Accounting - Full Professor

Job Description & Qualification


Accounting – Full Professor

The Accounting and Information Systems (AIS) Division of the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver Campus) invites applications for one Full Professor rank.

Applicants must have an exceptional record of research in Accounting, have demonstrated excellence in teaching and graduate student supervision, and have a record of leadership at prior institutions and in the academic field.

Duties include developing and maintaining an active research program aimed at making a significant contribution to the profession, teaching in the undergraduate, MBA or Ph.D. programs, supervising Ph.D. students, as well as contributing to other teaching and administrative initiatives of the Accounting and Information Systems Division and the Sauder School of Business. Candidates will be expected to provide leadership that will enhance the reputation of the Accounting and Information Systems Division and the School. Teaching and service requirements are similar to other research-intensive universities. The expected pay range for this position is $360,000-$410,000 per annum.

The Sauder School of Business is part of the University of British Columbia (UBC). UBC ranks among the top 30 universities worldwide, attracting a high-quality and diverse student body. UBC is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, a city that routinely ranks as one of the best places to live in the world. With a population of 2.5 million, Vancouver is a vibrant and multicultural city situated between the mountains and the Pacific Ocean and is located two hours from Whistler and Seattle, Washington.

A full application package should include:
(1) A cover letter explaining your interest in UBC Sauder;
(2) A curriculum vitae;
(3) A research statement;
(4) A teaching statement, along with a record of teaching evaluations (if available);
(5) A one-page statement identifying your contributions, or potential contributions, to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) along with your ability to work with culturally diverse and international students;
(6) Two published or unpublished research papers and/or a dissertation proposal;
(7) Three-four reference letters for full professor rank (send separately).

Please compile your application documents into one PDF file, using your last name (e.g, Smith.pdf) as the file name and submit the application to debra.harris@sauder.ubc.ca, using “Accounting Position” in the subject line. The reference letters should be emailed separately from the person writing the reference letter. The deadline for applications is December 29, 2023. However, applications may be considered after this date until the position(s) is filled. Appointment is available July 1, 2024, subject to final budgetary approval.





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Equity, diversity and inclusion are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Information regarding hiring is available on our website at: http://www.sauder.ubc.ca/Faculty/People/Faculty_Openings.

Application Procedure

A full application package should include:
(1) A cover letter explaining your interest in UBC Sauder;
(2) A curriculum vitae;
(3) A research statement;
(4) A teaching statement, along with a record of teaching evaluations (if available);
(5) A one-page statement identifying your contributions, or potential contributions, to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) along with your ability to work with culturally diverse and international students;
(6) Two published or unpublished research papers and/or a dissertation proposal;
(7) Three-four reference letters for full professor rank (send separately).

Please compile your application documents into one PDF file, using your last name (e.g, Smith.pdf) as the file name and submit the application to debra.harris@sauder.ubc.ca, using “Accounting Position” in the subject line. The reference letters should be emailed separately from the person writing the reference letter. The deadline for applications is December 29, 2023. However, applications may be considered after this date until the position(s) is filled. Appointment is available July 1, 2024, subject to final budgetary approval.

About the Organization

The Sauder School of Business is part of the University of British Columbia (UBC). UBC ranks among the top 30 universities worldwide, attracting a high-quality and diverse student body. UBC is located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, a city that routinely ranks as one of the best places to live in the world. With a population of 2.5 million, Vancouver is a vibrant and multicultural city situated between the mountains and the Pacific Ocean and is located two hours from Whistler and Seattle, Washington.

For Additional Questions

debra.harris@sauder.ubc.ca

Job ID

ID: J14456