Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor

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Posting Information

Position Title Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor Job Posting Number 20190006FAC Job Location San Marcos Department Department of Accounting Position Description

This position requires teaching upper division undergraduate and graduate accounting courses, conducting research leading to quality peer-reviewed publications, and providing service to students, the department, the profession, and the university.

Required Qualifications

Qualified candidates for the assistant professor position must have (or anticipate receiving by August 2019) a Ph.D. in accounting, D.B.A. with a major in accounting, J.D. with an L.L.M. in tax or a masters in accounting, or a related terminal degree from an accredited university. The successful candidate must posses qualifications required of Scholarly Academics (SA) under AACSB and Texas State standards (available at

Appointment at the associate professor rank requires demonstrated excellence in teaching and service accomplishments and an established research record.

In addition to the requirements for associate professor, appointment at the professor rank requires extensive and sustained record of quality research as well as an outstanding record of service, leadership, and willingness to mentor junior faculty.

All areas of accounting will be considered. Candidates must be able to teach two subject areas at both the upper division and graduate level.

The successful applicant will receive the appropriate rank and title based on university and department established standards.

Preferred Qualifications

Certification and/or professional work experience in at least one teaching area. Although all areas of teaching will be considered, applicants with a demonstrated ability to teach managerial/cost, auditing, accounting information systems, or tax are preferred.

Application Procedures

Only applications submitted through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered, The confidential review of credentials will continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration, please submit the following before August 31, 2018: a letter of intent addressing required and preferred qualifications, current curriculum vita and three references. Prior to a campus visit, candidates must provide college transcript(s), evidence of teaching quality/evaluations, and three letters of recommendation.

Note that as part of our application process, we are requesting 3 letters of reference. Please provide the names and email addresses for your references in the Reference Letter section of the employment application. Upon submission of your application, an automated email will be generated and sent to your references with instructions on how to attach the reference letter to your application through a confidential online portal.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree granting Universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2019 Open Date Review Date 08/31/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled? Yes Legal Notices

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Evidence of Teaching Experience/Evaluations
  3. Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
  4. Samples of Scholarly Work/Research
  5. DD 214/DD1300
  6. Veteran's Preference




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Posted: 12/29/2018
Application Due: 8/26/2019
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