future activities;
*    Will have evidence of excellent teaching identified by peer review and have made an impact at discipline programme level beyond their own teaching;
*    Be expected to work towards Fellow of the HEA status and to attend formal CPD relating to this.

What we can offer you:
*    Freedom (and the support) to pursue your intellectual interests and to work creatively across disciplines;
*    Support teams that understand the University wide teaching goals and partner with our academics accordingly;
*    An Innovation, Impact and Business directorate that works closely with our academics providing specialist support for external engagement and development;
*    Our Exeter Academic initiative supports high performing academics to achieve their potential and develop their career;
*    A beautiful campus set in the heart of stunning Devon.

We are a Russell Group university boasting a vibrant academic community with over 21,000 students.  Ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world, 98% of our research is rated as being of international quality and focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing the world today. We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students.

Please ensure you read our Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

For further information please contact Prof Lynne Oats (tel: 01392-726267, email: l.m.oats@exeter.ac.uk) or Dr Bill Peng (tel: 01392-722533, email: bill.peng@exeter.ac.uk).

To view the Job Description and Person Specification document please click here.

The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer.  We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer, an Athena Swan accredited institution and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.
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