Lecturer/Senior Teaching Fellow in Accounting
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: £31,406 to £50,296 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday 19 September 2021
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Lecturer / (Senior) Teaching Fellow - Accounting
Southampton Business School
Applications will be considered from 0.6FTE and above
Inspire a new generation of entrepreneurs and leaders in accounting
There are few better places to launch an influential, long-term career. This is your chance to develop future-defining expertise at the cutting edge of contemporary business thinking. Working at the heart of a thriving academic community with a worldwide reputation, you’ll have every opportunity to progress your professional profile and research interests. At the same time you’ll be shaping the next generation.
Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton is one of the UK’s top business schools. With a truly distinctive multidisciplinary approach, we educate ambitious leaders who want to change the world. Our world-class, cutting-edge research shapes future business practices and solves problems for businesses, organisations and governments. We have links with many of the world’s leading companies. And we bring together experts from a diverse range of business fields through an integrated enterprise strategy that reinforces connections with industry.
As a lecturer/teaching fellow, you will play a central role in furthering the research of the accounting department. You will also teach at an undergraduate and postgraduate level, and act as a leader and ambassador for us across management and engagement activities. Whether developing your own teaching approaches, acting as supervisor to your students or contributing to the effective administration of our department, you will enjoy scope to innovate and make a significant impact.
You will bring to the role a strong professional reputation, including publications in a 3* or higher ABS journal. Experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels is essential, as is your ability to engage and inspire students and colleagues alike. An innovative and original thinker, you will have a flair for building relationships and helping shape successful academic departments.
The Department of Accounting brings together internationally renowned academics that research on, and teach in, a wide range of accounting, accountability, finance and governance topics with an increasing and unique emphasis on corporate governance, financial reporting, social and environmental accounting, taxation and contemporary accounting issues. Our highly successful undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in accounting and finance have distinctive focus on employability and interdisciplinarity, including offering joint programmes with other disciplines, such as economics and management.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Ven Tauringana, Head of Department of Accounting, on +44 (0)23 8059 1843 | E-mail: V.Tauringana@soton.ac.uk
What we can offer you
Committed to supporting our teaching and research community we are open to a flexible working approach. With an understanding that there is a need to be on campus for teaching duties we are open to a hybrid approach. We give full consideration to applicants that wish to work flexibly including part-time and those who have taken a career break. Proud to be a founding signatory of the Athena Swan gender equality charter we hold an institutional Silver award.
As well as additional benefits that will make your life easier, such as a generous holiday allowance and additional university closure days. We will support your long-term future too, with access to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), subsidised health and fitness facilities and a range of discounts.
As a university we aim to create an inclusive environment that attracts, supports and retains the best students and staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences from across the world. We are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work.
This vacancy is for a Lecturer, Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow. Please see the job descriptions for the different role and career pathways being advertised.
We are interested in applications from individuals from 0.6 FTE and above.
For applicants interested in a Part Time role, please note: this role is unlikely to support a Certificate of Sponsorship with a part time salary amount (a Certificate of Sponsorship is required to obtain a Skilled Worker visa to work in the UK).
You should submit your completed online application form at https://jobs.soton.ac.uk. The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Kate Pounds (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 5456 or email email@example.com Please quote reference 1490721TR on all correspondence.