Associate Professor / Professor in Accounting

  • Massey University
  • Palmerston North / Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Apr 18, 2022
Full time BUS: Accounting/Economics/Finance

Job Description

  • Auckland, New Zealand.  
  • Palmerston North, New Zealand. 
  • Salary - Associate Professor NZ$ 125,188- NZ$146,236.  Professor from NZ$146,065.

About the opportunity

The School of Accountancy is currently seeking to appoint two Associate Professor/Professors in Accounting, to teach at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and to be responsible for the delivery of some of the school's courses in this area. You will also be expected to engage in research and supervise postgraduate students.

To be successful in appointment for Associate Professor/Professor, you must have a PhD in Accounting along with an outstanding record of research and teaching.

The professor position may be offered as a Dean's Chair for a leading international scholar with a track record of highly cited research published in top accountancy journals.

How is your work/life balance?   Will 2023 see you living in New Zealand?

The School of Accountancy is a quality provider of accounting and business law education and research. We create successful career opportunities for graduates, we conduct and disseminate research, and contribute to the accounting profession and the wider community. 

Look at our Accountancy department and see what some of our students have to say:

We are part of the Massey Business School (MBS) which has a proud foundation of academic excellence, teaching business since 1972. The Massey Business School is AACSB accredited, which benchmark it among the top five per cent of business schools globally. The School of Accountancy is one of only two Schools in Australia and New Zealand that has AACSB accounting accreditation.

Additional Information

These positions can be based on either ourAlbany campus in Auckland or our Palmerston North Campus in the Manawutū.

Can you see yourself living here?

Auckland, New Zealand.

Palmerston North in the Manawatu, New Zealand.

About the Organization

Massey University has a long, proud tradition of breaking new ground in all our areas of expertise - business, creative art, health, science, humanities, and social science.

Our campuses are in Auckland, the Manawatū and Wellington.

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For Additional Questions

To learn more about these opportunities please feel free to contact Professor Fawzi Laswad, Head of School of Accountancy to arrange a confidential discussion; or 64 06 951 6064.

Please note all completed applications must be submitted online rather than emailed directly to Professor Laswad.

Application Procedure

Applications close Wednesday 1 June 2022, 11:30 pm NZST. We are anticipating a 2023 start date for the successful applicants.

Please apply with your cover letter and CV via our careers page.


Massey University is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of our staff and students. All students, staff and visitors need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or medically exempt, in order to come onto our campuses or to take part in face-to-face University-managed activities from the 14th of February 2022. Therefore, any positions that fit this criteria will require the successful applicant to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or have a New Zealand Ministry of Health issued medical exemption. Should you apply and be successful for any of our roles, evidence of your vaccination status will be requested if face-to-face University-managed activities or coming onto a Massey campus is a part of your employment.


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