Assistant Professor of Accounting

Employer
Birmingham Southern College
Location
Alabama, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Oct 14, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) seeks candidates for a full-time tenure-track assistant professor of Accounting beginning fall 2021.  The College seeks an exceptional candidate committed to its philosophy of liberal education regardless of fields of specialization in Accounting.  Candidates should hold a doctorate in Accounting or expect to complete their degree by August, 2021. The college seeks an individual who will provide innovative and energetic teaching and who has a publication record in peer-reviewed journals. The successful candidate must be committed to excellence in teaching, ongoing research which can involve undergraduates, continued development of the accounting major, contributions to interdisciplinary programs, supporting the Business Administration major, and participation in the general education curriculum.  Teaching responsibilities will include three classes per term and an intensive course during January.  BSC is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

 Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) is a selective residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1300 undergraduate students.  Affiliated with the United Methodist Church, BSC is included in Pope’s Colleges that Change Lives and is a sheltering institution for Phi Beta Kappa.  The College’s curriculum is based on close faculty-student interaction in teaching, advising, and research.  For more on the College’s faculty, students, educational mission, and national reputation, visit www.bsc.edu.

 Birmingham-Southern College is located just minutes from downtown Birmingham, the largest city in Alabama.  Birmingham is leading hub for banking and medical research and is a vibrant center for arts, entertainment, commerce, and recreational activities.  There are six higher education institutions within a short commute, a symphony, a ballet, the largest art museum in the Southeast, and annual art, music, and film festivals.

 Qualified applicants should submit a single PDF file with a letter of application describing areas of interest and expertise and teaching experience, curriculum vitae, summary of teaching evaluations, copies of graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information for three references by email to business@bsc.edu.  Applications must be submitted electronically.

 Application review begins immediately and continues until the position is successfully filled.

 BSC complies with the Alabama Child Protection Act and E-Verify.  EOE.