Professor in Financial and Managerial Accounting

Company:EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht

Location:Germany / Wiesbaden

Discipline:Financial and Managerial Accounting

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time



„EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht” is a private, state-recognized university with campuses in Oestrich-Winkel and Wiesbaden, Germany. Currently, EBS hosts 2,200 students and doctoral candidates at its three schools: EBS Business School, EBS Law School and EBS Executive School. EBS’ more than 300 employees aim to develop responsible and conscientious decision-makers and support students in their personal development. EBS nurtures excellence in research and teaching, has a strong stakeholder network and an international focus. Through professional training programmes, EBS aims to provide life-long learning for students, executives and management specialists.

We belong to the SRH group, a leading private provider of educational and health-care services with more than 15,500 employees. SRH runs private universities, vocational training centers, schools and hospitals all over Germany.

The location and facilities of EBS Business School in Oestrich-Winkel offer excellent conditions for its faculty to provide individual support to the students on site.

The campus life of EBS Business School is characterized by personal contact, close interaction with students and personal exchange among faculty members which is further facilitated by regular research workshops and guest lecturers.

At EBS Business School, the Group of Finance and Accounting is seeking to appoint two new faculty members in the position of a Professor f/m/d of Financial and Managerial Accounting (open rank). Incoming applications will be examined for their suitability for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professorship. An Assistant Professor’s position runs for 3 years with a regular extension for another 3 years upon positive mid-term evaluation. After successful completion of the final evaluation, the temporary position may be converted into a permanent position in accordance with the tenure-track regulations applicable to EBS Business School.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Developing and maintaining an active research agenda aimed at making a significant contribution in the field of expertise
  • Teaching across all levels, i.e. BSc, MSc, MBA and PhD programs as well as supervision/co-supervision of doctoral students
  • To contribute to development and teaching of programs in executive education
  • Participation in the University’s academic services
  • To interact with our corporate network and to secure external research funding

Your Profile:

  • Evidence of high-calibre research proven by a track-record of international publications, doctoral degree in a relevant field
  • Experience and a demonstrated commitment to teaching
  • Expertise in German GAAP, IFRS and auditing for the financial accounting position
  • Either candidate should ideally share an interest in the other areas of accounting and taxation
    - International applicants are welcome

EBS offers a competitive compensation package; depending in on the position, the offer includes the support of research staff as well as the support of administrative assistance. We offer you a dynamic, international and team-oriented working environment in intensive dialogue with academic colleagues, business partners and our students. We expressly welcome diversity and therefore emphasize that all people, regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion / worldview, disability as well as sexual orientation and identity, are equally welcome to apply.

For inquiries about the position, please contact:
Professor Dr. Ferdinand Mager

Review of applications begins by December 7, 2020 but we will continue searching until the position is filled. As part of the selection process, successful candidates will be invited, if possible, to our business school campus in the Rheingau region (greater Frankfurt area), Germany. Alternatively, virtual interview and presentation methods may be sought.

We look forward to receiving your applications, including a cover letter, CV, samples of published research and/or working papers and relevant evidence of teaching excellence. In addition, we request you to provide brief position statements on your current research focus and your teaching concept. Where relevant please relate both to the outline of our current BSc, MSc and MBA programmes.
Please send your application documents online only, stating the index number 6193-13 to:

EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht | Human Resources Department | Bärbel Spors | Phone +49 (0) 611 7102-1432 I Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3 | 65189 Wiesbaden I

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