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The School of Accounting, Finance and Economics (SAFE) is a dynamic and innovative School, delivering academic excellence through engagement and collaboration. That means we are continually growing and evolving in response to our environment. We listen and learn from our stakeholders within the University as well as our academic, industry and professional partners. This interaction enables us to maintain and strengthen the quality of our academic programmes.

A Senior Lecturer is expected to make significant contributions to the teaching effort of a School, Institute, programme, or an interdisciplinary area. A Senior Lecturer is also expected to play a major role in scholarship, research, and/or professional activities. A Senior Lecturer is expected to demonstrate excellent communication skills, and the ability to network effectively and interact with a diverse range of students and staff

The Person We Seek;

To be considered for this position, applicants must have:
i) A PhD in the relevant discipline with relevant tertiary teaching experience and/or research experience; or
ii) In exceptional cases, a Master’s degree or professional qualification with relevant teaching experience or relevant industry/professional experience or a significant research profile. For example, Profession-based disciplines;
iii) In addition, a Senior Lecturer will normally require a record of demonstrable scholarly and professional achievement in the relevant discipline.
iv) Other Minimum Qualification Requirements may be stipulated according to particular disciplinary requirements, following international standards.

Preference will be given to applicants with:
– A teaching qualification such as Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching (PGCTT) or equivalent

Enquiries and further information: Dr. Nacanieli Rika, Head of School, Accounting, Finance and Economics (SAFE), ph: +679 32 32570 ; fax: ; email: nacanieli.rika@usp.ac.fj

The position is available for a term of 5 years and may be renewed by mutual agreement, subject to successful performance outcomes.

Salary Range : FJ $99,971 to FJ $115,351 per annum

How to Apply

Application to be sent to: vacancies@usp.ac.fj

Application should be clearly marked as “Vacancy – Position Reference Number, Position Title”.

The advertisement criteria is available on our University website (www.usp.ac.fj) under Employment Opportunities.

Please include the following documents in your application: Academic Credentials/Transcripts, Cover letter clearly addressing key Selection Criteria and Resume with names of three referees, one of which must be your current or most recent direct work supervisor. Referees will only be contacted if you are selected.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

USP is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to ensure that everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities to work in an inclusive environment. USP encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of their racial, ethnic, religious and cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or disabilities.

Closing date for applications 19 December 2021

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