Lecturer in Finance

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
$90,962 - $107,253
25 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for appointment to the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE) in the field of Finance. The Discipline of Economics and Finance has an active research environment supporting a strong undergraduate and post-graduate teaching program within TSBE. The support includes seminar series, visitors program and support for conference attendance and research grants. TSBE has a strong undergraduate program in Economics, with a Finance major, an honours program, Masters in Finance and PhD program. Staff in Economics and Finance also contribute to the MBA program.

TSBE offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs at the University's Hobart, Launceston and Cradle Coast (Burnie) campuses, as well as in Sydney at the Rozelle campus.

In this role you will:

Make an effective and sustained contribution to the University in achieving its strategic objectives and fulfilling its operational responsibilities.

  • Undertake high-quality research of national and increasingly of international standing, apply for external competitive and other funding, publish research findings and contribute to the successful supervision of research higher degree students, in order to meet and regularly exceed the University's research performance expectations for Level B Academic.
  • Deliver high impact undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in a face-to-face and online environment, and meet and regularly exceed the University's teaching performance expectations for a Level B Academic.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of productive and effective links inside the University, and locally and nationally with the discipline, relevant interdisciplinary domains, profession, industry and/or wider community.
  • Undertake other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

To be considered you will have:

  • A PhD or equivalent in a relevant field.
  • A good record of, and continuing commitment to, research that has achieved national recognition and made worthwhile contributions to the field of Finance, demonstrated by a record of quality publications, presentations at conferences and preferably success in securing external competitive and other funding.
  • Demonstrated experience in the supervision of honours and research higher degree students, and a continued commitment to supervision of research students.
  • A demonstrated ability to deliver high impact teaching and assessment in both a face-to-face and online environments, with a commitment to continuous improve of teaching quality.

Appointment to this role will be at Academic Level B (Lecturer). Appointment at Academic Level B and will have a total remuneration package of up to $125,486 per annum, (comprising salary within the range $90,962 - $107,253 plus 17% superannuation).

For further information about the position please contact the Professor Mardi Dungey on 03 6226 1839 or via email, Mardi.Dungey@utas.edu.au Professor Dungey will be attending the AFA meetings and is available to meet candidates.

Applications close Friday, 16 December, 2016.