International Lecturer (Assistant Professor) / Senior Teaching Associate in Accounting

Lancaster, Lancashire (GB)
£41,526 to £49,553
07 Jan 2020
End of advertisement period
06 Feb 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: International Lecturer (Assistant Professor) / Senior Teaching Associate in Accounting

Department: Accounting and Finance

Salary range: £41,526 to £49,553

Closing Date: 6 February 2020

Contract: Permanent

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The Department of Accounting and Finance at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) invites applications for an International Lecturer (Assistant Professor)/Senior Teaching Associate position in Accounting, to begin in spring/early summer 2020. The Department particularly welcomes applications from candidates with teaching interests in the broad areas of financial accounting and auditing.

Lancaster University has established a joint institute with its highly ranked partner Beijing Jiaotong University (BJTU). The campus, called Lancaster University College at Beijing Jiaotong University, is located in Weihai in the Shandong province in China. The post involves direct collaboration with our key strategic partner in China.

Members of academic staff are entitled to paid accommodation in Weihai, travel allowances and medical insurance in accordance with Lancaster University’s International (short term) Assignment policy.

You will have completed a PhD. Candidates for a Lecturer post will have a pipeline of research papers suitable for targeting high quality journals or a record of high quality research outputs. For a Senior Teaching Associate post you will have a demonstrated record of undergraduate teaching or/and module design. Please state in your application which of the two roles (Lecturer/Senior Teaching Associate) you are applying for.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: You should have a PhD in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline, or expect to complete your PhD in the near future. You should be able to deliver excellent teaching at the undergraduate level and pursue either your own independent research, and develop publications in high quality Accounting and Finance journals (Lecturer), or scholarship activities that contribute to the teaching excellence of the Department (Senior Teaching Associate).

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of the largest departments within LUMS - a world-ranked international business school that has consistently ranked among the UK's top ten for nearly two decades with its programs being accredited by all three international business school accreditation bodies: AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB. The Department offers an excellent research environment, with a high level of collegiality, generous research budgets, and subscriptions to state-of-the-art databases, a strong seminar series, and a senior visitors program. More information about the Department can be found at:

The International Lecturer (Assistant Professor)/Senior Teaching Associate in Accounting will deliver teaching at the Joint Institute in Weihai, China as part of the international strategic partnership between Beijing-Jiaotong University and Lancaster University. More information about LUC@BJTU can be found at:

For an informal discussion, please contact Professor Greg Pawlina (Head of Department)

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

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