Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Accounting and Finance 

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
19 Jul 2017
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31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Business and Law (Newcastle Business School)

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Accounting and Finance 

Salary:  Senior Lecturer – £39,324 – £48,327; Lecturer – £33,943 – £38,183

Northumbria University, Newcastle is a research-rich, business-focussed, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, and with a campus in the heart of London’s financial district, Northumbria University is located in the UK’s best two cities for students. At Northumbria, we are global in our scope and reach, with operations in London, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and Singapore, and we remain the largest English provider in Hong Kong. The University continues its strong commitment to internationalism, including its valuable and long-standing links with Europe. 

Northumbria is ranked 48th in the Guardian league Table 2018, and ranked in the Top 200 Under-50 global University rankings.

Within the Faculty of Business and Law, the double AACSB accredited and Times Higher Education award winning Newcastle Business School has an outstanding reputation in the delivery of research informed applied programmes.  

You will join a team of highly qualified academics working within the Accounting and Financial Management Department. The successful candidate will contribute to research informed learning and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Furthermore, you will undertake research, enterprise and scholarly activities contributing to the Faculty’s research profile.

With excellent interpersonal skills, you must be able to demonstrate expertise in and knowledge of one or more areas of Accounting or Finance, including financial accounting, financial reporting, corporate finance, management accounting, financial management and/or audit and be able to teach effectively on a range of programmes using a variety of approaches to student learning. Experience in distance learning delivery is also particularly welcomed.

You must have a doctorate or be appropriately professionally qualified and have commenced doctoral study and be willing to undertake subsequent research. Research should be aligned with one or more areas of Accounting and Finance mentioned above.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Philip Shrives, Head of Department, on 0191 227 3925 or via email at Alternatively, please contact Professor Janusz Brzeszczynski, Professor of Finance, on 0191 243 7491 or via email at 

For further information about this vacancy and for details on how to apply, please visit Northumbria University’s website at the following link: 

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN (Bronze) award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Closing Date:     31st August 2017