Tenure-Track Faculty (Assistant/Associate/Full) in Accounting

New Jersey, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 13, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Tenure-Track Faculty (Assistant/Associate/Full) in Accounting for AY 2021-2022

The Martin Tuchman School of Management at New Jersey Institute of Technology invites applications for a faculty position in accounting beginning in the 2021-2022 Academic Year. All professorship ranks will be considered commensurate with qualifications and accomplishments of the applicant (all ranks will proceed with the tenure process). Candidates must have earned their Ph.D. In accounting or closely associated academic area, preferably from an AACSB accredited school. We value a strong interest in audit & taxation and accounting innovation. Successful candidates must demonstrate a record of scholarly accomplishment and a commitment to contributing original research into leading peer-reviewed publications. In addition, the applicant should have the ability to teach the full array of accounting and related courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, the candidate may be teaching at the Jersey City location and evenings and weekends. The successful candidate will also demonstrate their ability to be involved in our Accounting program beyond teaching and research, including as an advisor for Beta Gamma Sigma, outreach to accounting firms, organizing student competitions, curriculum improvement, and advising students on CPA requirements. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. The individual must have completed the Ph.D. at time of appointment in September 2021. 

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The Martin Tuchman School of Management is accredited by the AACSB and offers an undergraduate program in business with concentrations in various business and management disciplines and a full range of graduate programs, including MS in Management, MBA, Executive MBA, and PhD in Business Data Science.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: NJIT is a comprehensive public research university and the State of New Jersey’s Science and Technology University located in Newark, New Jersey and in close proximity to New York City. Today NJIT has a research budget of over $150 million, enrolls about 11,500 students, and grants approximately 2,200 degrees annually from baccalaureate to Ph.D. Five of its colleges and schools hire full-time faculty and grant degrees: Ying Wu College of Computing, College of Science and Liberal Arts, Newark College of Engineering, Hillier College of Architecture and Design, and Martin Tuchman School of Management. The sixth college, the Albert Dorman Honors College, utilizes faculty from the degree granting schools and colleges to teach and mentor honors students, as well as participate in setting the direction for academic initiatives. NJIT offers a total of 129-degree programs: 50 undergraduate, 59 masters, and 20 doctoral programs, including the new Ph.D. in Business Data Science in the Tuchman School. The university employs approximately 436 full-time faculty, including tenure/tenure-track, university lecturers, and research professors.

The following highlights some of the major rankings and honors awarded to NJIT over the past year.

  • MTSM is ranked #41 in the nation by Princeton Review in entrepreneurship undergraduate program
  • Top one percent for ROI among U.S. public universities
  • One of the top ten U.S. public universities in faculty scholarly productivity Named a top national university by U.S. News & World Report
  • A Princeton Review Best College and Best Business School: Martin Tuchman School of Management
  • Ranked 1st among N.J. public universities for graduates’ earnings by U.S. Department of Education
  • Ranked 1st nationally for student upward economic mobility by the New York Times

Applications must be submitted online: https://njit.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=2529

Include curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interests, and list of three references. Please direct any questions to Dr. Melodi Guilbault, Search Committee Chair, at guilbaul@njit.edu. The application deadline is November 20, 2020. Applications will continue to be reviewed after this date until the position is filled. 

Diversity is a core value of NJIT and we are committed to make diversity, equity and inclusion, part of everything we do. We celebrate the diversity of our university community and recognize the cultural and personal differences. We strive to cultivate an inclusive campus culture that promotes excellence among our faculty, staff and students.   Building a robust and diverse community is critical to NJIT’s continuing status as a premier institution of higher education and a leading polytechnic university.

As an EEO employer, NJIT is committed to building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, gender, disability, religion or veteran status.