Assistant Professor/Instructor, Accounting, Job Code 735IHE

Wayne, New Jersey
Jun 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Cotsakos College of Business, accredited by AACSB, invites applications for a non-tenure track one-year temporary appointment at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor in Accounting, in the Department of Accounting and Law beginning September 1, 2017.

An earned doctorate in Accounting at the time of hire is required for the rank of Assistant Professor.  ABDs or candidates with a master’s degree and CPA with substantial recent industry experience will be considered at the time of hire for the rank of Instructor.  For candidates with doctorates earned more than five years ago, significant achievement in scholarly output (including peer-reviewed journal publications and/or significant recent industry experience related to the field of teaching) is also required. The regular teaching responsibility will include four classes per semester and candidates are expected to be able teach intermediate and advanced accounting in addition to introductory accounting courses.  The ability to teach auditing is preferred.

William Paterson University is a public institution of higher learning. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs which range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 11,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370 acres suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Sia Nassiripour, Chairperson, Department of Accounting and Law at or mail to him at Christos M. Cotsakos College of Business, William Paterson University, and 1600 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ  07470. Electronic submissions are preferred. Must reference Job Code in letter of application. Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. For additional information about the University visit

William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students. Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

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