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Assistant or Associate Professor of Accountancy

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: School of Accountancy
Posting Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Accountancy
Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty

Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - TBD
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Accountancy
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/06/2018

Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

Nine-month, tenure-track position, with a specialization in Accounting. Responsibilities will include teaching, service, and scholarship.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

The candidate must possess an earned doctorate (or be ABD able to complete doctorate by hire date) in Accounting from an AACSB accredited institution, or its foreign equivalent. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered. The candidate will be able to demonstrate effectiveness in teaching, service, and in research activities leading to publications in quality refereed journals. Candidates with teaching experience and research activities in accounting information systems are ideal.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 10/30/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about the position opening, contact Dr. Richard Clune at

Additional Information for Applicants
Application Instructions

Completed applications received by October 30, 2017 will receive full consideration; however, posting will remain open until filled. To ensure consideration, candidates should forward a brief letter of application addressing qualifications and professional activities; current curriculum vitae; unofficial academic transcripts; a statement of research interest; a statement of teaching philosophy; teaching evaluations from the past two years; and names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three professional references.

Hard copies of official transcripts will be required for candidates invited for a campus interview.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000552
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 36674
Departmental/College Overview:

The School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University is one of the largest accounting programs in the state of Georgia, and regarded as one of the best programs in the Southeast, with over 35 full-time faculty and staff and thousands of KSU accounting alumni. For further information, please visit our home page at:

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
  7. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Optional Documents