Professor of Accounting

Maynooth, Ireland
18 Apr 2022
End of advertisement period
29 May 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: School of Business
Vacancy ID: 015041
Closing Date: 29-May-2022

We wish to recruit a Professor of Accounting who can lead research and education in the field of accounting, both through their own work and through the mentorship and development of other faculty and research students. The new Professor of Accounting will also work with the other Professors, Faculty and Staff of the School of Business to support the development and operation of the wider School of Business’s research and education agenda. This appointment is expected to be at the Professor A level, subject to qualifications and experience.

The Professor of Accounting will have an excellent track record in international peer reviewed publications, teaching and education innovation, in the development of accounting education programs at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. She/he will have a proven capability in mentorship and development of faculty and research students, research funding, and experience in academic leadership. She/he will be expected to make a strong contribution to the teaching, research and profile of the university, and to provide ongoing leadership for the discipline.

The new Professor of Accounting will be expected to contribute to the research fund raising capacity of the School. This will be through their own funding applications, supporting the research fund raising capacity and enablement of the School of Business faculty, and in cooperation with departments across the university.


Professor A (Post 1995): €124,683 – €157,611 per annum (6 points)

Appointments will be made in accordance with public sector pay provisions