Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Finance

Job Description & Qualification

Department of Economics and Finance | Te Kura Umanga me te ŌhangaUC Business School | Te Kura Umanga | UC Business SchoolLocated in Ōtautahi | Christchurch, Aotearoa | New Zealand

* Full-time at 37.5 hours per week (1.0 FTE)
* Continuing (i.e. permanent) position
* Generous annual leave provisions and professional development opportunities
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Āu Mahi | What You Will Do
The Department of Economics and Finance invites applications for a continuing position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor/Associate Professor at North American Universities). Candidates with all specializations are welcome. In particular, we encourage candidates with an interest in Corporate Finance to apply for the position. The position will involve teaching at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level, undertaking postgraduate research supervision, contributing actively and positively to the research profile of the Department and School, and contributing to service. The ideal candidate will have publications in leading finance and/or economics journals. He/she is expected to utilize the School's Trading Room as a research and teaching resource. The successful candidate is expected to start employment in late 2023 or early 2024.

Mōu | Who You Are
Candidates should have a completed PhD in finance by the -start date. He/she should have excellent written and oral communication skills. Successful candidates for the position of Lecturer/Senior lecturer should have the proven potential/ability to publish in top-quality, internationally recognized finance journals. All candidates should have good teaching skills and a commitment to quality teaching delivery. Candidates with experience in teaching larger undergraduate classes are particularly encouraged to apply.

Mahi Ngātahi | Who You Will Work With
The Department of Economics and Finance is one of three departments of the UC Business School. The School is accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA and is known nationally and internationally for innovative, student-centric learning and cutting-edge research. The Department has about 20 highly motivated, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable staff. The Department and School provide a collegial environment, and academic staff have access to generous internal research funding, sabbatical leave, and the world-renowned Erskine fellowship program.

For more information about our team, please visit us at the Department of Economics and Finance - https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/business/departments/department-of-economics-and-finance/

Ngā Painga o UC | Why UC
Tangata Tū, Tangata Ora -- Engaged, Empowered, Making a Difference.

In 2023 UC is celebrating 150 years of accessible education. The past, the present and the future are intertwined. For more information on our 150th Anniversary visit https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/uc150/

Ngā Uara | Our Values of manaakitanga, whanaungatanga and tiakitanga guide our decisions and behaviour and provide a roadmap for how we do things at UC, affirming our commitment to pastoral care and support for our ākonga and staff. They challenge and inspire us to be the best we can, and make UC a great place to work and study. For more info on Ngā Uara | Our Values visit https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/about/values/

What we offer
The University is committed to providing an excellent working environment through:
* relocation support
* a unique bequest funded endowment (Erskine fund) that supports an extensive visiting Fellowship programme
* widely accessible sabbatical provision
* University and Faculty scholarship support for graduate students
* generous annual leave provisions
* flexible working arrangements
* supportive working environment
* professional development and study opportunities
* living in revitalised Ōtautahi | Christchurch, Aotearoa New Zealand - https://www.christchurchnz.com/
* a unique working environment in a beautiful campus with access to UC facilities such as the recreation centre and Staff club at discounted rates plus onsite cafés and eateries, and more.

For more information on our Benefits, please visit https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus/benefits/

The salary for this position is Lecturer (2.01 - $86,197) to Senior Lecturer (4.05 - $124,732)

Application Procedure

Pēhea te tono mai | How You Apply
Applications for this position must be submitted on our careers website and should include the following:

a cover letter which includes a 2-3 page statement outlining your research interests and goals and teaching philosophy (combined)
a Resume which includes a list of relevant research publications (combined).
We do not accept applications by email, however, we are happy to answer any queries at WorkatUC@canterbury.ac.nz

For further information specifically about the role, please contact: Professor Jędrzej Białkowski, jedrzej.bialkowski@canterbury.ac.nz

For overseas applicants, please visit Immigration New Zealand website (https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/Covid-19) or the New Zealand Government's official Covid-19 website (https://Covid-19.govt.nz/), to review the latest health and visa requirements for visiting and working in New Zealand.

The closing date for this position is: Monday 8 May 2023 (midnight NZ time)

Please note, applications will be reviewed after the close date.

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