Adjunct Professor - Introduction to Financial Accounting

Location
Bedford, Massachusetts
Posted
Apr 18, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Become part of a vibrant community of world-class professionals transforming the lives of a motivated and diverse student population.  A pioneer in innovative academic programs since 1897 Bay Path University is seeking an adjunct faculty member for this on-ground course at our Bedford, MA location. Class begins June 1, 2017, class time 7:30am – 12:00pm.

The primary objective of this course is to explore how accounting information is used to help managers make decisions with an emphasis on their planning and control activities. This objective is accomplished by exploring the terms that are used to classify costs, key business cost behavior patterns, cost­volume­profit analysis, budgeting, raw materials and direct labor variance analysis, short­run decision making using relevant costs, and performance evaluation. Students are also introduced to how product costs are determined in manufacturing, merchandising, and service businesses.

Qualifications:  Master’s degree in related discipline. Previous college level teaching experience preferred but not required. Teaching adult students in an accelerated format preferred.

Applicants for this position should submit a cover letter outlining salary requirements, resume and contact information for four professional references.  All applications should be sent electronically in MS Word format to hr@baypath.edu

An equal opportunity employer, Bay Path University is committed to fostering diversity in its student body, faculty, and staff.