Professor of Accounting
Professor of Accounting
Start Date: August 2021
Carroll University School of Business is seeking a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Business specializing in Accounting. The successful candidate will begin Fall 2021 and will teach courses in primary areas of Audit, Tax and Theory at the undergraduate level, and Managerial Accounting at the graduate level. Prior public accounting, tax accounting and business or industry experience is highly desired with a CPA professional designation. This candidate should have completed or will be completing their DBA or Ph.D. by June 2021. A proven ability to teach both in person and online is strongly preferred.
Candidates should demonstrate a strong potential for excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. ABDs will be considered for tenure-track position, but a doctorate from an AACSB or equivalently accredited program within a specified time frame will be required for continuing employment.
All Carroll University faculty are expected to participate in professional development activities to enhance teaching effectiveness, to maintain currency in the discipline, and to grow as a faculty leader. In addition, this position will be involved in service to the school and university through representation and meaningful participation on committees, student recruitment activities, quality initiatives, assessment activities, and accreditation reviews.
Rank and Salary: This position is full-time (9-month) faculty position. Candidates with a terminal degree will be considered for a tenure track position. Rank is open and is commensurate with prior experience. Candidates who have earned advanced rank at another institution will be considered for comparable appointment. Opportunities for summer teaching and project work are available, but not guaranteed. Salary is AACSB competitive and commensurate with qualifications.
School of Business: Established in July 2017, the School of Business goal is to provide an engaging and experiential business education that produces highly sought-after graduates and successful alumni. School of Business stands for Partnership with Purpose. We strive to be recognized as an innovative and impactful business school with close ties to business and industry highlighted by dynamic partnerships among organizations in the region who benefit from our expertise and intellectual capacities. Those we educate are prepared to be responsible leaders skilled in business and committed to helping improve the communities in which they live. The School of Business is committed to high quality academic programs and educational offerings. Further, our faculty are known to possess leading-edge knowledge combined with a passion to excel at teaching. We are committed to supporting technology-infused, contemporary facilities. We work to be leaders at both traditional and state-of-the-art approaches to delivering business education. Our alumni are advocates, advisors, and benefactors.
The School of Business attracts and supports faculty who are:
- Committed to teaching as a primary focus of their academic careers with a dedication to student learning and success.
- Experienced as teachers, as subject matter experts, and as professionals within their career fields.
- Dedicated to grow professionally, advance as leaders, and contribute to both their professions and communities.
- Engaged in scholarship consistent with the mission of Carroll University and the School of Business seeking AACSB and EFMD accreditations.
- Credentialed at advanced levels by colleges and universities with exemplary reputations.
- Ethical with a strong character serving as the foundation of their professional and personal lives.
- Appreciative and supportive of workplace diversity represented in thought and in people.
- Members of the university community that works collaboratively toward a common purpose supportive of individual professional growth.
- Proud of their affiliation with the university and motivated to
advance its mission.
Carroll University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive university grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness and includes cross-cultural immersion experiences. Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3521 students. The University though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission and ethos.
Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit 1) a letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy via email to email@example.com. Please indicate “Professor of Business - Accounting” in the subject line. Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference.
Carroll University is an Equal-Opportunity Employer