Full-time position in Management Accounting at Associate / Full Professor level


emlyon business school invites applications for a full-time position at Associate / Full Professor level in Management Accounting.

Applicants are mid-careers ; they need to be ready to teach different courses in accounting, management control, performance evaluation, etc., ranging from core courses to undergraduate audiences, to more advanced courses to master's and executive participants.

The successful candidate will be based in Ecully/Lyon or Paris and will start in September 2019. 

Salary and conditions are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


emlyon business school, one of the leading French Grandes Ecoles in Management, has consistently been ranked among the top European Business Schools. It holds triple accreditation (AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA) and offers a wide range of programs including an MSc in Management, Specialized Master's degrees, MBA, PhD, as well as open and tailor-made executive programs. 

emlyon business school has campuses in France (Lyon and Paris), China (Shanghai) Morocco (Casablanca) and India (Bhubaneswar).

Having celebrated its 140th anniversary in 2012, emlyon business school is a dynamic and innovative institution with a 144-strong faculty dedicated to develop excellence both in teaching and research thanks to unique and specific means (learning lab, clusters of excellence…). emlyon's motto is “early makers”. This concept reflects our vision of the entrepreneur: an individual who tries, experiments, makes mistakes, starts again and learns as they go. An entrepreneur must now combine this dimension of doing and doing quickly with the ability to anticipate, mix and nurture ideas, see things before others and do things quicker than others. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He/she is an early maker.


emlyon business school is at the center of a vibrant ecosystem of large universities with excellent research teams in engineering, computer science, natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities (see http://www.onlylyon.com/en/discover-lyon/education.html). Lyon is the second largest city in France, with a long tradition in entrepreneurship and with a strong digital industry. 

Further information

1.       About emlyon business schoolhttp://www.em-lyon.com/en/

2.       About Lyon: http://www.lyon-franc


  • Applicants must hold a PhD or a doctorate in Management accounting or closely related area at the time of appointment. 
  • They must be able to teach the full array of courses in Management Accounting, in French and in English, at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate (MBA and executive programs) levels.  
  • Preference will be given to applicants who are also able to teach basic notions of financial accounting and/or managerial finance
  • Applicants must demonstrate excellent teaching skills and have the ability to design, lead and deliver face-to-face as well as on-line courses.
  • They must show a record of scholarly accomplishment and a commitment to publish in academic journals, books, practice oriented journals and/or case studies. 
  • An interest in IA and Big Data analytics related to the field of Management Accounting or closely related areas will be a plus. 


  • A cover letter containing your motivation for the position
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A research statement
  • A teaching statement
  • The paper to be presented if invited for a job interview
  • A list of papers under review or in progress
  • Two reference letters

All application materials should be submitted in English. The application materials will not be returned.

Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible, as review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position has been filled.
Clarification questions can be sent to Pr. Pascal Langevin, langevin@em-lyon.com

Application Deadline:
Thursday, May 30, 2019
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