Open Rank - Professor of Commerce (Accounting)

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Working Title: Open Rank - Professor of Commerce (Accounting)

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 09-22-2014

Posting Summary:
The Accounting Area at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia is seeking applications for one or more full-time tenure track positions beginning August 2015. The position(s) is/are open to all ranks.

Candidates must have a Ph.D., and an established record of strong research, teaching, and service commensurate with rank. The strongest candidates will have expertise in contemporary research practices and topics, demonstrated excellence in teaching accounting-related topics at the undergraduate levels, possess practical business experience, and the potential to make significant internal service contributions. Particular consideration will be given to scholars whose research has potential synergies with current McIntire faculty.

Currently, the McIntire School of Commerce ( awards a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, a Master of Science in the Management of Information Technology, a Master of Science in Accounting, and Master of Science in Commerce. McIntire is recognized for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate business education and scholarship. In the 2013 annual ranking of undergraduate business programs, Business Week magazine ranked the McIntire School of Commerce second in the nation; the only school to be ranked amongst the top two every year since the list's inception.

McIntire serves over 650 undergraduates and 300 graduate students. Undergraduate students enter the McIntire School in their third year at the University and concentrate in at least one of six fields: accounting, finance, information technology, international business, management and/or marketing. The major professional services firms (e.g., accounting, consulting, IT services, and investment banks) and Fortune 500 corporations actively recruit McIntire graduates. McIntire is located in a 156,000 square foot academic complex on the Lawn in the heart of UVA's historic Central Grounds, designed by Thomas Jefferson. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is consistently rated highly as a desirable location to live.

McIntire faculty members have received numerous regional and national awards for their research. They also serve as members of editorial review boards and as editors of leading journals in their fields. Accounting Area scholars include: Ann Backof, Jane Thayer, Eric Negengard, Monica Banyi, Adam Koch, Craig Lefanowicz, Jennifer Winchel, Roger Martin, Susan Porter, Andrea Roberts, and Susan Perry Williams

To apply, go to, search for posting number 0615067 and then complete a Candidate Profile on-line and attach a CV and a cover letter.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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