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Tenure-Track Postion for Accounting - Compliance.

In accordance with the collective agreement for employees, the Institute of Financial Accounting and Auditing at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Economics & Business announces an opening for a Tenure Track position “Accounting – Compliance” at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The candidate must hold a Doctorate/Ph.D. degree.

In accordance with the collective agreement for employees and the Austrian Universities Act, the Institute of Financial Accounting and Auditing at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Economics & Business announces an opening for a full-time (40 h/week), six-year Tenure Track position at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The candidate must hold a Doctorate/Ph.D. degree.

The position is aimed at highly qualified junior researchers who specialize in and hold a Doctorate/Ph.D. in the field of Accounting – Compliance. The position includes the possibility of a qualification agreement that may lead to a permanent position as Associate Professor (§ 99 Sec. 5 and 6 of the AustrianUniversities Act) given the successful completion of the requirements stated in the agreement.

The successful candidate should have an outstanding academic track record after the Doctorate/Ph.D. (completed no longer than five years ago and in the case of parental leave or work periods extended to no longer than 10 years ago), show excellence in academic publishing, and possess outstanding university-level teaching experience. Please see the detailed job description for information about the position’s strategic research orientation and focus, the type of research expected, the teaching requirements, the required practical experience, information on the qualification agreement to be met as part of the position, essential information about the existing research infrastructure, as well as other position-specific requirements in the info box.

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Contact

Prof. Roman Rohatschek
P +43 732 2468 5901
E-Mail roman.rohatschek@jku.at

Employment Terms

Initially limited to a 6-year period; prospect of a permanent position (§ 99 Austrian Universities Act)

Application Deadline

March 13, 2019

The minimum salary in accordance with the collective agreement is EUR 53,254.60 gross per year. Once the qualification agreement has been signed, the minimum annual gross salary will be EUR 62, 977.60.

If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Roman Rohatschek (roman.rohatschek@jku.at; +43 732 2468 5901).

The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of female faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes applications from women. If applicants are equally qualified, women will be given preference for this position. The university welcomes applications from qualified candidates with physical disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.

In compliance with a three-week application period, prospective candidates interested in this multifaceted position are invited to submit their application to the Rector of the Johannes Kepler University by March 13, 2019 at the latest. Please send your application in German or English via https://forms.jku.at/pm/tenuretrack?lang=en. We look forward to hearing from you.

Please attach the following documents with your application: cover letter including a letter of intent and qualifications for the position, current CV, list of publications, the three publications you consider to be most important, list of all previously held courses and lectures (including evaluation results if available), list of former research projects and collaboration efforts, list of previous practical experiences related to your research and teaching activities, summary of planned projects and objectives in research and teaching.