Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Business Studies, Accounting, 1-year Fall 2017/Spring 2018

Galloway, New Jersey
May 25, 2017
2016-1244 / #100221
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The AACSB accredited School of Business at Stockton University, invites applications for a full-time one-year visiting instructor or assistant professor of business to teach accounting courses for September 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.  For the assistant rank, an earned doctorate in accounting or a related discipline is required, or an MBA or other related Master’s degree and CPA certification.  At least a Master’s degree is required for instructor rank.  Evidence of potential for teaching, research and service in the accounting field is required.  Related industry work experience (and/or experience with FASB/GASB Codifications) is a plus, as is exposure to or experience within the liberal arts.

The position involves teaching accounting and related business courses at the undergraduate level and MBA level, which may include Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Taxation, Auditing, Government Accounting, Cost Accounting, or Accounting Information Systems. Accounting faculty members may also teach courses in Financial Management or Hospitality and Tourism Management, or other business areas or other disciplines, depending on academic credentials and professional experience.  The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to teaching excellence and a current record of academic or professional activity.

Stockton University is an innovative liberal arts, natural sciences, and professional studies university and is currently ranked among the top ten public Master’s institutions in the Northeast.  The University is located on 1600 acres within the Pinelands National Reserve in southern coastal New Jersey.  The campus is about one hour from Philadelphia, two hours from New York City, three hours from the Baltimore/Washington area, and 20 minutes from Atlantic City.  Stockton University is known for distinctive academic programs and an interdisciplinary approach to learning and scholarship. 

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply please visit: https://stockton.hiretouch.comOnly electronic documents will be accepted.  Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents.  All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward.  You may upload documents using; Word, PDF or Videos either as one single file or as individual attachments.

  1. A letter of interest detailing the candidate’s specific skills and interests related to the position
  2. A curriculum vita
  3. Documents showing evidence of teaching effectiveness
  4. Three letters of recommendation
  • All offers of employment are contingent upon a favorable background check.
  • Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact: Sharon Hunt, Recruitment Manager at 609-652-4384.
  • In accordance with the New Jersey First Act P.L. 2011 c.70, effective September 1, 2011, new public employees in certain positions are required to obtain New Jersey residency within one (1) year of employment. Applicants must meet the requirements listed.
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  • Stockton University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit;  Additionally, pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Stockton University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (i.e., which includes but is not limited to the prohibition of sexual misconduct and relationship violence, including sexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programs and activities.