Job Description & Qualification

KAIST College of Business at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in Seoul, South Korea, invites applications for a position in accounting for an appointment beginning September 1, 2019 or March 1, 2020. The rank and area are open, but the position is required to teach at least one class of Green Accounting which covers environmental, CSR, and sustainability topics. The preference will be given to the candidates whose research interests are in CSR and sustainability issues.

Candidates for Assistant Professor should have completed or nearly completed their Ph.D., and must demonstrate capacity to undertake scholarly research publishable in leading journals and be able to provide quality teaching. Candidates for senior positions should demonstrate a substantial research record and evidence of teaching excellence.

Review of application will begin immediately and applications may be accepted until April 22, 2019 (but the position will be open until filled). Interested candidate should contact and send her/his CV and cover letter to Dr. Kwangjune Lee at kjlee2017@kaist.ac.kr

About the Organization

KAIST College of Business in Seoul is a highly-research-oriented school. The school has MBA, MS, and Ph.D. programs (no undergraduate program). The school provides light teaching loads (6 credit hours/year for the first 3 years and 9 credit hours/year for 4+ years), paid sabbatical leave (one year of sabbatical leave after every four years), and free on-campus housing for two years (below-market rent for 3+ years). Accounting faculty members publish in leading accounting and finance journals. The school has access to most major databases (WRDS, Compustat, CRSP, I/B/E/S, Datastream/WorldScope, Bloomberg, SDC, TAQ, Thomson Reuters, Option Metrics, Asset4, KLD, etc.) and Korean local financial databases.

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Job ID

ID: J4544