University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Endowed Chair in Accountancy

The School of Accountancy invites applications for a University of Nebraska-Lincoln Endowed Chair, a tenured appointment beginning August 2013. Nebraska is committed to establishing a research presence and productivity consistent with our entry into the Big Ten Conference and the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the academic affiliation of the conference. The successful candidate will hold the newly endowed Lienemann Chair in Accounting and will be a full professor.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are required to hold a Ph.D. degree in accounting or related area from an AACSB accredited College of Business and must have an established record of publication in "A" level accounting and/or finance journals. All areas of teaching and research interest will be considered and we are particularly interested in individuals who are strong organizational citizens and interested in being active members of a rich academic community. Salary, benefits, and research support are very competitive and consistent with other Big-Ten Universities.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION: Under the leadership of Dean Donde Plowman and Associate Deans Kathy Farrell and Ravi Sohi, the research, teaching, and engagement missions of the College have been significantly refocused to align with the university's entrance into the Big Ten. Business Week ranked UNL's MBA program 4th in the country among part-time MBA programs. The college continues to build on and further develop its research strength. Increased support for research and close proximity to thriving business communities of Omaha and Lincoln help advance the college's research goals. The college prides itself in being an open and collaborative community.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Initial screening of applicants will begin July 1, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, go to: requisition 120368 and complete the Faculty/Academic Administrative Form. In addition, candidates need to send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a sample of publications and current research, evidence of teaching experience and ability, and contact information for at least three references to:

Dr. David Smith
School of Accountancy 387 CBA
512 N 12th St.
P.O. Box 880488
Lincoln, NE 68588-0488

The University of Nebraska has an active National Science Foundation ADVANCE gender equity program, and is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers. We assure reasonable accommodation under the ADA; contact Dr. Paul Shoemaker at 402-472-2337 for assistance.

Posted 5/9/12