Associate / Full Professor in Accounting and Finance

Company:ESSCA - School of Management

Location:France / Lyon

Discipline:Accounting and Finance

Employment Type:Permanent Full-time


Associate / Full Professor in Accounting and Finance

at ESSCA Lyon Campus

Founded in 1909, ESSCA is an internationally accredited business school (AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS) located on 10 campuses: Angers, Aix-en-Provence, Bordeaux, Budapest, Luxembourg, Lyon, Malaga, Paris, Shanghai, and Strasbourg. The school offers a wide range of programmes including undergraduate, integrated masters, MSc, and executive programmes.

ESSCA’s Finance, Accounting and Management Control (FAMC) Academic Department is seeking an Associate or a Full Professor in Accounting and Finance for its Lyon Campus.

Candidates must hold a PhD in the field of Finance and Accounting, have a proven experience in higher education, and be able to teach in French and English to a variety of audiences (undergraduates, graduates, and executives).   Candidates must be familiar with the French accounting environment and the DSCG-DEC curriculum (diploma of French “chartered accountants”). Professional experience in an audit firm would be an asset.

The successful candidate will be part of the FAMC academic department, which deploys multi-campus courses in economics and has the following main research topics:  Accounting, Management Control, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Sustainable Finance. The FAMC research topics are encompassed within the larger theme of Responsible Leadership, in accordance with the ESSCA expertise in this domain.

Candidates must have a high potential or a significant record of academic publications in peer-reviewed journals, preferably in areas consistent with the specializations of current faculty. He/she must be a team player with good communication skills.

Complete applications consisting of:

  • a cover letter,
  • full curriculum vitae,
  • evidence of research,
  • copies of evaluations of teaching in different programmes,
  • the names and addresses of three referees,

must be submitted via this link: ESSCA application form.

The deadline for applications is February 22, 2024.

Further detailed information on ESSCA, its faculty and research, and programmes can be accessed at

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