Assistant/Associate Professor

Saratoga Springs, NY
Jul 20, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Posting Number: 0001685

Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Department: Management & Business

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Type: Regular

Months per Year: 9 Months

Work Hours: Starting Sept 2018

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End Date (For temporary positions only):

Position band/level: Faculty

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Job Summary: The Department of Management and Business at Skidmore College invites applications for a fulltime, tenure-track appointment in Accounting at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank beginning September 2018. Primary job responsibilities include excellence in teaching financial and managerial accounting courses at both the introductory and advanced levels and participation in service for the Department and the College. Additionally, ancillary skills in Finance and/or Management are desirable. We are particularly interested in candidates from under-represented backgrounds who can add to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. Primary responsibilities include providing excellence in teaching, advising students, engaging in high quality scholarly research, and participating in service for the Department and the College. The typical teaching load is five courses per academic year. All teaching is at the undergraduate level.

Skidmore College values a strong commitment to teaching excellence in a liberal arts environment, along with an ongoing and productive research program. The interest and ability to develop and teach courses in Skidmore's interdisciplinary First Year Experience program is also highly desirable. A commitment to a liberal arts educational philosophy is desired.

Those from diverse racial, ethnic, and/or cultural backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply, as well as individuals who have experience teaching and mentoring diverse student populations.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Accounting (or ABD with expected completion by the end of 2018), evidence of teaching competence at the undergraduate level, and a promising research program.

Preferred Qualifications:

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Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
List of Three References

Optional Applicant Documents:

Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered for this position, please fill out an online faculty profile and attach the following documents: cover letter, cv and list of three references to include name, title, company, email address and telephone number of three professional references.

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Posting Date: 07-17-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

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