Visiting Faculty: Clinical Assistant Professor, Accounting & Info Systems, WCOBT

Sacred Heart University

Fairfield, CT

ID: 7107173
Posted: August 3, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

About Sacred Heart University:
As the second-largest independent Catholic university in New England, and one of the fastest-growing in the U.S., Sacred Heart University is a national leader in shaping higher education for the 21st century. SHU offers nearly 90 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs on its Fairfield, Conn., campus. Sacred Heart also has satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg and Ireland and offers online programs. More than 9,000 students attend the University's nine colleges and schools: Arts & Sciences; Communication, Media & the Arts; Social Work; Computer Science & Engineering; Health Professions; the Isabelle Farrington College of Education and Human Development; the Jack Welch College of Business & Technology; the Dr. Susan L. Davis, R.N., & Richard J. Henley College of Nursing; and St. Vincent's College. Sacred Heart stands out from other Catholic institutions as it was established and led by laity. The contemporary Catholic university is rooted in the rich Catholic intellectual tradition and the liberal arts, and at the same time cultivates students to be forward thinkers who enact change-in their own lives, professions and in their communities. The Princeton Review includes SHU in its Best 387 Colleges-2022 Edition, "Best Northeastern" and Best Business Schools-2021 Edition. Sacred Heart is home to the award-winning, NPR-affiliated radio station, WSHU, a Division I athletics program and an impressive performing arts program that includes choir, band, dance and theatre.

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Job Description:
Sacred Heart University's Accounting & Information Systems Department invites applications for a one-year visiting clinical assistant professor position in the Jack Welch College of Business & Technology for the 2022-2023 academic year.

The appointment requires flexibility in teaching day, evening, and weekend courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.


Teaching including undergraduate and graduate-level courses
Academic and career advising of accounting students
Providing service to the Department, College and University
Providing departmental representation at on-campus events
Integrating technology and accounting

Qualified individuals in all specialty areas of accounting will be considered, however, preference will be given to those qualified to teach in financial accounting and managerial accounting.

Candidates must have a master degree in accounting or related filed from an AACSB-accredited school of business.
Professional certification in accounting is preferred.
Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching, using technology and analytics tools in the classroom, and service to the Department, College and University.
The successful candidate will actively promote a collegial environment and consciously apply our mission and values to create a culture of inclusion and belonging; a safe space where all may thrive and succeed. They will participate in developmental activities to increase understanding and awareness of issues related to diversity, equity and inclusion and apply that understanding to guide their approach to all aspects of their job and the community as a whole and demonstrate that we are "Stronger Together" as described in the Office for Diversity & Inclusion's Mission and Vision statements