Lectureship in Accounting
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS, ECONOMICS AND INFORMATICS
Department of Management
Lectureship in Accounting (Ref: 12171)
Full Time, open-ended post
Birkbeck, University of London is a research-intensive institution ranked in the top one per cent in the world by the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings. The School of Business, Economics and Informatics brings together the College’s business-facing departments, teaching around 5000 students in its four departments. The Department of Management is the largest department in the College, with around 1,750 full-time equivalent students and nearly 50 staff members. It has a strong research reputation in a number of areas, including international business, innovation management and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management, accounting and finance, and marketing.
The Department has been at the forefront of innovation and has a wide range of programmes, including successful BSc Accounting and Accounting with Finance, MSc Accounting and Financial Management, and MSc Investment Management. We are also affiliated with various professional bodies such as ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA, and the CFA. The Department is now looking to add to its number of talented academics and would particularly encourage applications from prospective colleagues seeking a first class environment for an excellent academic career.
Ideally, applicants should hold a PhD in Accounting or be very close to completing one, and should be able to demonstrate significant research achievements and teaching record commensurate with their career stage. They should also be able to outline clear plans for future contributions to research, teaching, as well as demonstrate their readiness to undertake administrative duties as may be directed by the Assistant Dean.
Applications are particularly welcome from specialists in Financial Accounting, Financial Reporting, Management Accounting, Auditing and Taxation but candidates from other Accounting subject areas who have compelling CVs may also apply.
Salary: Grade 7/8 of the College's London Pay Scale which is Lecturer A (Grade 7) - £36,548 rising to £41,772 per annum or Lecturer B (Grade 8) - £42,913 rising to £50,514 per annum.
This post is full time, 35 hours per week and open-ended. The salary quoted above is on the College's London Pay Scale and includes a consolidated Weighting/Allowance which applies only to staff whose normal contractual place of work is in the Greater London area. The initial salary will be dependent on the skills and experience of the successful applicant. The appointment is subject to a probationary period of 3 years. Birkbeck also provides a generous defined benefit pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and other great benefits.
The closing date for completed applications is midnight on Sunday 14 May 2017
Interviews are due to be held in May-June 2017
To apply, please visit: https://www15.i-grasp.com/fe/tpl_birkbeckcollege01.asp?newms=jj&id=63741&aid=15455
Birkbeck welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award, operating the Two Ticks scheme, is a Stonewall Diversity Champion and is working towards the Race Equality Charter Mark.