Job Reference: 880268
The School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Courses in the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance provide students
with an intellectually stimulating learning experience and offer a learning
environment characterised by high-quality, innovative teaching practices
informed by cutting edge research. Our strong connections with industry ensure
our programs are continuously refined to respond to market needs.
The School is seeking to enhance capacity and leadership within our Accounting
discipline through the appointment of an experienced Associate
Professor/Professor, undertaking both teaching and research.
The successful applicant will be expected to commence no later than January
Your new role
Deliver high quality and innovative teaching to undergraduate, honours and
postgraduate Accounting students across a range of modes.
Foster a culture of teaching excellence in Accounting units.
Lead major curriculum initiatives and/or pedagogical developments.
Undertake nationally and internationally competitive and high quality
research in accounting
Disseminate research findings through publications in high quality peer-
reviewed international journals and through seminars, workshops, and
Initiate and lead research projects with industry, government, and
Work in partnership with industry and government to translate research
findings into real-world impact and commercialisation opportunities.
Significantly contribute to and provide leadership within the School of
Accounting, Economics and Finance to meet strategic objectives.
Significantly contribute to and provide leadership in external activities
relevant to the accounting discipline/profession and community engagement.
Doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline.
Demonstrated record of achievement in and commitment to excellence in
Demonstrated achievement in the discipline through the scholarly
development and delivery of high quality educational courses.
Established record of highly productive research outputs, consistent with
a national and growing international reputation in the field.
Significant record of securing research revenue, including nationally
competitive research grants and/or fellowships.
Demonstrated academic leadership experience in the discipline/profession
and in community engagement.
Significant experience and record of providing supervision to higher
degree by research students.
Demonstrated high level communication and interpersonal skills, with the
ability to foster the development of a collegial and supportive working
environment and the ability to interact with students and staff with cross
Demonstrated commitment to applying relevant and applicable policies,
procedures and legislation in the day-to-day performance of this
Prior to appointment, the recommended applicant will need to complete a
current criminal record check in accordance with the University's National
Police Certificate Assessment Procedures.
COVID 19 – Vaccination Policy
Curtin University has implemented COVID-19 Vaccination Policy and Procedures
which cover all staff, students, visitors, campuses and activities, effective
21 February 2022.
If you are invited to attend the next stage of assessments, you may be
required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status, including
your booster if eligible, or formally granted exemption upon arrival, and if
you are offered a position at Curtin, you will be required to provide evidence
of your COVID-19 vaccination or exemption status prior to commencing
Why choose Curtin?
State of the art offices and agile working environment.
Gym, childcare, wellness programs, and medical and counselling services.
Wellness is part of our culture, and we encourage positive lifestyle
choices through a range of activities and initiatives.
Opportunity for ongoing career development and to present at national and
Vibrant campus with an array of food outlets
Work has commenced on an extension to Curtin's facilities. The new Curtin
Exchange is intended to be an industry-connected innovation precinct.
Easily accessible location with great parking, bus station and end of trip
A major global player, with well integrated campuses in Singapore,
Malaysia, Mauritius and Dubai.
A flexible benefits package with excellent superannuation provisions.
For further information on Curtin and all our employee benefits visit
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To apply, please complete the online application form via the link below,
noting we cannot accept resumes sent to the below email address.
Please include a cover letter, resume and separate document addressing the
selection criteria (outlined above) to enable us to assess your suitability
for the role.
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Applications close: 10pm AWST Thursday 26 May 2022
If you have any queries regarding the requirements of the role, please contact
the Head of School, Professor Therese Jefferson at email@example.com
or School Business Manager, Sian Flynne at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact our
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Inclusion and Diversity at Curtin
We are committed to ensuring that Curtin has an inclusive environment, free
from harassment, in which all students, staff and the community feel
respected, valued and welcome.
We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people,
people with disability, women, and people from culturally and linguistically
diverse backgrounds, and are committed to making reasonable adjustments to
enable people with disability to participate fully in our recruitment,
selection and appointment processes.
We have received recognition in this area:
Voted one of Australia's Inclusive Employers for 2019-2020 (Diversity
Council of Australia).
One of the first Universities to receive accreditation for an Elevated
Reconciliation Action Plan.
Achieved Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation (2018-2022).
Voted 16th best workplace for new dads in Australia (HBF - Direct Advice
for Dads, 2019).
Curtin reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to withdraw from the
recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation,
at any time. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the
advert's closing date.