The Department of Management at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Denmark, invites statements of interest for an assistant or associate professor position in the field of Management Accounting.
The assistant professorship can be either a fixed-term three-year position or an open-ended tenure-track position with a tenure review in four to five years and with a positive associate professor assessment before the end of the fifth year of employment. The starting date is subject to mutual agreement. Read more about tenure track employments at Aarhus BSS.
The associate professorship is a permanent position.
The successful applicant is expected to contribute significantly to the department’s research and teaching environment and activities. We expect you to teach and supervise students at the Bachelor’s and Master’s levels and to carry out individual and group-based research of the highest international standard contributing to the development of the academic field in question.
The department especially welcomes applicants with a profile focused on Cost Management, Accounting Information Systems, or Business Intelligence applied to management accounting.
To qualify for the position as assistant professor, you must hold a relevant PhD or have equivalent qualifications.
For the associate professorship, applicants must possess research qualifications and teaching skills corresponding to those obtained after successful completion of a period of employment as an assistant professor, but equivalent academic qualifications may also be accepted.
Permanent employment as associate professor at Aarhus BSS requires completion of the supervision course as well as the Blended Learning – Go Online course provided by Centre for Teaching and Learning at Aarhus BSS. If you have not completed the courses prior to employment, continued employment will be conditional on completion of the courses within a five-year period.
Who we are
The Department of Management is one of the six departments at Aarhus BSS, one of the five faculties at Aarhus University. Aarhus BSS unites the research fields of business and social sciences bringing them closer together to reflect the close relationship between society and the business community. As part of a Top-100 university, Aarhus BSS, and specifically the Department of Management, has achieved the distinguished AASCB, AMBA and Equis accreditations.
The department’s research and teaching environment is highly international and culturally diverse with a mix of Danish and international academic staff members and PhD students. We employ more than 160 academic staff including researchers, PhD students, research associates and cover a broad range of disciplines within management, e.g. marketing, international business, organization, HR, strategy, management accounting, innovation management, entrepreneurship, project management, and information systems. We aim to conduct high-quality research, and we give high priority to publishing our research in leading academic journals and presenting it at recognised conferences. In addition, we have a dynamic exchange of international researchers, who stay at the department for short or long periods of time.
The management accounting group is part of the section Organization, Strategy, and Accounting. The group is responsible for teaching management account courses at bachelor and master’s level as well as in continuing education programs.
For more information about the Department of Management, please visit: http://mgmt.au.dk/. This short video tells more about working and living in Denmark: https://youtu.be/WtgBathpIbY . International applicant? Find information about entering and working in Denmark here
Further information and interviews
Candidates interested in an interview during the virtual AOM are encouraged to send a cover letter and CV directly to Head of Department Jacob Kjær Eskildsen, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.