University of Memphis, Fogelman College of Business & Economics
Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

The School of Accountancy (SOA) is seeking a tenure-track experienced assistant or associate professor, effective fall semester 2013. The School's faculty includes 17 full-time faculty members and offers the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in accounting. The SOA also supports the BBA and MBA programs of the Fogelman College of Business and Economics.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Applicants for an associate position should have a strong research record and the ability to participate in doctoral education and curriculum matters at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants for the assistant professor position should have evidence of empirical archival research potential and effective teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for both ranks must possess a doctoral degree in accounting. All areas of specialization will be considered. While not critical, certification as a public accountant or financial analyst is a plus. A record of effective graduate level teaching and scholarly publications is desired, although those with strong potential in these areas will be considered.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Application packages should include a cover letter outlining qualifications and interests, detailed curriculum vitae, research sample, unofficial transcripts, the names and contact information of three professional references, and be made at:

Screening of applications begins November 20, 2012, and may continue until the position is filled.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information contact:

Dr. Carolyn M. Callahan
KPMG Distinguished Professor
Director, School of Accountancy
Fogelman College of Business & Economics
The University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152-3120
Tel: (901) 678-4569

The University of Memphis, a Tennessee Board of Regents Institution, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants are urged to apply for this position. Appointment will be based on qualifications as they relate to the position requirements without regard to race, color, national origin.

Posted 10/7/12