Associate Professor - Accounting
Requisition Title: Associate Professor - Accounting - 1701642
The Department of Management, University of Toronto Scarborough, invites applications for a full-time, tenure stream appointment in Accounting. The appointment will be at the rank of Associate Professor and will commence on July 1, 2018.
Applicants must have a Ph.D in Accounting. We are interested in individuals with research interests in accounting, with specific attention to candidates who focus on behavioural and/or managerial and financial accounting. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in research, and an established and sustained record of scholarly accomplishments. Evidence of excellence in research will be demonstrated by sustained contributions and publications in top ranked and field relevant academic journals, presentations at significant conferences, a research statement, and strong endorsements by referees of high international standing. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct innovative research at the highest international level and establish an outstanding, externally funded research program. Candidates also must have excellence in teaching, which will be demonstrated through teaching accomplishments, letters of reference and the teaching dossier submitted as part of the application. Applicants must have teaching interests in the area of Accounting.
Responsibilities include advancing the Accounting area's research agenda and teaching undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Toronto Scarborough. The successful candidate must be willing to take a leadership role in support of the launch of a new professional master program in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) and to support the development and launch of a research-based master program in behavioural management.
The Department of Management at the University of Toronto Scarborough is highly research oriented and seeks to attract the best candidates. The successful candidate will be a member of the tri-campus Graduate Department of Management at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and will be expected to participate in its graduate programs. Additional information on the Department of Management at the University of Toronto Scarborough can be found at http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~mgmt/ and on the Rotman School of Management at http://www.rotman.utoronto.ca
Compensation will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online by clicking on the link below. Please ensure that you include a letter of application with a current curriculum vitae, job market paper, copies of publications/manuscripts, a research statement and a teaching dossier that includes a teaching statement highlighting evidence of excellence in teaching, along with three reference letters, on company letterhead and signed, submitted directly by the referee.
Questions about this position may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org. All application materials must be submitted online.
Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Three letters of references on company letterhead and signed must be submitted electronically by your referees to
The deadline for applications is October 25, 2017.
The University of Toronto is Canada's largest university and has an international research reputation. The Department of Management operates a leading undergraduate business program out of state-of-the-art facilities on the Scarborough campus. We attract outstanding students and place them with the leading accounting and financial firms across the world. In addition, the Department is poised to offer two new professional and research-based master's programs launching in the next two years. Toronto is the world's most diverse city that is both highly cosmopolitan and safe. Toronto boasts an excellent quality of life.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see http://uoft.me/UP.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority
Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Scarborough
Department: UTSC: Management
Job Posting: Sep 20, 2017
Job Closing: October 25, 2017, 11:59pm EST