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Adjunct Faculty, School of Accountancy

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Adjunct Faculty, School of Accountancy

The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Faculty, School of Accountancy.

Position Details LocationHattiesburg

118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
United States DivisionSchool of Accountancy Position TypeFaculty Employment StatusPart Time Grant FundedNo Posting Close DateIndefinitely

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications for Adjunct Faculty to teach all areas of accounting are currently being accepted and will be reviewed as needed. Applicants should indicate in their cover letter which campus or teaching sites (Hattiesburg and/or Long Beach) they are willing to accept in these interim assignments.

Job Summary
Adjunct faculty members provide face-to-face, hybrid, and online course instruction including all aspects of course administration as an instructor of record.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Adhere to class schedules as posted.
  2. Communicate course requirements to students.
  3. Teach face-to-face, hybrid, and online classes as needed.
  4. Be available to assigned students for support and course advising including exams, required remediation, and summative evaluations.
  5. Be collaborative with other CBE faculty as well as the Director to plan, implement, and evaluate each course offering taught to maintain quality and effectiveness.
  6. Follow the policies and procedures of the CBE and the University of Southern Mississippi.
  7. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications Master degree in a related field with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in accounting. Should be AACSB qualified fo being an instructor of record.

Preferred Qualifications Doctorate degree in accounting from an AACSB accredited program; professional experience in accounting; evidence of scholarly research, certification, and experience in teaching hybrid/flipped/online classes are preferred.

About The University of Southern Mississippi
Founded in 1910, The University of Southern Mississippi is a comprehensive doctoral and research-driven university with a proud history and an eye on the future. A dual-campus university, Southern Miss serves students on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, in addition to five teaching and research sites in Mississippi and through Online at Southern Miss. Since 2006, our students have collected three Truman Scholarships and 18 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. USM students also lead Mississippi with 21 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Our Drapeau Center for Undergraduate Research affords our students meaningful research opportunities, and as a proven leader in innovation, we conduct transformative research that translates into real-world solutions. As one of only 36 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music, we are a haven for creativity and artistic expression. In the classroom or lab, on the playing field, or in the performance hall, we strive to have a positive impact not only on our students, but also the world around us. Further information is found at www.usm.edu.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.




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Posted: 5/4/2019
Application Due: 9/4/2019
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