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Visiting/Assistant / Associate Professor of Accounting

Flagler College
St. Augustine, Florida

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Professional Fields, Business & Management
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Assistant Professor
Employment Type
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Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Visiting/Assistant / Associate Professor of Accounting

St. Augustine, Florida
Open Date:
Feb 1, 2024

Flagler College is seeking an Visiting/Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting to begin August 2024.  The desired candidate will have strong teaching as well as a record of student mentorship, scholarship, and service.  This is a full-time position with an annual teaching load of 4/4.  Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with rank and experience.  Future promotion in rank is based upon review and evaluation of the successful candidate's teaching, professional development, and service in accordance with Flagler College's guidelines.  We seek a colleague who demonstrates an enthusiasm for teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts environment.  Teaching responsibilities include introductory and upper-level Accounting courses as well as courses in support of other Business program areas.

Minimum Qualifications:  A Master’s Degree in a business related field with a minimum of 18 student credit hours in Accounting.


 Preferred Qualifications:  A PhD in Accounting or ABD with expected completion before August 2024.  Demonstrated experience in the following areas: Federal Income Tax, Accounting Information Systems, Auditing, Cost, Managerial Accounting and/or Financial Accounting.  CPA or CMA Certification, Public Accounting or industry experience.  Evidence of teaching excellence in undergraduate accounting courses.  A demonstrated commitment to student mentorship.  Presentation of an active professional development / scholarly activity agenda with a demonstrated record of interdisciplinary study and work.

Application Instructions:
A complete application will include a letter of application (cover letter), curriculum vita, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial transcripts, examples of syllabi and teaching evaluations, and contact information for three references (include full name, email address, and telephone number).  References will only be contacted for those that are advanced to Finalist status.


All application materials should be submitted through Interfolio at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Flagler College provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic. In addition to federal law requirements, Flagler College complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the College has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Inquiries regarding discrimination on the basis of sex and gender may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the United States Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR), or both. Contact information for the above referenced Title IX Coordinator and OCR, as well as the College’s Sexual Harassment Policy can be found here: .


Working at Flagler College

Flagler College is a small private, independent college located in St. Augustine, Fla. The college offers 33 majors, 39 minors, and a master’s degree in Education of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing.Flagler College has an enrollment of about 2,500 students, as well as an offsite campus in Tallahassee, Fla. U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review regularly feature Flagleras a college that offers quality education at a relatively low cost. A Flagler education is less than half the cost of similar private colleges, and competitive with many state universities. A relatively young institution (founded in 1968), Flagler College is also noted for its historic beauty. The centerpiece of the campus is the former Hotel Ponce de Leon, a National Historic Landmark opened in 1888 by railroad pioneer and Standard Oil co-founder Henry M. Flagler. For more on Flagler College, visit


Flagler College’s Mission

Flagler College offers an exceptional education through a challenging, inclusive, and supportive academic community integrated with the thriving culture and history of this unique place, St. Augustine. We foster intellectual, social, and personal transformation in our students. We prepare them for a diverse world that will always need discerning individuals, responsible citizens, and visionary leaders.

The College is committed to the preservation of the former Hotel Ponce de Leon and other historic structures that grace its campus.


Flagler College Core Values

Transformative Learning

We are committed to educating the whole person. As a community of inquiry, we value freedom of expression and the bond between teacher and student. We embrace a personalized education that is designed to transform lives and instill a passion for lifelong learning.

Respectful and Inclusive Community

We foster a sense of respect and appreciation for the dignity of all individuals. We cultivate an inclusive and diverse community that encourages civil and productive dialogue across differences.

Citizenship with Integrity

We believe that ethical citizenship should be exemplified on campus and in the community. We set high expectations for honesty, integrity, and individual responsibility.  We are deeply committed to building a community of trust.

Thoughtful Stewardship

We are dedicated to stewardship: to the care of each other, to the preservation of our historical buildings and natural resources, to the responsible management of our financial resources and gifts, and to the celebration of the remarkable heritage of St. Augustine with its vibrant cultures and history.


Flagler College is committed to diversity, inclusion and pursuit of a higher education with adherence to high ethical standards. It is the policy of Flagler College not to discriminate in admission, treatment, or access to, or employment in, its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic.

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