Bocconi University
Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Bocconi University ( is one of the most renowned and prestigious universities in Europe in the fields of Economics, Management and Law. It numbers about 300 tenured faculty members plus almost 700 other teachers and lecturers. The student body consists of about 8,000 undergraduate students and 5,000 graduate students.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Accounting Department at Bocconi University has several tenure-track positions open at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor. Positions will begin in Spring or Fall 2013. The teaching load is 105 hours (1 hour = 45 min.) per year for Assistant Professors and 120 hours (1 hour = 45 min) per year for Associate Professors. Courses are to be taught in English. Knowledge of Italian is not required. A competitive salary with other top European Schools is offered, along with additional research-related funding and benefits.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have a completed (or close to be completed) PhD with focus on Accounting. Applicants are expected to have a demonstrated potential for, or history of, outstanding research and strong teaching skills. We welcome candidates with research interests in all fields of Accounting.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should send their resume, samples of research and three letters of reference using the on-line form at:

Applications will be considered until October 15th, 2012.

Candidates attending the AAA Annual Meeting in Washington (August, 4-8 2012) can be interviewed during the conference, provided they send their application before July 13th, 2012. Candidates should explicitly indicate on their form whether they would like to be interviewed during the conference.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For further academic information please contact: Prof. Sasson Bar-Yosef ( or Prof. Annalisa Prencipe (

Posted 6/10/12