Assistant Professor in Accounting (Tenure Track)

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Accounting at Bocconi University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions, commencing in Fall 2024. Candidates must hold, or be close to completing, a PhD in Accounting or a closely related field. Successful candidates will demonstrate they have potential for excellence in accounting research and teaching, and for engagement with faculty colleagues, students, staff, and external constituents. Experienced Assistant Professors are also encouraged to apply.
Teaching may be in either English or Italian – therefore knowledge of Italian is not a prerequisite. Bocconi offers competitive compensation and benefits relative to most top European Schools. Research support and infrastructure are excellent.

Application Procedure

Applications using the on-line application form must be sent electronically via the site by 23:59 of December 15th, 2023 (Italian time).

The following documents must be attached to the electronic application:
a. a scientific curriculum (including a list of titles and publications);
b. a job market paper, plus any other publications or working papers, up to a maximum of five, which the candidate intends to submit for this evaluation;
c. list of three highly qualified academic referees providing a reference letter. Referees will be sent an automatic e-mail via the system and asked to upload their letter directly.

For any problems with the online application system, candidates can contact .

About the Organization

Bocconi University ( is one of the most renowned and prestigious universities in Europe in the fields of Economics, Management and Law. Bocconi employs around 400 tenured faculty members and almost 700 other teachers and lecturers. The student body comprises around 8,000 undergraduate students and 5,000 graduate students. Both faculty and student bodies are increasingly internationally diverse. Milan offers an excellent lifestyle in a safe and culturally rich environment.

Additional Information

Prospective candidates attending the EAA Talent Workshop for Accounting Candidates (Madrid, 10-11 November 2023) may be offered opportunities of initial interviews at these events and are strongly encouraged to submit their full applications before 9 November 2023. Short-listed candidates will be invited to present their research and meet faculty members, either online or in-person.
Applications should be submitted online at no later than
midnight CET on 15 December, 2023.

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Bocconi University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. Applications are particularly welcome from women and members of other groups who are under-represented in academic posts.

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Job ID

ID: J14194