American University, Kogod School of Business
Assistant Professor of Accounting

The Kogod School of Business at American University invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track appointment in Accounting at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in Fall 2013. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Accounting or should anticipate completing the degree within a short period following initial employment. Candidates should be effective teachers and should be strongly committed to excellence in scholarly research.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: We welcome applications from candidates engaged in high-quality scholarship in all areas of accounting and research methods (especially empirical - archival and experimental). Teaching specialization in financial accounting or auditing is preferred, though all areas will be considered. In addition to scholarship and teaching, responsibilities will include participation in department, school and university activities.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Salary and benefits are competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled, subject to on-going budgetary approval. Applications are preferred in electronic format. Please address to and include ACCOUNTING TENURE-TRACK POSITION in the subject line of your email. Attach a letter of application, curriculum vita, three letters of recommendation, recent teaching evaluations (when possible), and copies of recent published papers or working papers. Non-electronic applications should be addressed to:

Prof. Gopal Krishnan, Accounting Search Committee Chair
c/o Ms. Takei Roach, Kogod Academic Affairs Coordinator
Kogod School of Business, American University
4400 Massachusetts Avenue N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20016-8044
Tel: (202) 885-1963

FURTHER INFORMATION: American University is a private institution within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts located within the nation's capital. For more information about American University, see Established in 1955, the Kogod School of Business offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs and is one of the leading business schools in Washington, DC. Kogod encourages interdisciplinary study through collaboration with other academic programs within American University. Learn more about Kogod at and about our Accounting Department faculty at

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Posted 9/29/12