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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Florida Southern College
Lakeland, Florida
Commensurate with Experience
Posted Date
May 5, 2023

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The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College invites applications for a full-time, tenure track, accounting faculty member to start in August 2023, with a primary teaching area in financial accounting. The candidate should possess a Ph.D. in Accounting and is expected to teach graduate and upper-division financial accounting as well as foundations of financial and managerial accounting. A secondary teaching area in an upper-level subject is desirable as well as experience teaching at the graduate level. Some classes may be held during evenings, summers, weekends, or online. The normal teaching load is three (3) four-hour courses per semester. Faculty members are expected to be actively engaged with students outside of the classroom. Interest in and appreciation for free enterprise and entrepreneurial values is important.

QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate will possess an earned Ph.D. in Accounting (financial accounting specialty). CPA licensure is strongly preferred. The individual must be “Scholarly Academic” per AACSB standards. Teaching excellence, engaged learning, an applied orientation and collegiality are highly valued and expected of all Florida Southern College faculty.

To apply: Applications should include current curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three professional references, and a cover letter indicating interest in the position. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Founded in 1883, Florida Southern College is the oldest private college in the state. The College maintains its commitment to academic excellence through 70+ undergraduate programs and distinctive graduate programs in business administration, education, nursing, and physical therapy. Florida Southern has a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio, is an award-winning national leader in engaged learning, and boasts 30 NCAA Division II National Championships. Florida Southern is ranked at #8 among the “Best Regional Universities in the South” by U.S. News & World Report in its 2022 “Best Colleges” guide and is included in The Princeton Review’s 2022 Best 387 Colleges guide and the “Fiske Guide to Colleges 2022.” 

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