Chair, Accounting, Management Information Systems, and Legal Studies Department

Texas, United States
Competitive Salary
Jul 20, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Overview:


The Dillard College of Business Administration (AACSB accredited) at Midwestern State University (MSU Texas) invites applications for the position of Chair, Accounting, Management Information Systems, and Legal Studies Department beginning Fall 2022.  The department’s 11 full-time faculty members teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.  Duties of the chair include overseeing and developing faculty, curriculum development and scheduling, and resolving student issues.  This is a 9-month, tenure-track position normally filled by an associate or “full” professor. The successful candidate will teach a standard load of 2-2 with possible summer teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Face-to-face and online teaching are both expected. In addition to the administrative and teaching duties, the successful candidate will engage in scholarly activities leading to the maintenance of faculty qualifications in accordance with the Dillard College of Business Administration’s faculty qualifications policy. Salary is competitive.



  • A Ph.D. in Accounting or related discipline awarded by an AACSB-accredited university.
  • Track record of excellence in teaching (including online) a broad array of basic and advanced accounting courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. A background in petroleum accounting is desired but not required.
  • Demonstrated research and other intellectual contributions consistent with AACSB standards.


This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check. To apply, please send electronically a letter of application, current vitae, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and list of three professional references to: Lin Wang, Department of Accounting, MIS and Legal Studies, Dillard College of Business Administration, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft, Wichita Falls, TX 76308. EEO/ADAAA compliance employer. E-Mail:


Institution Overview:


The Dillard College of Business Administration at MSU Texas offers AACSB-accredited undergraduate and graduate programs to approximately 900 students. Its thirty faculty members work closely and collaboratively to produce graduates ready to succeed professionally and also to provide specialized services to the region.  The college enjoys an excellent student-faculty ratio. Our small classes are designed to provide a small college environment at an affordable state university price. Faculty know their students and provide them with the personal attention that is made possible through smaller classes. MSU Texas, with an enrollment of about 6,000 students, is one of 36 public institutions of higher education in Texas. It is the only Texas university that is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC).

MSU Texas is located in Wichita Falls, Texas which has an area population of 150,000 and lies approximately 120 miles northwest of the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. This convenient location, combined with our vibrant university, a local U.S. Air Force base, a downtown renaissance, and a low cost of living makes it an attractive place to live, work and play.

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