Associate Professor/Professor in Finance

Hamilton, New Zealand
29 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Waikato Management School

Waikato Management School (WMS), accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA, seeks applications for a position in Finance at the Professor or Associate Professor level. WMS has distinguished itself by the relevance and rigour of its education and research and its commitment to responsible management and leading by innovation.

WMS's School of Accounting, Economics and Finance is home to some of New Zealand's leading academic economists. The School is currently in a process of renewal within the accounting and finance groups. To complement the appointment of two new internationally renowned accounting professors, the school wishes to appoint a leading finance academic to lead academic transformation and provide leadership to the finance group in both Hamilton and Tauranga.

The successful candidate would make teaching contributions to the School's undergraduate and/or postgraduate offerings, be expected to undertake research that is published in top tier international journals, supervise PhD students, engage in professional communities and contribute to the academic leadership of the School and University.

You will have a proven track record of publishing consistently in highly rated finance journals, and obtaining research funding and be able to demonstrate the impact of your research on the profession and the academic community. You will be experienced in supervising PhD students and mentoring academic staff. The ability to communicate effectively with students, staff and the profession is essential. Relevant industry experience is advantageous.

The level of appointment will be dependent on experience, competencies and accomplishments.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to the Head of School - Professor Frank Scrimgeour by email:

The position will remain open until filled. Vacancy number: 380352

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