Morehead State University, recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report, is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure track position as Assistant Professor.
Morehead State University is an EO/AA educator and employer that delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.
Morehead State University, recognized as one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report, is accepting applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Accounting beginning August 2014 in the School of Business Administration within the College of Business and Public Affairs.
Responsibilities: Teaching duties include 3 to 4 courses (2 to 3 preparations) per semester of undergraduate and graduate courses in accounting. An expected load would include a mix of principles and upper-level accounting courses, with specific need in the areas of Auditing, Income Tax, and Accounting Information Systems. Scholarly activity leading to publication in peer-reviewed academic journals in accounting is expected. The College of Business and Public Affairs is fully accredited by AACSB International.
Qualifications: Candidates should have a doctorate in accounting; however, ABD’s who are close to completion are encouraged to apply. The position is open to individuals with teaching interests in the traditional areas of accounting, but research interests and teaching experience in Auditing, Income Tax, and Accounting Systems is preferred.
Review of applications will begin August 12, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, visit: www.moreheadstate.edu/employment to complete the MSU Application for Employment and submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of previous publications and program evaluations, official transcripts and the names of at least three references (address, email and telephone numbers). Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you have questions about our online application. Morehead State University is an EO/AA educator and employer with a strong commitment to community engagement.
Indicate Tenure Status
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Primary responsibility is instruction in the assigned discipline or related field. Additional duties include advising students and participation in service opportunities. Engaging in scholarly activity (research, artistic activity, and professional development)is expected.
Other Duties and Responsibilities
An Assistant Professor reports to a department chair or associate dean.
Terminal degree from an accredited institution in the individual’s discipline as recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Exceptions will be those-non doctoral degrees considered to be terminal degrees by discipline specific accrediting bodies recognized by the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation ( CORPA ).
Additional Desirable Qualifications
Teaching experience in a higher education environment.
Assistant Professor will teach in a typical classroom environment or an Internet based environment. Travel to Regional Campus or off-site locations may be required
Special Information/Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin August 12, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Morehead State University is an EO/AA educator and employer with a strong commitment to community engagement.