Assistant/Associate or Full Professor of Accounting

Location
Austin
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Assistant/Associate or Full Professor of Accounting
St. Edward's University
The Bill Munday School of Business
Austin TX


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The Bill Munday School of Business at St. Edward's University invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position in Accounting to begin in Fall 2018. The position on the faculty of The Bill Munday School of Business will be filled at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will take a lead role in developing and teaching a variety of courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It is preferred that the teaching areas of interest be two from among the following: cost/managerial, taxation, financial, government/not-for-profit accounting, or auditing. St. Edward's embraces excellence through diversity, and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.

Responsibilities
• St. Edward's University is regarded as a teaching institution and emphasizes teaching as central to the mission. The teaching load is a 4-4 (total of 8 courses per academic year) with teaching reassignment for research and scholarship. Courses may be delivered face-to-face or in hybrid format.
• Advise undergraduate students.
• Interact with local, regional, national, and international business, nonprofit, government, and community representatives to develop applied service learning projects and study opportunities for students.
• Develop new courses and curriculum as needed
• Identify the need for and implement revisions to existing courses to assure current content.
• Participate in assessment of student performance in the discipline.
• Maintain commitment to social responsibility in the classroom setting in accordance with the University's mission.
• Maintain an active program of scholarship and research leading to presentations and publications in accordance within MSB parameters.
• Meet School and University service requirements through active participation on committees, initiatives, and in leadership roles on campus, in professional & academic organizations, and within the central Texas community.
• Fulfill other required faculty responsibilities as outlined in the St. Edward's University Faculty Manual.
• Successful completion of a criminal and/or employment background check required.

Qualifications:
As the school pursues AACSB accreditation, applicants must have the following credentials:
• Ph.D. or D.B.A. with specialization in Accounting from an AACSB-accredited business program. Tenure-track status requires a degree completed by August 2018.
• A demonstrated record or strong potential for scholarship in peer reviewed publications.
• Basic understanding of AACSB 2013 standards and practices.
• Evidence of excellent teaching experience or potential.
• Excellent written and spoken English communication skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Experience with and commitment to working with a diverse population.
• Preferred:
• Prior teaching experience and business industry experience.
• Interest in our university's global initiatives.
• Demonstrated experience or commitment to university, professional, and community service.
• Demonstrated knowledge of current topics, challenges, and changes in the accounting profession.
• Demonstrated commitment to the importance of the CPA and other professional credentials for graduates

About The Bill Munday School of Business
The Bill Munday School of Business delivers an experiential, values-based education anchored in the liberal arts and the Holy Cross traditions of learning and service. The Bill Munday School of Business offers several undergraduate and graduate degrees, including Master of Business Administration, Master of Accounting, and Master of Science in Leadership and Change.

Over 1,200 students are enrolled in the undergraduate and graduate business programs offered by The Bill Munday School of Business. The school educates students to excel professionally in the dynamic 21st century business environment by emphasizing creative thinking, critical analysis, global collaboration, lifelong learning, adaptation to change, and ethical behavior. The school promotes relationships on our campus with our global partners and across the rich business ecosystem of Austin, focusing on technology, creativity, social enterprise and emerging trends.

About St. Edward's University
Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of the Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a dynamic Catholic, liberal arts university where teaching, learning, leadership and service come together to contribute to a better world. Recognized as one of the best small, liberal arts universities in the country, St. Edward's is consistently ranked in the top tier of "America's Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report. With 21 international campus partners in 16 countries across the globe, St. Edward's provides students with opportunities to learn business from a global perspective. Employees of St. Edward's enjoy a full array of benefits including medical and retirement plans, fitness facilities and tuition remission.

About Austin, Texas
St. Edward's is in the heart of the thriving, entrepreneurial and cosmopolitan city of Austin, Texas. St. Edward's students live, learn and grow in a city that provides a wealth of resources and opportunities. One of the world's great technology centers, Austin, sometimes referred to as "Silicon Hills," is home to technology heavyweights like Dell, National Instruments and Silicon Labs. Google, Apple, Facebook, Samsung, IBM, Oracle, NXP, Advanced Micro Devices, Cisco, Cirrus Logic, and 3M are among the many other technology companies with significant operations in Austin. Austin is home to 17 companies on the Inc. 5000 list and boasts 1.7 times the national average of startups. In addition, the Austin Technology Council predicts that 9,000 new tech jobs will be created by 2017, which led to the city ranking second on the Forbes list of Best U.S. Cities for Future Job Growth.

The city also hosts the annual SXSW Interactive festival and is an entertainment mecca. With more than 200 live music venues the city is "the live music capital of the world" and hosts the popular Austin City Limits live music program and the SXSW Music and Film festivals. The city regularly appears in lists of America's smartest, coolest, greenest and most livable cities. Forbes recently identified Austin as the U.S. city most likely to grow and prosper during the next decade. Known for its welcoming, tolerant and casual atmosphere, Austin has been recognized by Parents & Colleges as the country's top college town.

How To Apply
Interested applicants should submit an online application at https://stedwards.applicantpro.com/jobs/655429.html


Please attach a resume and cover letter to the application. In your cover letter, please discuss how your record of teaching, service and research demonstrates your commitment to diversity and inclusion as emphasized in the mission of St. Edward's University. The cover letter should also address your experiences or interest in global initiatives. Applicants who have not yet had the opportunity for such experience should note how their work will further the mission of St. Edward's University and our commitment to diversity and global initiatives.

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

St. Edward's University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and hires only U.S. citizens and individuals authorized to work in the United States. St. Edward's University encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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