Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Murray, Kentucky
Feb 11, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Full time, tenure track position to begin August 15, 2018. The Department of Accounting has nine faculty members and offers both an undergraduate degree in accounting and the MBA/Accounting Concentration. The program graduates 40 to 50 students each year and is widely recognized for its quality. Students typically accept positions in public accounting, industry, or government, and many of the department’s graduates hold executive-level offices within their organizations.

Candidates will be responsible for teaching accounting courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Engagement in research resulting in publications in recognized refereed journals and providing university and regional service are also required.

Qualifications: Doctoral degree in accounting from an AACSB-accredited university with a residence requirement. ABDs with degree completion expected by start of contract period are encouraged to apply.  Capacity for effective classroom teaching, ability to produce quality research and a commitment to service are required. Candidates from all accounting specialties will be considered, but those qualified and interested in teaching accounting information systems, governmental accounting, or financial accounting are especially encouraged to apply.

Preferred: Professional certification and professional experience are desirable.