Queen's University, Queen's School of Business
Faculty Positions in Accounting

Queen's School of Business (Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario Canada) invites applications for two tenure-stream positions (subject to budgetary approval) in Accounting. Preference will be given to candidates interested in managerial accounting. One position will be at the assistant professor level and one position is open as to rank.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates at the senior assistant, associate or full professor levels must have demonstrated research and teaching records consistent with the level of the appointment. The accounting area consists of dedicated scholars who publish consistently in top journals and seek to influence public policy in Canada and internationally. For more information about our faculty see http://www.business.queensu.ca/faculty

Candidates must have a PhD or be near completion and exhibit high potential for innovative scholarly research and outstanding teaching contributions in support of the School's various public and private programs.

ABOUT THE INSTITUTION: Queen's University has a long and rich tradition of academic excellence, dating back to a royal charter granted by Queen Victoria in 1841. Queen's School of Business is one of the world's premier business schools, with an outstanding reputation for innovation and quality. Our MSc and PhD programs in Management attract highly qualified research-oriented students in seven different fields of study. Our undergraduate Commerce program has among the highest entrance standards in Canada and is widely viewed as the country's best undergraduate business program. Queen's undergraduate and graduate diploma in accounting students lead the country in performance on professional examinations. Queen's has gained international recognition for its MBA and executive education programs. BusinessWeek ranks Queen's full-time MBA #1 outside the U.S. and Queen's Executive MBA #1 in Canada and #29 in the world. Queen's School of Business is also home to Centres focused on business venturing, responsible leadership, the business of healthcare and corporate governance. The School is fully accredited by AACSB and EQUIS (the accrediting arm of EFMD - the European Foundation for Management Development). The learning environment at Queen's is supported by outstanding library and computing facilities. More information is at: http://business.queensu.ca

ABOUT THE CITY: Kingston, Ontario is a unique Canadian city of 125,000 with a distinct blend of history, recreation, industry and learning. Situated on the shores of Lake Ontario, it is within a two-and-a-half hour drive of Toronto, Montreal, and the nation's capital, Ottawa. Kingston is a thirty minute drive from the international bridge linking Ontario and upstate New York, and another ninety minutes from Syracuse.

FURTHER INFORMATION: This is an international search, open to candidates of all nationalities. However, in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Queen's University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by a Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at: http://qufa.ca. The appointments are subject to final budgetary approval.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The effective date of the appointment will be July 1st, 2013, but is flexible. Applicants should submit a cover letter, current CV, three letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations and a sample publication, thesis proposal or completed thesis, electronically to: accountingrecruiting@business.queensu.ca, Dr. Teri Shearer, Associate Dean, Faculty.

For additional information please contact Pam Murphy - pmurphy@business.queensu.ca or Steve Salterio - ssalterio@business.queensu.ca

Posted 7/20/12