The Department of Accounting & Business Law in the Haile College of Business at Northern Kentucky University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Accounting position. The expected start date for the position can be either January 2023 or August 2023.
The AACSB-accredited Haile College of Business serves almost 3,000 of NKU’s 16,000 students with a full complement of traditional degree programs, plus several nationally recognized centers and specialized programs. We are proud to offer an outstanding comprehensive university environment to faculty who value a well-rounded career path of high-quality student interaction, productive, meaningful research, and rewarding civic engagement. Salary and benefits are AACSB-competitive.
The College offers a BSBA Accounting Degree and a Master of Accountancy Degree which is offered both face-to-face and 100% online.
Located seven miles from downtown Cincinnati in Highland Heights, KY, within an area offering an outstanding quality of life, NKU is a nationally recognized metropolitan university committed to active engagement within the Northern Kentucky/Greater Cincinnati region of over two million people. Additional information may be found on the College website at http://www.nku.edu/cob.
Expectations for the successful candidate include the following: Will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in one or more of the following areas: data analytics, accounting information systems, intermediate/advanced managerial accounting, auditing, and intermediate/advanced financial accounting, both in the classroom and online including daytime and evening class times; will be expected to publish quality peer-reviewed academic research; will participate in engaged service to NKU and the community; and will possess commitment and sensitivity to fostering a working and learning environment which is supportive of individuals from diverse backgrounds with a team of faculty and staff that contributes to the collegiality of the Department, College, and University.
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in Accounting from an AACSB-accredited doctoral program. ABDs with evidence of imminent degree completion will also be considered. This accounting position is not a remote employment position; it requires a physical, on-campus presence at our Highland Heights location for teaching face-to-face courses, as well as for University service assignments.
The first round of interviews for this position will be held at the 2022 American Accounting Association (AAA) annual meeting in San Diego through the AAA’s Career Center.
To apply for this position, visit NKU’s website at https://jobs.nku.edu/postings/11904, and register for the AAA annual meeting Career Center. For an application to be considered complete, the following items must be included: a letter of interest which includes a summary of how the applicant meets the position requirements/expectations, a current curriculum vitae, a research work in progress or a published article, recent original teaching evaluations for the past three years, and contact information along with letters of recommendation from three university/professional references. Direct questions to the search Chair, Dr. Edmund Fenton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law. Also, the candidate’s official transcripts for all college/university degrees completed and in progress will be requested at the time of any offer, and must be sent directly from those institutions to NKU.
Minimum Education ABD Preferred Education Terminal Degree Appropriate to Discipline