Assistant Professor of Accounting

Dominican University
River Forest, Illinois
Dec 13, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Full-time, Tenure-Track

August 2019


DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY’s Brennan School of Business announces a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Accounting, effective August 2019. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in excellent teaching to a diverse student body in the area of accounting at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, a commitment to the university mission, and the potential to develop and sustain a portfolio of intellectual contributions in the field of accounting. The standard teaching load for this position is three courses per semester.



Required Qualifications:

Candidates should have a PhD in Accounting (or equivalent field) from an AACSB accredited institution. Highly qualified ABD candidates will also be considered.


Preferred Qualifications:

Applicants with teaching and professional experience are preferred. The ideal candidate should have teaching experience with students from diverse backgrounds. Online teaching experience and/or the willingness to teach online or hybrid courses is preferred.  Applicants with an interest in financial/managerial accounting, taxation, audit, and accounting information systems are encouraged to apply.



Applicants must apply online at Please provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of intellectual contributions, and names of three (3) references. Letters may be addressed to Professor Anne Drougas, Chair, Search Committee, Brennan School of Business.


Applicants who progress in the search process will be asked to provide letters of recommendation and official transcripts. Submission instructions will be provided.


Review of applications will begin on January 21, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.


About The Brennan School of Business:

Fully accredited by AACSB-International, the Brennan School of Business enrolls approximately 363 undergraduate business majors, and approximately 145 graduate business students within the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) Programs.


About Dominican University:

Founded in 1901, Dominican University is a comprehensive, coeducational Catholic institution.  Dominican University is a relationship-centered community rooted in a vibrant liberal arts and sciences education, offering rigorous, integrative and innovative undergraduate, graduate and professional programs. It is known for its excellent academic programs, the care and respect with which it mentors its students, its enduring commitment to social justice, and the enriching diversity of its students, faculty and staff. U.S. News & World Report ranks Dominican No. 11 among master's-level universities in the Midwest. Dominican is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). Approximately 46% of the 3,000 currently enrolled students are Latino. Among undergraduates, 50% are Pell-eligible and 48% are the first in their families to attend college. Located on a 37-acre wooded campus in suburban River Forest, Illinois, and just 10 miles west of downtown Chicago, the university provides students and alumnae/i an accessible and welcoming location and superb access to a wealth of career, intellectual and cultural opportunities. In support of its commitment to inclusive excellence through diversity and equity, Dominican University strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. For more information about Dominican University, visit


Dominican University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.



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