Scholars and Researchers
Announcement of Faculty Position in Accounting/Finance

Updated on: July 16, 2015|  PrintPrint

 1. Position:

One opening at the level of associate professor (tenured) or tenure track assistant professor

2. Employment Status:

Tenure/tenure-track full-time position at Rikkyo University

3. Academic Institution (Unit):

College of Business, Rikkyo University

4. Location:

Ikebukuro campus, Rikkyo University (Tokyo)

5. Appointment Date:

 Effective April 1, or September 1, 2016

6. Subject:      

Teaching could include courses in Financial Statement AnalysisCorporate Finance and ValuationInternational AccountingFinancial Accounting Principles of Accounting (Japanese)Graduate level courses among others.


(1)    A PhD in accounting, finance, or closely related field
(2)    Demonstrated research experience in accounting and/or finance as evidenced by publication track record
(3)    Demonstrated ability to teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses in accounting and/or finance.
(4)    Demonstrated ability or potential to teach in English and Japanese
(5)    Demonstrated ability or potential to conduct team teaching
(6)    Demonstrated ability or potential to undertake committee and administrative responsibilities as required by the College of Business


8.Compensation and Benefits:

Compensation and Benefits: Commensurate with qualifications as determined by the terms and conditions of University employment policy

9. Application deadline:       

September 18, 2015 [Fri.]

10.Required documents for application: 

1Curriculum vitae [either in English or in Japanese] including e-mail address

2Complete list of research publications

     Indicate three most prominent publications

3Include copies of three major academic publications [offprints or photocopies]

 CV template (Eng)

 Outline for CV (Eng)

Other documentation may be requested during the screening process. Application documents will not be returned.

11. Selection Process:

Applicants will be selected based on submitted application material. The selection committee may ask applicants to attend an on-campus and/or Skype interview. Travel expenses for the interview will be covered according to University policy.


  No age restrictions [retirement upon reaching the age of 65]

13.Mailing Address:

Administration Section #4 (Jimu Gakubu 4-ka), Rikkyo University, 3-34-1 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 171-8501) [Write in red on the envelope: “Application Documents: English.” Send by registered mail.] 

14.Contact information :      

Administration Section #4

 Phone:81-3-3985-2317   E-mail:

*Personal information received through this application process will not be used for any other purpose other than to screen candidates for employment.