Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Department of Accountancy

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Assistant, Associate, Full Professor
Department of Accountancy - Gies College of Business
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Accountancy at Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. We serve the state, the nation, and the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and addressing critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge. We are interested in candidates who will bring excellence to campus via outstanding research, teaching, and service.

Tenure track faculty conduct leading-edge accounting research, deliver an engaging classroom experience, and provide support and leadership within the department and accounting academic community.


• Teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels
• Tenure-track faculty are expected to conduct research in Accountancy
• Senior faculty are expected to provide leadership in the department, the university and in the Accountancy discipline.


• Candidates at advanced ranks must possess a PhD degree; candidates for assistant professor must possess or be near completion of a PhD degree.
• Candidates must have strong research as well as demonstrated teaching effectiveness and leadership potential commensurate with position sought.

SALARY: Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

PROPOSED STARTING DATE: June 16, 2019, July 16, 2019 or August 16, 2019.


For full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload your required documents, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, working papers, course evaluations and the names and email addresses or phone numbers of three professional references. Professional references will be contacted once the recruiting committee has requested them. Tenure track applications should be submitted by January 15, 2019. Applications received by November 6, 2018, will be given first consideration. Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position. In your cover letter, please state which rank you are applying for. Please check for official announcement and application procedures.

For further information regarding application procedures, you may contact: (Lynn Rubarts, 217-244-5464 and/or [email protected]).

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit:Gies College of Business Category:1-Faculty Title:Gies College of Business: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Department of Accountancy Open Date:06/01/2018 Close Date:04/30/2019 Organization Name:Accountancy




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Posted: 1/4/2019
Application Due: 2/21/2019
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