Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the School of Accounting and Finance

Currently there are 2 positions available.

Definite Term Lecturer, Data Analytics

The School of Accounting and Finance at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a two-year definite term position at the Lecturer level, for an appointment beginning April 1, 2018. The School requires a candidate who can teach a variety of courses in data analytics and technology in an accounting/finance environment, assist with extra-curricular activities, and assist with outreach activities to alumni and industry. The individual should be knowledgeable and have practical experience in data analytics in industry and/or financial services. Duties include teaching, course coordination, program development, outreach activities, and administration.

A graduate degree in accounting, finance, management, or education is desirable. While not required, previous teaching experience in a post-secondary institution and relevant industry experience are all assets.

Our award-winning faculty includes active researchers using empirical, experimental, and analytical techniques to study a broad spectrum of accounting and finance issues.  Our faculty members serve on the editorial boards of leading scholarly journals.  The School’s collaborative environment encourages faculty members to help each other reach their maximum potential.  Our highly regarded undergraduate and graduate programs attract top students.  For details about our faculty and programs please visit: http://saf.uwaterloo.ca. The University of Waterloo consistently ranks as a leading comprehensive university in Canada and an innovator in education and research.  It is located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, a one-hour drive from Toronto, Canada’s financial and cultural capital.

Interested candidates are required to complete an on-line application at https://arts-ofas.uwaterloo.ca/saf/.

Based on qualifications a salary range of $80,000 to $110,000 will be considered.  Application deadline: February 15, 2018.

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity and is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority in the recruitment process.

“Three reasons to apply: http://uwaterloo.ca/fauw/why.”

Definite Term Lecturer, Finance

The School of Accounting and Finance at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a two-year definite term position at the Lecturer level, for an appointment beginning July 1, 2018. The School requires a candidate who can teach a variety of courses in finance and financial data analytics.  The individual should be knowledgeable and have practical experience in finance in industry and/or financial services or government. Ideal candidates should have knowledge and/or experience in dealing with the broad areas of financial “big data”, be able to teach areas such as investments, fixed income, and derivatives, and instill data principles to these or related areas of finance in class. Duties include teaching and course coordination. Ideally, the candidate will be involved with student advising, curriculum design, program development and administration in the elite program of Computing and Financial Management, a joint program between the School of Accounting and Finance and the David Cheriton School of Computer Science.  The candidate will also assist with extra-curricular activities, and with outreach activities to alumni and industry.

A graduate degree in accounting, finance, management, or mathematics/engineering is desirable. While not required, previous teaching experience in a post-secondary institution and relevant industry experience are all assets.

Our award-winning faculty includes active researchers using empirical, experimental, and analytical techniques to study a broad spectrum of accounting and finance issues.  Our faculty members serve on the editorial boards of leading scholarly journals.  The School’s collaborative environment encourages faculty members to help each other reach their maximum potential.  Our highly regarded undergraduate and graduate programs attract top students.  For details about our faculty and programs please visit: http://saf.uwaterloo.ca. The University of Waterloo consistently ranks as a leading comprehensive university in Canada and an innovator in education and research.  It is located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, a one-hour drive from Toronto, Canada’s financial and cultural capital.

Interested candidates are required to complete an on-line application at https://arts-ofas.uwaterloo.ca/saf/.

Based on qualifications a salary range of $80,000 to $110,000 will be considered.  Application deadline: February 15, 2018

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity and is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority in the recruitment process.

“Three reasons to apply: http://uwaterloo.ca/fauw/why.”