University of Tasmania
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Macroeconomics and/or Finance

The Tasmanian School of Business and Economics (TSBE) of the University of Tasmania, is seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecture in the fields of Macroeconomics and/or Finance.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Open to Talent (http://www.utas.edu.au/vc/strategic-plan), the University of Tasmania's strategic plan, sets a bold vision for the future, with high ambitions across the domains of research, students and community. UTAS recognises that achieving this vision is dependent on the people who work for the University. This position is one of a significant number being created to recruit outstanding academics who will make a substantial and continuing contribution to the University's future.

The Discipline of Economics and Finance is a research led teaching group within the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics. The active research culture includes seminar series, a visitors program and support for conferences and research development. The current staff profile reflects the broad research interests of the staff with particular focus on empirical finance and natural resource economics. The School has a strong undergraduate program, a Masters in Finance and PhD program. The University and the Discipline value the contribution of cross-disciplinary interaction.

ABOUT TASMANIA: Separated from mainland Australia by the 240 km stretch of Bass Strait, Tasmania is a group of 334 islands, with the main island being 315 km (180 miles) from west to east and 286 km (175 miles) north to south. Tasmania has a population of over 500,000 people and is generally divided into three main regions. Tasmania is a place of wild and beautiful landscapes; a pleasant, temperate climate; wonderful wine and food; a rich history and friendly, welcoming people with a relaxed island lifestyle.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The deadline for applications is 30 October 2015. For further information and to apply today visit http://www.utas.edu.au/jobs/current-vacancies or please contact staff.recruit@utas.edu.au. As part of the applicat0ion process you will need to submit your application including CV, cover letter, selection criteria and contact information for at least two references.




Posted 10/19/15