Teaching assistant position in Financial Accounting

Updated: about 1 month ago
Deadline: 26 Oct 2021

A teaching assistant position in Financial Accounting is available at the Department of Accounting for appointment on January 1st 2022.

The position is on a temporary part-time positions for a fixed term of three years with the possibility of two three-year extensions.

The Department of Accounting covers the fields of financial accounting, management accounting, auditing and corporate governance in the private as well as the public sector. Researchers at the department collaborate on specific research projects using a variety of quantitative as well as qualitative methods. Teaching responsibilities of the Department comprise undergraduate and graduate teaching in financial accounting, management accounting, auditing and corporate governance.

The department's research and teaching in external accounting relates to accounting theory, accounting analysis and valuation, accounting regulation, empirical studies of accounting policies and stock market-based accounting research.

  • Teaching in CBS programs
  • Online teaching – blended learning
  • Supervision of students 
  • Participation in exams


The position normally requires a relevant master’s degree or equivalent. Teaching qualifications will be taken into consideration in the assessment.

Terms of employment

The appointment will be in accordance with the circular on hourly-paid teaching under the Ministry of Finance. The hours of work can vary according to needs in the individual semesters to a maximum of 780 hours per academic year. The new employee must be willing to take a pedagogical course arranged by CBS (only if the employee is not able to document participation in pedagogical courses or experience during the first year of employment) and participate in lecturer meetings.

Additional information

You are welcome to contact professor, Bjørn Jørgensen by e-mail bnj.acc@cbs.dk for more information on the position.

Interviews are expected to be held in week 44.

Your application

Your application must be made online. Open the link “Apply online”, fill in the application form, and include information on previous employment, academic record, CV and other relevant details.

Information on relevant previous teaching activities – including duration – must be given in the application. Documentation for these activities and teaching and other special qualifications must be appended to the application.

Applications will be treated in accordance with the statutory order of 31 August 2000, so that applications received will be assessed by an expert.

Applicants are asked to include a list of publications, specifying which of them should be assessed.

Applications will be treated in accordance with the statutory order on appointment of academic staff in universities (the appointment regulation).

Further information on CBS and the institution is available at www.cbs.dk/en/research/departments-and-centres/department-of-accounting

Closing date: 26 October 2021.

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With some 20.422 full and part-time students, 644 full-time faculty members, 192 PhD and 724 administrative staff CBS is a unique business-oriented university with a full portfolio of Bachelor, Masters, MBA/EMBA, PhD and Executive programmes delivered in English and Danish. Our academic staff includes internationally-recognised experts in classical business disciplines as well as in philosophy, history, psychology, sociology, law, political science, information systems and culture.

The University welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, gender, race, religion or ethnic background.

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