Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Finance

Randwick, Australia
07 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
08 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Banking and Finance UNSW Business School  

  • One of the Asia-Pacific’s leading research intensive Universities
  • Strong regional and global engagement
  • Cutting edge facilities and equipment

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

UNSW Business School is a leader in business education and research in the Asian region and one of the largest Business Schools in Australia with more than 15,000 students, 500 academic and professional staff and more than 80,000 alumni and partners. The Business School offers a full suite of business degree programs at undergraduate, postgraduate, coursework and research levels, including the AGSM MBA programs and a range of Executive Programs. Its direction is guided by a business advisory council of leading CEOs, chairpersons and other business leaders.

About the role(s)

  • Base Salary (Level B) A$103,047 to A$121,478 per annum plus 9.5% superannuation and leave loading
  • Base Salary (Level C) A$125,16 to A$143,593 per annum plus 9.5% superannuation and leave loading
  • Base Salary (Level D) A$149,736 to A$164,475 per annum plus 9.5% superannuation and leave loading
  • Full-time, fixed-term appointments for between 1 year and 2 years
  • A salary supplementation may be negotiated in addition to the base salary

The School of Banking and Finance at the UNSW Business School is seeking to recruit outstanding seasoned candidates for fixed-term (non-tenured) appointments at all levels: Lecturer (Level B), Senior Lecturer (Level C) & Associate Professor (Level D across all areas of finance and banking.

The School of Banking and Finance, UNSW Business School is a large and diverse school with 46 full-time faculty working across all areas of finance research. Faculty graduated from many schools including University of Chicago, UT Austin, NYU, UCLA, INSEAD, Swiss Finance Institute and the National University of Singapore.

The School has a strong research culture and our faculty have strong links with industry and global researchers. The School provides support for research through an extensive suite of databases and generous conference travel funding. The School has strong ties with international business schools facilitated by vibrant seminar and brown-bag series and a well-established program of prominent international visiting academics. The School also hosts the Australasian Finance and Banking Conference in December which is now in its 31st year.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Establish a strong record of demonstrated scholarly research and professional achievement in the field of Finance;
  • Develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Banking and Finance (preparation and delivery of lectures and/or seminars and tutorials)
  • Supervise and monitor the progress of students; to provide consultation to students; to mark assignments, mid-session and final examinations as allocated by the School
  • Initiate and develop new course materials and flexible approaches to teaching and learning with appropriate advice from and support of more senior academics
  • Coordinate a range of administrative functions the majority of which are connected with the courses in which the academic teaches
  • Supervise major honours or postgraduate research projects as well as the program of study of honours students and of postgraduate students engaged in coursework
  • Carry out, manage and to obtain grant funding for research activities of the Banking and Finance program
  • Assist with administration and development of the Banking and Finance programs in the UNSW Business School
  • Undertake research activities, and to be involved in professional activities relevant to the School
  • Maintain and develop links with the Banking and Finance profession and industry including offering professional development programs
  • Attend School meetings and research seminars and be a member of School committees
  • Cooperate with all health and safety policies and procedures of the university and take all reasonable care to ensure that your actions or omissions do not impact on the health and safety of yourself or others.

You should systematically address the selection criteria in your application.

You may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role.


Professor Carole Comerton-Forde, Head of School

E: c.comerton-forde@unsw.edu.au

Applications close: Sunday, 8th May 2018