Asst Professor

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University of Colorado - Business School

Assistant Professor of Accounting

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.


The University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver) Business School seeks an Assistant Professor with teaching and research interests in any area of accounting. CU Denver has the largest fully AACSB-accredited graduate business school in the Rocky Mountain region. The Accounting Program at CU Denver is separately accredited by AACSB and offers an undergraduate accounting specialization, a Master of Science in Accounting, and a Master of Science in Taxation. CU Denver, one of four University of Colorado campuses, is located in the heart of Denver's commercial, cultural and recreational district. CU Denver attracts a diverse population, many of whom work while attending school and have significant industry experience. Appointment to begin Fall 2019, or as negotiated, and is dependent on funding availability.

Job Responsibilities:

This position includes research (40%), teaching (40%), and service (20%) responsibilities. We seek scholars who can produce high-quality research that can be published in top-tier journals. Teaching loads are commensurate with research oriented faculty and consists of 4 semester courses (3 hours each) per academic year at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. Faculty who are good corporate citizens and who will contribute to serve needs of the school and accounting area are valued. This position is a full-time tenure-track appointment.

The University of Colorado Denver is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. CU Denver's location in downtown Denver attracts a diverse population, many of whom are non-traditional students. This diversity is enriched by our commitment to a philosophy of inclusion, embedded in all aspects of campus life from its community members, curriculum, research and community service, allowing for the creation of a learning environment that welcomes, embraces, sustains and celebrates the unique and shared experiences of faculty, staff and students. The Downtown Denver Campus serves approximately 23,000 students, whose average age is 30, over 85% work, and over 44% are graduate students. The Downtown Denver Campus offers 36 undergraduate degrees and 44 master's degrees through the Colleges of Architecture and Planning, Arts and Media, Engineering, and Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Schools of Business, Education and Human Development, and Public Affairs, and offers the Ph.D. in Computer science and Information systems among others.

AAA Annual Meeting:

Several of the recruiting committee members will attend the 2018 AAA Annual Meeting in Washington, DC in order to conduct initial meetings with interested candidates.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Required Qualifications:

Candidate must have a PhD, or an anticipated PhD completion date prior to the beginning of the appointment, from an AACSB accredited (or equivalent) university. We seek scholars who demonstrate potential to produce research of excellent quality that can be published in top tier journals.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates with research and/or teaching interests in accounting information systems, auditing, financial accounting or management accounting.

Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications are accepted electronically at Position Asst Professor 13971 Review of applications will begin in July 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Application Materials Instructions:Applicants will not be reviewed until their files are complete. A complete application will consist of: 1) A letter of application that specifically addresses the required qualifications and outlines qualifications possessed beyond those required. 2) A summary of past teaching evaluations (if relevant). 3) A current CV/resume 4) The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references. 5) Up to three letters of recommendation. Submitted later upon request. Questions should be directed to [email protected], Director of Accounting.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Denver

Department: D0001 -- Denver Campus - 30055 - Business School

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jun 21, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Mary Malina

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00747397





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Posted: 12/19/2018
Application Due: 2/17/2019
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