R200063 - Teaching Fellow in Accounting

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Location: Birmingham, ENGLAND
Job Type: PartTime
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Aston Business School
Location:  Aston University Main Campus
Salary:  £33,797 to £49,553 per annum
Contract Type:  Continuing
Basis:  Part Time (or Full Time)
Closing Date:  23.59 hours GMT on Thursday 12 March 2020
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  R200063
Release Date:  Wednesday 12 February 2020

Aston Business School is a leading international business school and one of just 1% of business schools in the world to hold triple accreditation from three of the world’s most prestigious bodies AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. We also feature in the World Top 100 Universities for Business and Management Studies (QS World University Rankings 2019).100% of our business research achieved the highest rankings of 3* or 4* and was judged to have delivered ‘outstanding’ or ‘very considerable’ external impact in the latest Research Excellence Framework. Our teaching has been recognised with a Gold Award – the highest possible accolade, from the lasts Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework assessment.

The Accounting Department in Aston Business School is seeking an enthusiastic individual who are committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship activities. Candidates should have experience of teaching accounting on undergraduate, postgraduate (including online provisions) and/or professional training programmes to contribute to and enhance our accounting and business finance teaching activities. For these positions, expertise in financial or management accounting and related topics will be considered.

Candidates should have at least a good undergraduate degree, along with a Master’s degree in accounting or a relevant professional qualification, as well as holding a recognised postgraduate teaching qualification (or a willingness to attain such a qualification whilst in post). 

We support participation in teaching-related conferences, and individual and collaborative research, especially on accounting education. With a strong tradition of management accounting research, the Department hosts the annual Management Accounting Research Group (MARG) Conference. In addition, we encourage networking with businesses and professions, especially in the West Midlands. 

The department offers dedicated programmes in accounting at undergraduate level (B.Sc. Accounting and Finance) and a number at postgraduate level (face-to-face and online). We are seeing significant growth in student numbers. For further information on the Accounting Department, see here: http://www.aston.ac.uk/aston-business-school/research/departments/accounting/  

Candidates should live, or should be willing to move, within a reasonable commuting distance of the main campus at Aston Triangle, Birmingham. A relocation package of up to 10% of starting salary is available for those willing to move within a 45 mile radius of the University. 

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charter-marks/athena-swan/ , recognised by a bronze award. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly, supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere.

Further particulars and application forms are available in alternative formats on request i.e. large print, Braille, tape or CD Rom.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact HR via recruitment@aston.ac.uk

Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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