Professor – Associate Professor in Econometrics
- Lead the discipline of Econometrics
- Highly accredited Business School
- New Zealand’s first ranked university for research quality (PBRF 2012)
Victoria University of Wellington is a vibrant, capital city university, distinguished by its research excellence and strong student-centred ethos. The University draws on the distinctive nature of Wellington as the seat of government, and the financial centre of New Zealand.
Victoria Business School, situated directly opposite the Parliament of New Zealand and in the business and finance centre of Wellington city, holds the ‘triple crown’ (AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA) of international accreditations, and is the leading Business School in New Zealand in terms research quality of staff. The Business School is seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate as either Professor or Associate Professor in Econometrics in the School of Economics and Finance. The successful candidate will lead the discipline of Econometrics, contributing to the leadership of the School and having significant impact on the achievement of excellence in research, teaching, academic service and student experience.
Accordingly, the ideal candidate will hold an excellent record of scholarly achievement in econometrics, combined with evidence of an active research agenda, including the award of competitive research funding and publication in leading refereed international and national journals.
With a relevant PhD, the Professor or Associate Professor will be able to demonstrate academic leadership in the areas of applied econometrics, time-series econometrics or micro-econometrics. A successful track record of teaching, attracting postgraduate students and impacting the achievement of strategic initiatives will be essential for this role.
This role will suit an academic with strong professional and personal credibility, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a deep commitment to equity and diversity and an ability to develop and maintain effective relationships within Victoria Business School and across the business, public and community sectors.
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Applications close Friday, 9 October 2015
To apply in confidence, please go to www.jofisher.com and click “APPLY ONLINE” using reference VUWeco0715 and include your cover letter and full curriculum vitae; or for a confidential discussion call Mr Andrew Norton on +61 3 9016 6000 or Kirsten Henderson on +64 9 282 4240.
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