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Professor/Associate Professor of Accounting, Finance & Economics

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Salary: Please see below

Date advertised: Thursday, March 9, 2017

Closing date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - midnight

Please quote reference: FMG98

Interview date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Starting salary for Professor from £60,879 - £67,185 with further progression opportunities to £83,397

Starting salary for Associate Professor from £55,998 - £59,400 per annum with further progression opportunities to £68,865

At Bournemouth University our vision is to create the most stimulating, challenging and rewarding university experience in a world-class learning community by sharing our unique fusion of excellent education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students, graduates and staff to enrich the world.

We were the first university to be commended by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) for the quality of student learning opportunities and in 2012 we won the Queens Anniversary Award for Higher Education. We are currently changing the face of the university through our new, transformational estates programme with a stunning series of iconic new buildings, and we are continuing to invest further in our intellectual capital by seeking to appoint high calibre teams and individuals to our award-winning Faculties.

The University is investing in the growth of the Faculty of Management in order to enhance our academic reputation through excellent teaching and learning underpinned by impactful research in a global environment.  Knowledge development and education is at the heart of the Faculty and we are proud to offer an excellent portfolio of programmes including MSc Finance related courses allowing for various specialisations including Economics.

Successful applicants are expected to demonstrate research leadership and to engage in cutting edge research which enhances their contribution to high quality education.

A Professor or Associate Professor will provide academic and managerial leadership in Accounting, Finance & Economics.  Sustained networks with industry and relationships with professional bodies are highly valued in this role alongside a track record in publications and bidding.  Successful candidates are expected to engage in the activities of the Faculty of Management and the wider University. Opportunities for professional and research development will be provided.

You will be qualified to Doctorate level or equivalent in a relevant field.  You will have demonstrated global research leadership and you will be committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

For further information and discussion or the opportunity for an informal visit, please contact Professor Jens Hӧlscher, Head of Department for Accounting, Finance & Economics on 01202 965392 or via