Faculty, Accounting

Mercer University

Macon, GA

ID: 7069960
Posted: September 18, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES
Mercer University's School of Business, accredited by AACSB, is seeking applicants for two tenure-track positions in Accounting on its Macon Georgia campus beginning August 1, 2021. This position balances teaching, research, and service. Mercer University offers an undergraduate degree in accounting and various MBA degrees.

Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in and/or willingness to teach Accounting Information Systems, Auditing, and/or Financial Accounting. Occasionally, weekend or night courses may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in accounting from an AACSB-accredited university. In lieu of a Ph.D. in Accounting, candidates with a Ph.D. and evidence of higher levels of sustained, substantive academic and/or professional engagement activities to support their currency and relevance in their fields of teaching and their contributions to other mission components which qualifies them to be AACSB scholarly academic in accounting will also be considered. A current CPA license and significant relevant work experience outside of academia is desirable. ABD candidates will be considered at the rank of instructor. Rank to be determined based on the credentials of the selected candidate.

Mercer University has over 8,700 students, and it is the only independent university of its size in the country to combine programs in liberal arts, business, engineering, education, music, health professions, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, music, professional advancement, law, and theology. Mercer is a member of the Georgia Research Alliance. For more information, visit https://business.mercer.edu.

BACKGROUND CHECK
Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

PAY RATE
Commensurate with experience

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
CV, Cover Letter, References, Student Evaluations

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS
Interested applicants should complete the brief online application and attach: 1) a letter of interest, addressing how the applicant meets the position requirements and including a paragraph on career aspirations, 2) a current curriculum vitae 3) names and contact information for three professional references, and 4) a list of the mean or median student evaluation score for each course taught in the last three years.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

EEO STATEMENT
AA/EEO/Veteran/Disability

Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.



 

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