Senior Lecturer in Accounting

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University of Sussex
£51,034 to £59,135 per annum
Nov 11, 2020
Dec 11, 2020
Contract Type

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

School/department: Business School, Accounting and Finance
Hours: Full time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 4780
Salary: Starting at £51,034 to £59,135 per annum, pro rata if part time.
Closing date: 10 January 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: February 2021
Expected start date: 1 September 2021

The Department of Accounting and Finance is looking to recruit a full-time faculty member at the Senior Lecturer level in the area of  Accounting. A specialisation in the areas of Data Science in Accounting, Quantitative Methods in Accounting or Statistics in Accounting is  highly desirable.

We are looking for an individual with an exciting research agenda that either complements or adds to the interests of our current faculty. The Finance Group has two existing research groups, Business Finance (BF) and Quantitative Finance (QF), which focus on topics such as company finance in both public and private companies, venture capital, derivatives, risk management and FinTech. The Accounting Group has existing expertise in the area of accountability, performance management, governance, accounting in public sector and non-governmental organisations (NGOs), accounting in emerging economies, and public-private-NGO partnerships. The Accounting Group  has a research group in Accounting and Society (AS).

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their research has publication potential in top level journals. The Department values ‘quality over quantity’. Applicants for Senior Lecturer should have at least one publication rated 4 or above and/or several publications rated 3 in the Accounting and Finance CABS current ranking list.

The successful candidate will be an engaged academic who enjoys working in a dynamic, multidisciplinary environment and shows enthusiasm for collaborating with colleagues within the department and across disciplines.

They should have experience in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level, as well as a preparedness to teach specialist and core subjects.

For details of the members of the Accounting and Finance Department see:

Informal enquiries may be made with the Head of Department of Accounting & Finance Prof Radu Tunaru,

For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.