Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Accounting - 12822BR

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Accounting

Department: 
Business
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

The Accounting Department in the University of Kansas School of Business seeks applicants for multiple faculty positions. The search is open at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Appointment at a particular level will be based on an applicant’s scholarly and teaching record. Research should be focused on publication in the most highly regarded journals. Positions are full-time, academic year, tenure-track or tenured, beginning August 18, 2019.

All areas in the field of accounting will be considered. Candidates with an interest or demonstrated ability in mentoring doctoral students are encouraged to apply. Women and minorities, and candidates who will contribute to the climate of diversity in the School of Business, including a diversity of scholarly approaches, are especially encouraged to apply.

Job Description

40% Teach required and elective courses in the undergraduate, MBA, MACC, and doctoral programs within the area of Accounting. Normal teaching responsibilities are four sections each academic year. Reduced/consolidated teaching opportunities are available at the various ranks.
40% Conduct and publish research on accounting topics in leading academic journals.
20% Engage in school, university, and professional service activities as needed.

Required Qualifications

  1. A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in accounting.
  2. Demonstrated ability or potential to conduct high quality research and publish in top tier journals.
  3. A demonstrated record of effective teaching in area of accounting at the undergraduate and/or graduate level.

Evaluation of these requirements will be made through (1) letter of application describing experience and accomplishments; (2) record of productivity in teaching, research and service as noted in CV; (3) research statement and supplemental materials (e.g., publications); (4) teaching statement and supplemental materials (teaching portfolio, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations); (5) information provided by three professional references.

For appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor:
  1. A Ph.D. or D.B.A. degree in accounting (must be earned by August 18, 2019).
  2. Demonstrated teaching excellence in accounting.
  3. Demonstrated excellent scholarship (or potential for excellent scholarship) as shown through publications and working papers.
For appointment at the rank of Associate Professor:
  1. A Ph.D. in accounting.
  2. Productive record of teaching excellence in accounting.
  3. Demonstrated excellent scholarship as shown through publications that have enabled the candidate to be successfully promoted to an Associate Professor at research-oriented university of a similar or higher research profile as the University of Kansas.
For appointment at the rank of Full Professor:
  1. A Ph.D. in accounting.
  2. Established record of teaching excellence in accounting.
  3. Sustained record of excellent scholarship as shown through publications that have enabled the candidate to be successfully promoted to a Full Professor at research-oriented university of a similar or higher research profile as the University of Kansas.
  4. Demonstrated ability to work with doctoral students.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application requires:
  1. on-line application;
  2. current CV;
  3. cover letter;
  4. research samples;
  5. contact information for three professional references. Letters of recommendation will be requested from selected applicants as the search process moves beyond the initial screening round.
Review of applications begins on October 8, 2018 and continues as needed to collect a pool of qualified applicants. To ensure consideration, apply before the application review date.

Contact Information to Applicants

Amy McCurdy, amccurdy@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with experience

Application Review Begins

08-Oct-2018

Anticipated Start Date

18-Aug-2019

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
12822BR
Department:
Business
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
08-Oct-2018
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