Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Accounting

Job Description & Qualification

Applications are invited for a full-time tenured or a full-time probationary (tenure-track) position in Accounting in the Department of Accounting and Finance in the I. H. Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba. The appointment may be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor depending on experience and qualifications. The start date for the appointment is July 1, 2023. Salary is competitive, and salary and rank will depend on qualifications, experience as well as research and teaching records.
Duties for the position include research, teaching at Undergraduate and Graduate levels, and professional service (for the School, the University, and the Community). Candidates applying must have completed or nearly completed a Ph.D. in Accounting. A successful candidate who is close to completion of their Ph.D. may be appointed to a term position at the rank of Lecturer until successful completion of their degree, at which time they will convert to a probationary (tenure-track) appointment as an Assistant Professor. We are open to a broad range of research interests, but the successful candidate must have the ability to teach tax. At the Assistant Professor rank, candidates must display a promising research agenda and have demonstrated success in teaching. At the Associate Professor rank, candidates must have a strong research orientation, a demonstrated record of high-quality publications and successful experience in academic teaching. At the Professor rank, candidates must demonstrate leadership in research, an excellent record of high-quality publications and successful experience in academic teaching. The normal teaching load at the Asper School is four courses per year (e.g., 2 + 2). Substantial start-up research funding is provided to new faculty members, as is a fully paid six-month research study leave after three years (which extends the maximum untenured period).

Application Procedure

Application materials should include: cover letter, CV, names and contact information of three references, a one-page statement of research interests, a job market paper, a one-page statement of teaching interests, and evidence of effective teaching if available (e.g., teaching ratings). Please indicate in your cover letter that you are applying for the position #30632 in Accounting and clearly state your research area, courses taught, and teaching preferences.

About the Organization

The I. H. Asper School of Business is the principal business school in the Province of Manitoba and is accredited by AACSB. The School offers undergraduate, MFin, MBA, M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees. The Asper School is a research-intensive institution comprised of approximately 64 full-time faculty members (representing over 13 countries) publishing in leading academic journals. The Business School overlooks the beautiful Red River with most faculty offices offering views of the river. Visit the website of the Asper School of Business ( to learn more.
The University of Manitoba is a driving force of innovation, discovery, and advancement. Our momentum is propelled by our campus community – UM faculty, staff, and students whose determination and curiosity shape our world for the better. Our teaching, learning and work environment is uniquely strengthened and enriched by Indigenous perspectives. With two main campuses in Winnipeg, satellite campuses throughout Manitoba, and world-wide research, UM’s impact is global.
Discover outstanding employee benefits, experience world-class facilities, and join a dynamic community that values reconciliation, sustainability, diversity, and inclusion. We are one of Manitoba’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers. At the University of Manitoba, what inspires you can change everything.
The City of Winnipeg (, located where the Red and Assiniboine Rivers meet, is recognized for its vibrant, multicultural community and diverse culture. The city, with a growing population of more than 766,000, is home to internationally renowned festivals, galleries and museums, the historic Exchange District and The Forks, and ever-expanding research, education, and business sectors. From the Hudson Bay waters, across the farmland fields, to the pulse of the cities and towns, The Province of Manitoba’s ( people and places – its 100,000 lakes, 92 provincial parks, winding river valleys and storied prairie skies – inspire.

Additional Information

The University of Manitoba is committed to the principles of equity, diversity & inclusion and to promoting opportunities in hiring, promotion and tenure (where applicable) for systemically marginalized groups who have been excluded from full participation at the University and the larger community including Indigenous Peoples, women, racialized persons, persons with disabilities and those who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ (Two Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, questioning, intersex, asexual and other diverse sexual identities). All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
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Job ID

ID: J11754