California State University, Chico College of Business - Today Decides Tomorrow
One or more Tenure-Track Accounting Professor Positions

The Department of Accounting is searching for tenure-track assistant or associate professor(s) to start as soon as Spring 2013, but not later than Fall 2013. Position is contingent on funding. As a university that educates students of various ethnic and cultural backgrounds, we value a diverse faculty and staff. Chico welcomes applicants who are knowledgeable about and interested in working within a cross-cultural learning environment. We also welcome those who share a passion and commitment to the University's Strategic Priorities - http://www.csuchico.edu/vpaa/wasc/StrategicPrior

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: The minimum education requirement for appointment to this position is a Ph.D. in Accounting from an AACSB accredited institution. Candidates nearing completion of the doctorate may be considered; however, the doctorate must be complete prior to the end of the first semester. Mainstream professional certification with related professional experience in accounting is required (e.g., CPA, CMA, CIA). Good verbal communication skills and excellent classroom presentation skills are essential for appointment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Preference will be given to candidates who have work experience in their area of teaching interests. Preferred applicants will have a history of excellence in the classroom as well as demonstrated productivity in the areas of intellectual contributions and service.

JOB DESCRIPTION: This tenure-track position carries responsibilities in the areas of teaching, scholarship, and service. Teaching assignments are based upon qualifications of the individual and the needs of the department.

SALARY: Salary commensurate with education and experience.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Accounting Department is one of four departments in the College of Business. More information about the College of Business and the Accounting Department may be found online at: http://www.csuchico.edu/cob

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, Chico is a fully accredited, state-supported member of a 23-campus CSU system. The university is a residential campus serving a diverse student body of approximately 16,000.

Founded in 1887, CSU, Chico offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the Colleges of Behavioral and Social Sciences; Communication and Education; Computer Science, Engineering and Construction Management; Humanities and Fine Arts; Natural Sciences; Business; and, Agriculture.

As a comprehensive university serving Northern California and other regions nationally and internationally, our first priority is the education of our students. We are committed to assisting students in their search for knowledge and understanding and to prepare them with the attitudes, skills and habits of lifelong learning in order to assume responsibility in a democratic community and global society.

ABOUT THE COMMUNITY: With a population of nearly 110,000, Chico is located in the Sacramento Valley near the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas. It is 180 miles northeast of San Francisco and 90 miles north of Sacramento and offers a reasonable cost of living compared to metropolitan areas.

Chico retains the charm of a small town while offering medical services, excellent public and private schools, and many cultural and recreational activities. The city's Bidwell Park, one of the largest municipal parks, extends from the city center along a creek deep into the foothills and surrounding canyons. For more information see: http://www.csuchico.edu/pa/chico-facts.shtml

CLOSING DATE: Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2012 and continue until the positions are filled.



Posted 6/23/12