Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Financial Accounting

Job Description & Qualification

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Financial Accounting

UE08 £41,526-£49,553 or UE09 £52,559-£59,135
CAHSS/Business School/Accounting & Finance
Open Ended, 35 hours per week

The Opportunity:

The University of Edinburgh Business School is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer or Lecturer in Financial Accounting within the Accounting and Finance Subject Group. We are looking for a highly competent teacher and researcher with a strong publication trajectory.

The successful applicant will contribute to the objectives of the Business School by engaging in research and teaching of the highest quality, and publishing in leading international journals. Depending on their specific area of expertise, the successful candidate will be expected to teach on the School’s Undergraduate, MSc and MBA programmes.

From time to time, members of academic staff may be asked to take on managerial and administrative duties, such as leadership of teaching programmes.

The University recognises that it may be advantageous for the person appointed to be able to accept, within reasonable limits, consultancies or other paid employment out with their University appointment. Permission to undertake such activities will not be withheld without good cause, but it is a condition of appointment that such employment may only be undertaken with the express permission of the Head of School.

This is a full-time, open-ended appointment.

Your skills and attributes for success:

• Pursue an active research programme with an emphasis on international excellence and publication in high-quality journals.
• Sustain other research-related contributions through conference papers and presentations, dissemination activities and/or consultancy projects and advice.
• Deliver high quality teaching and dissertation advising, particularly in the area of energy finance and, where appropriate, develop and lead programmes under the direction of the Head of the Accounting and Finance Group and Head of the Business School.
• Undertake reasonable administrative/managerial duties within the School under the direction of the Head of School and play a full part in the intellectual life of the School

Ref: 1504

Closing date: 04 August 2021

For more information and to submit an application, please visit the University of Edinburgh’s website via the below link.

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Closing date: 04 August 2021

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