Assistant Professor

  • Southern Illinois University Carbondale, School of Accountancy
  • 1025 Lincoln Drive, Carbondale, IL, USA
  • Aug 23, 2019
Full time   BUS: Accounting/Economics/Finance

Job Description

Assistant Professor
School of Accountancy
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

The School of Accountancy at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking qualified applicants for one tenure track assistant position beginning August 16, 2020.

General Information: The Southern Illinois University Carbondale College of Business and School of Accountancy are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB, visit the website at http://www.aacsb.edu) at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We have approximately 1,000 undergraduate and 200 graduate students. We offer Bachelor of Science undergraduate academic degree programs in our departments of Management, Finance, Marketing and our School of Accountancy. We offer graduate academic degrees in Master of Business Administration, Master of Accountancy, and a Ph.D. in Business Administration. Please visit our website at http://www.business.siu.edu. The University is located in Carbondale, Illinois approximately one hundred miles southeast of St. Louis, Missouri. The University has an average enrollment of approximately 14,000 students.

Qualifications: All areas of research and teaching interest will be considered, but preference will be given to individuals with expertise in Financial Accounting. Candidates must hold an earned doctorate in accounting or a related field from an AACSB-accredited institution at the effective date of appointment, and applicants must provide evidence of a strong commitment to scholarly research and quality teaching. If all requirements for the Ph.D. have not been completed by August 15, 2020, one-year term appointment at the rank of Assistant Lecturer at a lower salary, will be offered. Professional certification is preferred.

Description of Duties:

  • Research - Maintain an active program of research publishable in leading academic journals.
  • Teaching - Includes undergraduate and/or graduate teaching responsibility in individual's specialization. Typical teaching load for research-active faculty is six hours (2 courses) per semester.
  • Service - Participate in Department, College and University and professional or community service as a representative of the School of Accountancy.

 

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Qualifications: All areas of research and teaching interest will be considered, but preference will be given to individuals with expertise in Financial Accounting. Candidates must hold an earned doctorate in accounting or a related field from an AACSB-accredited institution at the effective date of appointment, and applicants must provide evidence of a strong commitment to scholarly research and quality teaching. If all requirements for the Ph.D. have not been completed by August 15, 2020, one-year term appointment at the rank of Assistant Lecturer at a lower salary, will be offered. Professional certification is preferred.

Application Details

Effective Start Date: August 16, 2020.

Application Deadline: September 15, 2019, or until the position is filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants must submit a letter of application; curriculum vita; evidence of university-level teaching experience (if any); evidence of a strong commitment to scholarly research; and complete contact information for three references to

acctsearch@siu.edu (electronic submission preferred)

or

Chair, Tenure-Track Faculty Search Committee
School of Accountancy COB-182
College of Business
Southern Illinois University Carbondale 
1025 Lincoln Drive, Mail code 4631 
Carbondale, IL 62901

Telephone: (618) 453-2289
Fax: (618) 453-1411

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Application Deadline

September 15, 2019, or until position is filled