Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Accounting

Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £38,017 – £49,553 per annum

The School of Accounting and Finance invites applications for the position of Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Accounting. This is a permanent position, subject to review (tenure track).

The School seeks candidates with research interests in any field of accounting though applications in the fields of accountability sustainability and governance, financial reporting and/or management accounting are particularly encouraged. Successful candidates will have potential for an outstanding research track record as they will be undertaking innovative work that complements and extends the School’s existing research and teaching activities.

Applicants must hold, or be close to completing a PhD in a relevant field by the time of application. They will also have an aptitude for teaching to the highest standards at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The University of Bristol attracts high-quality faculty and students at all levels. The School of Accounting and Finance invests heavily in research and it engages with a wide range of stakeholders. It regularly hosts leading speakers as part of a highly active seminar series. Research budgets and teaching support are available to allow early career researchers to establish and develop their research and teaching portfolios.

Further information on the School of Accounting and Finance is available at  https://www.bristol.ac.uk/accounting-finance/

Application Procedure and Selection Process 

Please visit our website at https://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/find/ enter the vacancy number ACAD104877 into the job search and follow the link to the online application process. 

Further information on the University’s application process can be found at: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/application-process.html   

The shortlisting process will take place shortly after the closing date which is midnight on 16th December 2020.  The selection process is planned to be held in January 2021 and the proposed start date is 1st September 2021.  The appointment will be made a either Grade J (£38,017 – £42,792 per annum) or Grade K (£44,045 – £49,553 per annum) depending on experience plus an attractive recruitment supplement.

Enquires can be directed to Professor Mark Clatworthy mark.clatworthy@bristol.ac.uk or Professor Giovanna Michelon giovanna.michelon@bristol.ac.uk

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.


Application Deadline:
Tuesday, Dec 15, 2020
University of Bristol
School of Accounting and Finance