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Assistant Professor of Accounting

Florida Southern College
Lakeland, Florida
Commensurate with Experience
Posted Date
Aug 15, 2023

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

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 2024. Responsibilities include 1) teaching undergraduate and potentially graduate courses in Accounting (to include topics such as foundations of Financial and Managerial Accounting, and topics in Intermediate Accounting.) 2) engaging in publishable research that supports excellent teaching and advances the field, and 3) providing service to the school, college, and profession. 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. An 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 a 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. However, to ensure full consideration, please submit materials by December 1, 2023. The anticipated start date is August 2024.



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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