Associate Professor/Professor of Accountancy

Location
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Posted
06 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
04 Oct 2017
Ref
A302-17VP
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School of Accountancy, Massey Business School
Palmerston North

Massey University has an unprecedented combination of academic excellence and entrepreneurial energy. Our University is a single, unified institution comprising three differentiated campuses and distance delivery that positively impacting on the creative, economic, social, scientific, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves.

Massey Business School (MBS) is benchmarked by the AACSB as among the top five per cent of business schools globally. The School of Accountancy, housed within MBS is one of the largest business units, providing quality accounting and business law education and research. We are looking to appoint a Professor of Accountancy, to provide leadership in research and teaching and help grow the Accountancy programme within a school that is already ranked among the 'Top 100' by QS World University Rankings, in terms of Accountancy and Finance. While a full Professorial appointment is preferred, consideration will be given to applications at the Associate Professor level.

The School offers strong support for research initiatives and a salary level that allows for a very comfortable lifestyle in New Zealand. This position is based in Massey University's Manawatū campus in Palmerston North, which is the University's original home base. This campus is renowned for its beautiful park-like setting of trees and attractive gardens. More about the Manawatū campus can be found on: http://www.massey.ac.nz/manawatu/

To be successful in appointment to this role, you will have a relevant PhD and significant evidence of University service. You will also demonstrate strong achievements in research, teaching, engagement and demonstrated leadership qualities. In this leadership appointment, you will contribute to the teaching programmes and the administration of the school, and will also represent the school on College and University committees.

Further enquiries about the role should be directed to Professor Fawzi Laswad, Head of School of Accountancy via email: f.laswad@massey.ac.nz

Closing date: 12 November 2017

For further information and to apply online, visit: http://massey-careers.massey.ac.nz/9967/associate-professor-professor-of-accountancy