Assistant/Associate Professor - Business Law

Wilmington, North Carolina
Mar 01, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor--Business Law
Department: Accountancy - 31241
Vacancy Number: 16F-176
Position Number: 485
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Brief Summary of Work for this Position:
The Department of Accountancy and Business Law has an opening for a tenure track assistant or associate professor of business law. We expect the successful candidate to begin in August 2018

Minimum Requirements:
Juris Doctorate degree required. Candidates must be (1) capable of excellent teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, (2) committed to a program of research and publication that maintains scholarly currency and classification as an AACSB scholarly academic (SA), and (3) a full participant in departmental activities, including academic advising of undergraduate students, committee assignments, and other service as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:
Professional licensure to practice law.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The Accountancy and Business Law Department supports the Bachelor of Science with a concentration in Accounting, the Master of Science in Accountancy, and the Master of Business Administration programs. The Department also offers courses in the Cameron School core curriculum, including financial and managerial accounting and business law.

College/School Information:
The business world is transforming itself from the industrial age into the information age. Business education at the Cameron School of Business is focused on the technical, analytical and interpersonal skills students will need to lead this fundamental change in the business world through the 21st century.
The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs.

University Information:
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,500 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Position Type: Permanent
Job Posting Date: 02/27/2018
Priority Consideration Date: 03/27/2018
Priority Consideration Information: Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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