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Faculty: Social Sciences
Management Studies

Deadline Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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Minimum Qualification

The successful candidate must possess a Postgraduate qualification in Accounting, preferably at the PhD level, from a recognized University. Professional qualification in Accounting highly desirable.


Considerable experience in teaching at the University level and/or in the practice of Accounting at a senior level in industry or in an Accounting environment.

Special Expertise/Area of Concentration

Financial Accounting, Auditing, Taxation, Accounting Information Systems and Management Accounting. Ability to teach in any other Management discipline would be an asset.

Special Responsibilities

Teaching, Research and Curriculum Developments in the field of Accounting, Auditing & Taxation.

Supervision of post-graduate students.

Personal Attributes

The Department places high priority on individuals who can work well in a team environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills and must be student-centered. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also have the: 


  • ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment
  • willingness to develop a research agenda 
  • ability to be a team player and be student-centered




Detailed application (two copies) and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I., Fax No. 1-868-663-9684; e-mail: Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms can be obtained at in the Faculty & Staff, Job Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package can be obtained at the above address.  In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by The University.