Faculty of Economics and Business
The University of Groningen seeks to fill a tenure track position at the department of Accounting at the assistant professor level. The search is targeted at the assistant professor level, but exceptional candidates with more experience are also encouraged to apply.
The position is situated in the department of Accounting, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen, The Netherlands. This research fits within the research program Innovation & Organization of the Faculty's SOM research school.
The Accounting department, part of the Faculty of Economics and Business, contributes to several programs at the bachelor's, master's, research master's levels, to post-graduate programs and to the PhD program of the research school SOM.
In the Bachelor programs of the faculty of Economics and Business the department is responsible for courses in the fields of financial accounting and management accounting and control. On the Master level there are two accounting programs: the MSc BA Accountancy & Controlling (A&C) and the MSc BA Organizational & Management Control (O&MC). The department also runs the Post Master program Executive Master of Finance & Control. Furthermore, it is involved in the Post Master program Accountancy. Finally, the department participates in the Research Master of the Faculty, aimed at students who aspire to pursue an academic career.
The department covers a variety of interests and backgrounds, and embraces a number of different research approaches and methods with a keen focus on quality in research and teaching. We focus on applied as well as fundamental research questions. Areas of research at the department include management accounting and control, financial accounting and reporting, and corporate governance (see: www.rug.nl/feb/organization/scientific-departments/accounting/