Victoria Business School
The School of Accounting and Commercial Law at Victoria University of Wellington is seeking to appoint a Professor in Accounting or Taxation. Candidates with expertise in any of the following disciplines, namely, financial and/or managerial accounting, auditing and/or accounting information systems, taxation and/or public sector financial management, are encouraged to apply.
The successful candidates will be active researchers with a record of peer-reviewed journal publications commensurate with the level of appointment. Enthusiasm for learning and teaching activities at both the undergraduate and post-graduate levels is also important, as is experience in the mentoring of junior staff and successful supervision of postgraduate students. Experience in establishing successful relationships with professional and practitioner groups would also be desirable. The appointee must be a leading and active researcher in their relevant field and be committed to playing a research leadership role in the School.
The School of Accounting and Commercial Law is part of Victoria Business School, which is one of less than 1% of business schools world-wide to be triple accredited (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA). Additionally, the School of Accounting and Commercial Law is one of approximately ten schools outside the U.S. to also hold AACSB Accounting accreditation and is the only school in the world that is triple accredited and holds AACSB Accounting accreditation. The School also has accreditations with major professional accounting organisations. Victoria Business School was the #1 ranked Business School in New Zealand for Research Quality in the most recent Performance Based Research Funding evaluation by the NZ Tertiary Education Commission.
Applications close on Sunday, 7 May 2017.
Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.
For more information and to apply online visit http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies