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Assistant or Associate Professor - Accounting

E-appoint Tracking Number: ACCTG008019

Job Type: Unclassified

Job Category: Faculty

Is position tenure earning: Yes

Position Department/Office: Accounting and Computer Information Systems

Appointment Duration: 9 Month

Position Responsibilities: The successful candidate is expected to teach accounting courses in financial reporting, accounting systems, auditing, or managerial accounting at the undergraduate and graduate levels with a nine-hour-per-semester load fall and spring semesters. Candidate will be expected to publish research in peer reviewed journals, participate in university service, and have advisement responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements: ABD with accounting emphasis from accredited schools with an anticipated completion by July 15, 2017: starting date will be August 14, 2017.

Preferred Qualifications: Earned doctoral degree in business or accounting from accredited schools. Special consideration will be given to candidates with professional certification. Teaching experience and a record of scholarly work are highly desired.

The Following Background Checks Are Required:

  • A criminal background check

Range/Salary: Contingent upon funding

Position Closes: Open Until Filled

Application Review: For first consideration, apply by 01/01/17

Application Instructions:

All applicants should apply online. Please upload evidence of teaching effectiveness, vitae, and three letters of recommendation. For a full position description, download 'Job Description' file in the upper-right hand corner.

Pittsburg State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

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