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Associate Professor/Professor in Accounting
University of Waikato

Date Posted Sep. 20, 2018
Title Associate Professor/Professor in Accounting
University University of Waikato
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
Department School of Accounting, Finance and Economics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Accounting and/or Taxes

School of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Waikato Management School

This position is based in New Zealand.

The Waikato Management School offers highly regarded degrees at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels and is one of eight Faculties at the University of Waikato. It has distinguished itself by the relevance and rigour of its education and research and its commitment to responsible management and leading by innovation. It is a member of an elite group of global business schools that have earned Triple Crown accreditation – an international acknowledgement of excellence in business education.

We offer accounting within the Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Management Studies (Honours) and Masters degrees. You will be required to teach both undergraduate and postgraduate level papers in accounting, undertake research, supervise research students, participate in professional and industry engagement and contribute to the academic leadership of the School and University.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of publishing consistently in highly rated accounting journals. You will have been successful in obtaining and attracting research funding (from private and/or public funding bodies) and be able to demonstrate the impact of your research on the profession as well as the wider academic community. We also expect successful candidates to demonstrate excellence in the delivery of high quality teaching and programme development at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You will be experienced in supervising post-graduate (Masters and Doctorate) research students and mentoring academic staff. The ability to communicate effectively with students, staff and the profession is essential. Relevant industry experience is advantageous.

The level of appointment will be dependent on qualifications, skills and experience.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to the Head of School – Professor Frank Scrimgeour by email:

The position will remain open until filled. Vacancy number: 380351

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