Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Accounting (Learning, Teaching and Scholarship Track)

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Accounting (Learning, Teaching and Scholarship Track)

Vacancy Ref: 055307

Salary: Grade, level 7/8/9, £35,845 – £40,322/£44,045 – £51,034/£52,560 – £59,135 per annum


The Adam Smith Business School (University of Glasgow) is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate to post as Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Accounting*. We are looking for candidates in all areas of Accounting, but are particularly interested in candidates who offer scholarship or teaching expertise in areas such as:

•        Mainstream financial accounting and reporting or audit (including policy and regulation)

•        Company valuation and financial statements analysis

•        Taxation (UK: policy & practice)

•        Data analytics in accounting and audit

•        Machine learning and artificial intelligence in an Accounting Information Systems context.

You will be expected to contribute to providing our students with an outstanding learning experience as well as making a significant international quality contribution to scholarship.

The post is open at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer levels on the Learning, Teaching and Scholarship track and we are open to applications indicating part-time working hours. The criteria used for placement of the successful candidate on the Lecturer (Grades 7 and 8) or Senior Lecturer (Grade 9) scales are those set out in the Job Specification documents.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a commitment to ensuring that they can contribute to the teaching, scholarship and engagement with practice aims of the Adam Smith Business School in an efficient, flexible and dynamic way. We are actively looking to recruit both experienced staff and promising young or mid-career colleagues, who will be nurtured in our research active and well-resourced environment to assist us to achieve our long-term goal to become a top-50 business school worldwide within the next decade.

For the Senior Lectureship position you will be expected to provide academic leadership in your field and to undertake substantive School, College and University administrative responsibilities, as appropriate and as required by the Head of Subject and Head of School.

The Adam Smith Business School is triple accredited, and we are a research-informed and professionally-focused business school. The School has Athena SWAN Bronze status and actively encourages an inclusive culture promoting gender equality and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.

* In American/European terms these posts are approximately equivalent to tenure track Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) and Assistant Professor (Lecturer).

We welcome applications from candidates with a Scottish Credit and Qualification Framework level 12 (PhD) or equivalent (including relevant professional and/or teaching experience) in related discipline or in education with an extensive and established reputation in scholarship, and significant teaching experience within the discipline/subject area.

This position is open ended and full time.

Informal Enquiries should be directed to Professor Yannis Tsalavoutas

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Closing Date: 30 June 2021

The University of Glasgow is the current Times Higher Education (THE) University of the Year.

It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.

We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.

The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.


Application Deadline:
Tuesday, Jun 29, 2021
University of Glasgow
Adam Smith Business School
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