Associate Professor of Practice in Accounting

Monash University
November 30, 2023
Offerd Salary:$164,615 - $181,348
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Associate Professor of Practice in Accounting

Job No.: 656818

Location: Caulfield campus

Employment Type: Full-time or Part-time opportunities available

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $164,615 - $181,348 pa Level D (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them
  • At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

    We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

    Together with our commitment to academic freedom, you will have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, world class teaching spaces, and international collaboration opportunities.

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    Are you a seasoned accounting professional looking for a fulfilling career that combines your practical expertise with a passion for education? We invite you to apply for the position of Associate Professor of Practice in Accounting and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the accounting profession through innovative, industry-relevant education and research.

    The Department of Accounting is one of the largest academic departments of its kind and a leader in the advancement of accounting research, practice and education. Specifically, we are committed to the advancement of knowledge and the preparation of future business leaders, accounting professionals and academics through high quality research, teaching and learning. Our strong reputation is based on our high-quality, leading-edge programs that prepare industry-ready graduates at all levels; our vibrant research culture wherein we produce rigorous research that is relevant to meeting the challenges of the day; and our strong links with professional bodies and the business community.

    About the Role:

    As an Associate Professor of Practice in Accounting, your role will be central to our commitment to excellence in accounting education. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Teaching Excellence: Delivering comprehensive and up-to-date accounting courses that equip students with the knowledge and skills required by today's industry
  • Real-World Mentorship : Guiding and mentoring students, leveraging your extensive industry experience to bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical application
  • Collaborative Research : Collaborating with a dynamic team of faculty members on cutting-edge research projects that contribute to the advancement of the accounting field
  • Curricular Development: Actively participating in shaping our accounting curricula to ensure alignment with the evolving needs of the accounting profession
  • Your Qualifications:

    To excel in this role, you should bring:

  • A Master and/or doctoral qualification in accounting or a closely related field
  • A demonstrated significant profile in practice through prior senior leadership roles (e.g. Executive Director, CFO, CEO)
  • A proven track record of success in the accounting field, showcasing your practical expertise
  • A passion for teaching and mentoring, coupled with the ability to inspire and guide students
  • Strong analytical and research skills to contribute to innovative projects
  • What Awaits You:

    By becoming our Associate Professor of Practice in Accounting, you will benefit from:

  • A competitive compensation package that reflects your experience and contributions
  • Access to extensive resources for research and professional development, helping you stay at the forefront of your field
  • A vibrant and inclusive academic community where your expertise is valued, and your insights are appreciated
  • Opportunities to collaborate with industry partners, bridging the gap between academia and practice
  • Don't miss this opportunity to shape the future of accounting education and foster the growth of future accounting professionals. Join our team and be a key driver of change!

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

    Join the pursuit of our purpose to build a better future for ourselves and our communities –#ChangeIt with us.

    Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

    At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs'.


    Associate Professor Aldonio Ferreira, Acting Head, Accounting, [email protected]

    Position Description

    Associate Professor of Practice

    Closing Date

    Thursday 30 November 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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