Senior Lecturer

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Senior Lecturer


Terry College Tull School of Accounting

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

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Benefits Eligible


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Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, submit your cover letter, a full vita, and contact information for three references (including email address) as PDF documents to The cover letter should reference prior teaching experience and related course evaluations. The department will reach out to your references at the appropriate time in the process. Applications received by March 22, 2021 will receive full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position has been filled. No additional materials will be considered. Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Questions can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Erin Towery, [email protected]

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EEO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

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Senior Lecturer



Faculty Rank:

Senior Lecturer

Contract Type:

Academic (9 mo.)

Tenure Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications:

Terminal degree appropriate for the discipline.

Position Summary:

The J. M. Tull School of Accounting in the Terry College of Business at The University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track faculty position at the senior lecturer level, beginning Fall 2021.

Additional Requirements:

Master’s degree and an active certified public accountant (CPA) license (e.g., CPA, CMA, CIA, CISA), or a Ph.D. in accounting. Candidates with a Master’s degree must document exceptional accomplishments in accounting and must be approved for a terminal degree exception before hire.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification:

Qualified candidates should have at least 10 years of experience teaching accounting at the college/university level, service on school and college-level committees, evidence of a significant past professional background.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

Candidate should have a demonstrated ability to teach masters level tax courses including the following specific topics: (1) Partnerships, (2) International Taxation, (3) State and Local Taxation, and (4) the Taxation of Corporations and other Entities as well as other undergraduate and graduate accounting courses.

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Credit and P-Card policy:

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.




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Posted: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 5/19/2021
Work Type: Full Time