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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

For best consideration, please submit a completed application with required materials for the first review of resumes, which will begin on September 1, 2017. Along with the application, the following items must be included: • Letter of application • Curriculum vitae • Graduate transcripts • Evidence of teaching and research effectiveness

Job Details

Position Information

Posting Number 20170004FAC
Job Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting
Type of Employment Regular Full-Time
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Work Location Murray
Employment Term Academic Year
Position Type Faculty (Tenure-Track)
Department Accounting
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

Full time, tenure track position to begin August 15, 2018. The Department of Accounting has nine faculty members and offers both an undergraduate degree in accounting and the MBA/Accounting Concentration. The program graduates 40 to 50 students each year and is widely recognized for its quality. Students typically accept positions in public accounting, industry, or government, and many of the department’s graduates hold executive-level offices within their organizations.

Candidates will be responsible for teaching accounting courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Engagement in research resulting in publications in recognized refereed journals and providing university and regional service are also required.

Minimum Education Requirements

Doctoral degree in accounting from an AACSB-accredited university with a residence requirement. ABDs with degree completion expected by start of contract period are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

Capacity for effective classroom teaching, ability to produce quality research and a commitment to service are required. Candidates from all accounting specialties will be considered, but those qualified and interested in teaching accounting information systems, governmental accounting, or financial accounting are especially encouraged to apply.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications

Professional certification and professional experience are desirable.

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Posting Details

Posting Date 07/24/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

For best consideration, please submit a completed application with required materials for the first review of resumes, which will begin on September 1, 2017.

Along with the application, the following items must be included:
• Letter of application
• Curriculum vitae
• Graduate transcripts
• Evidence of teaching and research effectiveness

Posting Specific Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Copies of Transcripts
  4. Statement of Teaching and Research Philosophy
Optional Documents