The University of Edinburgh Business School
Chair in Accountancy & Finance (Vacancy Ref: 3015984)

Salary Scale: Professorial

The University of Edinburgh Business School is seeking to appoint to a Chair in Accountancy & Finance within its Accounting & Finance Group. We are seeking candidates to teach and research in any area of accounting.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applications are sought from established senior researchers, with demonstrated research leadership, or from high-potential researchers with a strong publication trajectory. The successful candidate will be expected to teach accounting on either or both of the School's undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, to supervise research students and to mentor junior staff. Senior faculty are expected to take on leadership roles in the School.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Seth Armitage, Head of the Accounting and Finance Group (email:, tel: +44 (0)131 650 3794), or Nick Oliver, Head of the Business School (email:, tel: +44 (0)131 650 3811).

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: View further particulars and the online application at: or telephone the recruitment line on +44 (0) 131 650 2511.

Salary Scale: Professorial
Please quote vacancy reference: 3015984

Closing Date: 13 August 2012

Posted 7/30/12