Position Title Assistant Professor Accounting-9 month appointment
Work Location Springfield Campus
Department School of Accountancy
HR Home Department 020310 ACCOUNTING
Pay Grade Unclassified
Position only available to current, regular, full-time Missouri State
University employees? No, Position is available to all applicants.
Faculty Appointment Type Tenure Track
Term (if applicable) 9 month
Begin Date of Appointment 01/10/2022
The Assistant Professor is a member of the ranked faculty with an intermediate
academic rank who has demonstrated achievement in the areas of teaching,
research, and professional service appropriate to the discipline. The
Assistant Professor's teaching responsibilities are assigned by the academic
department head and may include serving as an academic advisor. The Assistant
Professor engages in scholarly activities beyond those associated with
teaching and is expected to demonstrate professional productivity in research,
based upon the availability of resources and consistent with the mission of
Description of Primary Duties
The successful candidate will teach at the undergraduate and graduate level in
financial accounting. Secondary teaching assignments may be at the
undergraduate level in managerial accounting and/or data analytics. Candidates
will also be expected to maintain an active research agenda and engage in
university service. The normal teaching load is 9 hours per semester.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications
The minimum acceptable qualifications for the position of Assistant Professor
are prescribed in the Faculty Handbook. The ability to develop knowledge of,
respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds
Candidates must hold a PhD in Accounting or Business Administration from an
AACSB accreditated institution with an emphasis in an accounting related
field. Candidates who are ABD at time of application may be considered, but
only if in position to successfully defend their dissertation by the date of
employment. Candidates must have a demonstrated track record or show an
ability to publish in peer-reviewed accounting journals and have university
teaching experience. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to working in
diverse environments and/or with students from diverse background.
Link to Job Description
https:// www. missouristate.edu/human/jobdescriptions/21377.htm
Open Date 07/16/2021
Close Date (If Close Date is blank then the posting is considered open until
Special Instructions to Applicants
First Date of Consideration will be August 16, 2021, and the search will
continue until the position is filled.
EO/AA and Diversity Statement
Non Discrimination Statement
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The University emphasizes the dignity and equality common to all persons and
adheres to a strict nondiscrimination policy regarding the treatment of
individual faculty, staff, and students. In accord with federal law and
applicable Missouri statutes, the University does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, national origin (including ancestry, or any other
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(including marital status, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation,
gender identity, gender expression, or any other subcategory of sex recognized
by applicable law), age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or
any other basis protected by applicable law in employment or in any program or
activity offered or sponsored by the University. Sex discrimination
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prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.
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rights of religious organizations or military organizations associated with
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available to any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against.
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Background Check Statement
Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense.
Posting Number 20210036FTF
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/55575
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How did you hear about this vacancy?
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(Open Ended Question)
Which of the following professional certifications do you currenlty hold?
More than one of the above
Do not hold certification
What level of education have you attained?
PHD or DBA in Accounting/Business
ABD in Accounting/Business
Other terminal degree
Master of Accountancy/MBA
Do you have a Ph.D. or are you ABD in your area of study?
Unofficial Transcripts - 1
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Research Interest
Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness -1
Letter of Recommendation-1 (Non-confidential)
Letter of Recommendation-2 (Non-confidential)
Other Documents -1
Unofficial Transcripts -2
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