Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Finance

Bentley, Australia
08 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Number:



Full-time, Continuing

Salary Range:

$120,028 - $138,340 and 17 percent superannuation (ALC)
$144,446 - $159,087 and 17 percent superannuation (ALD)




Curtin University is ranked in the top 200 universities worldwide (ARWU 2017), and in the top 50 in the world for universities under the age of 50 (QS World University Rankings 2017). In recent years, the University has climbed significantly in global league tables and was named as a rising star, the most collaborative of the Australian universities, and the biggest Australian mover in the Nature Index results for 2016. Curtin is rated amongst the top 100 to 150 universities in Accounting and Finance in the QS World University rankings. Curtin is industry-facing, highly engaged with relevant partners, and a major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, and Dubai. 

Help us build Curtin's future. Apply your outstanding teaching and research skills and help develop the growth of the School of Economics and Finance. 


The School of Economics and Finance is seeking two Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professors on a full time, continuing basis. 

In this position, you will make significant contributions to teaching and research, provide leadership in teaching and research to early career academics and will ideally have supervisory experience. You will engage and lead in innovative curriculum design and development and make major contributions to research in finance of international standing. 

In particular, we are looking for a candidates with experience with empirical work in the areas of corporate finance and behavioural finance. 


  • Deliver high quality and innovative teaching to undergraduate, honours and postgraduate students across a range of modes and levels.
  • Undertake nationally and internationally competitive and high quality research in the finance discipline.
  • Contribute significantly to academic service, engagement and the management and collegiality within the University

Please refer to the Academic Role Statement if you would like further details on what this role will entail.


  • A doctoral qualification in relevant discipline.
  • A demonstrated record of achievement in and commitment to excellence in teaching.
  • An established record of highly productive research outputs with regular publication in high quality refereed academic journals, or outputs in other creative outlets, consistent with an international reputation in the field of finance. 


At Curtin University, we embraces diversity and inclusion and invite applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. 


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Together, we can make tomorrow better.

Expected Outage – Please note that the Curtin University online job portal will be undergoing an update on the 19th and 20th of March 2018. Please note you may not be able to access this page during this period. 

Benefits and Remuneration:

The salary ranges presented are those which are contained within the University's Enterprise Agreements; as are the employee benefits which include employer superannuation contribution at the rate of the current Government Superannuation Guarantee amount up to 17 percent, study assistance, a comprehensive salary packaging and wellness programs and flexible and family friendly work practices.

Contact Person:

Hayley Matyear, People Capability Consultant

Contact Email:

Valuing Diversity and Affirmative Action:

Curtin University embraces diversity and inclusion and invites applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace, therefore, if you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will then work with you to identify the best way to assist you through the recruitment process. All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.

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Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at anytime.

Applications Close:

5pm, Tuesday 3 April 2018