UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Finance

Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire (GB)
Posted
22 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Business School is seeking to appoint up to three Lecturer/Senior Lecturers in Finance to play a key role in developing Finance research and teaching to students at undergraduate and Masters levels. We have a preference for Teaching & Research staff, but one well-qualified Teaching & Scholarship position may be considered. Candidates should be willing to develop new courses and teaching materials across different modes of delivery – on campus, online and/or overseas.  While we want candidates who can cover core teaching areas in Finance such as Corporate Finance, Empirical Finance, Banking or Asset Pricing, we are happy to consider a range of research and scholarship specialisms within the Finance area.

School/Section Business School

Staff Category Academic

Position Type Full Time

Grade Grade 7/8

Salary From £40,792

Salary to £58,089

Closing Date 10/12/2018

Ref No BUS089A

The Business School is in an exciting and ambitious phase of its development. While proud of the University’s 500-year history, the Business School is a core part of the University’s plans for the future and is committed to increasing its profile. As an integral part of its growth strategy, the School has initiated a plan to earn accreditation of the School from the three main international accrediting agencies in the coming years. 

Building on substantial investment in the School over the past two years with hiring over 20 new academic staff, the School is in the process of making further hires at both the senior and junior levels in Finance and Management. 

The School is proud to have been awarded the Athena SWAN Bronze Award for equality and diversity (one of only six Business Schools in the UK with this award). Details can be found here: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/business/people/equality-and-diversity-234.php.

More information on the School is available by clicking on the link: www.abdn.ac.uk/business.

For appointments made at Lecturer level, salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 7 salary scale (£40,792 - £48,676 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience. For appointments made at Senior Lecturer level, salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 8 salary scale (£51,630 - £58,089 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience. 

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Bryan MacGregor, Executive Dean, (Tel: +44-(0)-1224 273831 or email: b.d.macgregor@abdn.ac.uk) or Professor Norman Hutchison, Head of Accountancy, Finance and Real Estate (Tel: +44-(0)1224-273486 or email: n.e.hutch@abdn.ac.uk).  Please do not send CVs to either Professor MacGregor or Professor Hutchison.

Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa.  As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact (Marian Elliott-Jones, e-mail: m.elliott-jones@abdn.ac.uk) for further information. 

Job Reference Number: BUS089A

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 10 December 2018.

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