Postdoctoral Research Scholar-Accountancy

Job Description & Qualification

Essential Functions. This position is a 12-month, non-tenure track position with an initial appointment of one year, with the possibility of an additional one year renewal contingent upon the availability of funding and needs of the school. The candidate must contribute to the School of Accountancy’s mission in the areas of research and teaching. The candidate must be able to deliver excellent in-class instruction at the undergraduate level.

Minimum Qualifications:
1) A PhD in accounting or a closely related field;
2) A record of research excellence and/or a promising research agenda;
3) A demonstrated record of teaching experience with potential for excellence at the undergraduate level.

Desired Qualifications:
Demonstrated research and teaching potential in the area of tax, audit, managerial, or financial.

Application Procedure

Application Procedure. The application deadline is April 12, 2024. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled. Formal applications must include: 1) cover letter that addresses how you meet the qualifications, 2) resume or CV, 3) evidence of teaching competency and/or a brief statement of teaching potential, and 4) a list of three confidential references, all uploaded through Interfolio at For additional information, please contact Andy Call, Director, at

About the Organization

WPC Diversity. The W. P. Carey School of Business values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.

School of Accountancy. The School of Accountancy delivers degree programs at the B.A., B.S., M.S. and PhD. levels. The school’s full-time faculty consists of 6 professors, 13 associate professors, 6 assistant professors, 11 clinical faculty, 4 professors of practice, and 7 teaching professors. Learn more at

W. P. Carey School of Business. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with more than 20,000 students and 100,000 alumni worldwide. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top-ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at

Arizona State University. Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.

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Job ID

ID: J14967