Assistant Professor of Accounting

  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • Boulder, CO, USA
  • Oct 20, 2020
Full time   BUS: Accounting/Economics/Finance

Job Description


The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado, Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor faculty appointment in Accounting with a start date of August 2021.

Job duties for the position include research, teaching, and service to the university and profession. The research interests of our faculty are mainly in the area of archival empirical research in accounting. Compensation and support for research activities are competitive.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

What We Require

Candidates must hold a PhD or equivalent in accounting or a related field or be close to completion of a PhD. 

What We Would Like You To Have

Successful candidates will demonstrate strong potential in conducting scholarly research, in teaching ability, and in effective interaction with faculty colleagues, students, staff, and external constituents.

Application Details

To apply, please submit the following materials:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Current Curriculum vitae
  3. Sample publications or working papers
  4. Statement of your vision, experience, and future plans to promote a diverse, equitable, and inclusive academic culture. We recognize that faculty play many roles, including promoting excellence in teaching, research, mentoring, and service to the university and the profession. Your statement may touch upon all or a subset of these roles. (about one page).

During the application process you will need to enter contact information for three references and we will request letters of recommendation and additional materials, if needed, as the search progresses.

Review of applications is ongoing: applications received by November 15, 2020 will be given full consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.


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