Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting
Posting Number F331P
Quick Link for Posting http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/21525
Working Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting
About the University
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 27,100 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country's finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation's best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.
About the College/Department
The Walton College and Accounting Department are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). The Department has offers degrees at the Undergraduate, Masters, and Doctoral levels.
Department Home Page http://walton.uark.edu/
Job Type Faculty
Appointment Percent 100
Salary Commensurate to education and experience
Campus, Office Location Fayetteville Campus - Walton College of Business
Summary of Job Duties
This position is a non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor to teach in the accounting department. The Clinical Assistant Professor is expected to teach two sections of two different courses each semester (a 4/4 teaching load) to begin Fall Semester 2018, with a mix of face-to-face and online courses, as needed.
Please ensure that all relevant application materials include details addressing the minimum qualifications. Applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications will be disqualified from consideration.
- A doctoral degree or terminal degree from a closely related field in order to maintain AACSB faculty qualification requirements must be conferred by the start of employment
- Strong teaching skills and ability to make intellectual contributions to practice is expected, including an ability to publish in peer-reviewed accounting or related field journals
- Experience and/or an interest in both face-to-face and online course delivery
- Experience and willingness to work with student organizations or programs
- Ability to teach large course formats
- Strong teaching as evidenced by competitive teaching awards
Physical activities associated with this position
The following physical activities are associated with the position and will be performed with or without an accommodation. All individuals are encouraged to apply.
- Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding
- Repetitive motion
The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and/or visual inspection at distances close to the eyes. The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenters or technicians. The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (i.e., custodial, general laborer, etc.) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard, etc).
Benefits Eligible Yes
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Pre-employment Screening Requirements
Posting Detail Information
Future Open Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Anticipated Start Date
Recruitment Contact Information
Candidates interested in the position should contact Dr. Charles Leflar at [email protected] for more information about the search or with questions about the requested materials.
All application materials must be uploaded to the U of A's employment system at jobs.uark.edu. Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.
Special Instructions Summary
Official applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, letter of application, contact information for three references, and evidence of teaching and scholarly abilities ("Other Document" in the upload section).
Members of the search committee will be available at the AAA Annual Meeting to meet with potential applicants.
Hiring Location 222 Administration Building Fayetteville, AR 72701.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Internal Posting No
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you hold an advanced degree or professional certification in a relevant field such as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Documents Needed to Apply
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document
- List of three Professional References (name, title, email address and contact number)
- Proof of Veterans Status