Associate/Assistant Professor, Accounting and Finance
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The position is located in the Faculty of Business Studies within the Department of Accounting and Finance. The Department is internationally renowned for its high-quality research and is Finland's largest department in accounting and finance. The research in Accounting and Finance is divided between two research groups: “Auditing and Control in Accounting” and “Finance and Financial Accounting”.
The department currently employs seven professors and almost 30 other individuals in a range of research and teaching positions. Over 400 students study financial accounting and finance as their primary subject and, each year, approximately 70 Masters of Science in Business Studies graduate from the Department.
More information about the Department: http://www.uva.fi/en/about/organisation/faculties/accounting_and_finance/
Depending on the applicant's merits, the position will be filled either as Assistant or Associate Professor.
The tasks of the Assistant Professor include independent academic research, teaching duties as well as administrative tasks.
The tasks of the Associate Professor include independent academic research and related organisational responsibility. The Associate Professor carries overall responsibility for research activities, university administration as well as teaching and supervision within her/his area of expertise.
The research is either allocated to the research group Auditing and Control in Accounting or Finance and Financial Accounting. The teaching and supervision tasks will be focused either on the Bachelor or Master's level programmes within the Department of Accounting and Finance.
The annual working time for both the Assistant and Associate Professor is 1600 hours. The tasks are agreed in more detail in the annual working plan.
Both positions require a relevant doctoral degree, the ability to conduct independent scientific work and deliver high-quality teaching. A good proficiency in English is required for the position. Experience in international scientific publishing is valued.
In addition, the position of Associate Professor requires solid research experience, the ability to lead a research group and acquire external research funding as well as manage research projects and budgets. International scientific work and collaboration are considered merits.
Nr of positions available : 1
Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Established Researcher (R3)
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