As a result of the success of its MBA programs, Willamette University's Atkinson Graduate School of Management is pleased to invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Accounting with appointment to begin August 2013.
Faculty Position in Accounting
ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The Atkinson School is a graduate school of management ( http://www.willamette.edu/mba), growing in size and reputation, situated within a top-ranked, private liberal arts university in Salem, Oregon. The Atkinson School's MBA for business, government, and not-for-profit management is one of only two MBA degrees in the world accredited by both the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA).
The School offers the MBA degree in two different formats: Our flagship full-time program is offered in Salem; our MBA program for working professionals is delivered in Portland and Salem. We also provide a variety of executive development programs in Salem, Portland, and other Northwest locations.
Faculty members are committed to helping students achieve their intellectual and professional goals in a highly collegial environment. The faculty is not departmentalized and values interdisciplinary collaboration, integrative teaching, experiential learning, and high-quality research that crosses sectorial and functional boundaries.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will hold a completed doctorate, coupled with strong records of accomplishment in teaching and scholarship; ability and motivation to pursue scholarly work, independently and collaboratively; demonstrated ability to develop and deliver MBA and executive development courses. The ideal candidate will be either a CPA or CMA with some practice experience.
The rank for the position is open. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience, teaching and research record.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants will need to apply online and should submit the following materials at http://apptrkr.com/292246:
- Cover letter indicating the applicant's interest and addressing the degree of fit between the applicant and the Atkinson Graduate School of Management;
- Current Curriculum Vitae, including names and contact information of three academic references;
- Evidence of teaching excellence (i.e., teaching evaluations or peer review reports);
- Evidence of continuing scholarly achievement (i.e., copies of three most recent peer reviewed journal publications).
Application Deadline: Applications will be considered immediately until the position is filled.
Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, Willamette University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. We seek candidates, particularly those from historically under-represented groups, whose work furthers diversity and who bring to campus varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.