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About the role

The School of Business is seeking a Professor of Accounting to take a leading role in our interdisciplinary community of accounting scholars and the newly formed Research in Accounting, Society, and Accountability (RASA) unit.

About you
You will have a strong record of internationally recognised research, of attracting external funding, experience in academic leadership roles, and a strong network across higher education institutions, professional bodies and other stakeholders of accounting practice. You will be willing to make a significant contribution to the School’s reputation, research output, teaching excellence, external visibility and impact, building on our existing strengths in interdisciplinary accounting scholarship and social studies of accounting.
Additional information
Please see the Brochure and Job Summary for further details about the role and the School of Business.
Informal enquiries are welcome. Please email the Head of the Accounting Division, Hendrik Vollmer hv25@le.ac.uk, for a confidential discussion about the role.
The closing date for this post is midnight on 9 January 2019. We anticipate that interviews will be held on 5 March 2019.
In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension schemes and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.