The University of Washington Bothell, School of Business
The School of Business at the University of Washington Bothell invites applications for a tenure-track opening in Accounting at the Assistant Professor level. The appointment will become effective in the fall of 2013.
Assistant Professor, Accounting
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Accounting or a related field and a commitment to excellence in scholarship and teaching. Exceptional candidates nearing completion of the Ph.D. will be considered. Applicants must have an active research program with the potential for publication in leading academic journals. University of Washington faculty members engage in research, teaching, and service. Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse students, faculty, staff and business leaders.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Washington Bothell was established in 1990 as a campus within the University of Washington system. We are located 15 miles northeast of downtown Seattle in the center of the Pacific Northwest's exciting high-technology corridor (between Microsoft and Boeing). We work closely with industry leaders as well as the smaller, innovative, and rapidly growing companies in software, electronic commerce, medical equipment, biotechnology, electronics, and aerospace. We have a relatively new, state-of-the-art high-tech campus with a wireless network serving every building on campus, digital multimedia labs, and multimedia capabilities in all of the classrooms. Our MBA programs draw from companies such as Microsoft, Boeing, Expedia, ICOS, Amgen and Phillips. We also have a new facility, the Eastside Leadership Center in Bellevue, WA, that currently serves our Leadership MBA program and a new undergraduate program with an emphasis on International Business. All faculty members in the School of Business should expect to teach in both Bothell and Bellevue.
Faculty members have complete access to the computing and library resources of a major research university, including financial databases such as Compustat, CRSP, and IBES via WRDS. UW Bothell follows a quarter system and the normal teaching workload for business faculty is five courses a year.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please send a letter describing your qualifications and interest in the position as well as your curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three (3) letters of recommendation. Letters will be requested directly by the search committee chair at a later time to complete the application packet. The position will remain open until filled; complete applications received by October 15, 2012 will receive priority consideration. Please send materials to:
Dr. Steve Holland
Accounting Search Committee
School of Business, Box 358533
University of Washington Bothell
18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, Washington 98011-8246
To apply by email, please send a letter of application and a curriculum vitae to: BASearch@uwb.edu
If you are attending the AAA meeting at Washington DC please indicate your availability to meet with our faculty who may be there.
FURTHER INFORMATION: For additional information, please see our website at: http://www.uwb.edu/bus
The University of Washington, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.