Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Financial Accounting

Auckland, New Zealand
07 May 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Business and Economics
Department of Accounting and Finance

The Department of Accounting and Finance seeks to strengthen its position in the area of financial accounting, and is seeking a Lecturer (or Senior Lecturer if appropriate) to join its vibrant team.

Who are we looking for?

  • The successful appointee will have a PhD (or be near completion), with demonstrated excellence in research and a commitment to high quality research-informed teaching
  • You will have a research program that complements and builds upon existing areas of strength within the department's financial accounting group
  • You will be a highly effective teacher of both undergraduate and graduate students. The appointee will be expected to teach at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in their specialist area, at introductory levels more widely, and to engage in research and publication both personally and through the supervision of research students
  • You will also be expected to seek research funding, to engage with the profession, and to contribute to departmental service

Why us?

The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of the largest in the University of Auckland. It has a strong research and teaching culture. Recently, it was ranked 41st in the world in the QS Top Universities Ranking Survey 2018 for the subject discipline of accounting and finance, and it was the highest ranked accounting and finance department in New Zealand in the latest Performance Based Research Funding assessment.

The University itself is committed to providing an excellent working environment through flexible employment practices and a culture that encourages and supports staff to reach their full potential.

We offer a competitive salary, five weeks' annual leave, and over 300 different career development courses. In addition, the University offers a company superannuation scheme, discounted car parking, childcare and a number of other subsidies on internal and external services.

New to New Zealand?

Auckland's harbour setting, magnificent beaches and verdant bush make it a great place to study and work, whilst the University's close proximity to New Zealand's major businesses and hospitals enables staff and students to rub shoulders with leading practitioners in their field.

The pace is relaxed, the people are friendly, and with a diverse range of leisure options and high quality schools it is easy to understand why New Zealand is continually ranked as one of the best places in the world to live and raise a family.

Applications close Sunday, 3 June 2018.

For further information and to apply online please visit www.auckland.ac.nz/opportunities

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment. For further information on services for Maori, Pacific, women, LGBTI, equity groups, parenting support and flexible work go to www.equity.auckland.ac.nz

Direct enquiries only please - no agencies.