Associate Professor in Accounting

Melbourne, Australia
13 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

SALARY RANGE: $139,700 to $153,658 pa (plus 17% super)
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and continuing
LOCATION: Melbourne Burwood Campus


Deakin Business School and the Department of Accounting are seeking to recruit academics to join a team of established researchers working in areas such as auditing, financial accounting, management accounting and corporate governance colleagues in Accounting.

This will include:

  • Providing leadership which enhances the achievement of the Department's strategic plan in research, teaching and external engagement.
  • Contributing to the Department's teaching programs at undersgradute and postgraduate teaching and supervision at honours and/or doctoral levels.
  • Undertaking and publish high-quality research in journals of national and international reputation.
  • Actively contributing to the development of the Department's research agenda, including a strong performance in Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).


  • PhD in a relevant discipline.
  • Experience in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision at honours and/or doctoral levels.
  • A sustained research reputation in internationally recognised research and scholarly publications.
  • Evidence of success in obtaining competitive external research

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Professor Peter Carey, Head, Department of Accounting, Tel +61 3 9244 6267, email

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 12 August 2018

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