Assistant Professor of Accounting

first_imgExpectations of the Position:Carthage College’s Accounting major focuses on market-relevantteaching, and the ideal candidate should demonstrate an ability tocontribute to the teaching quality of the Department. TheDepartment focuses on educating the whole person, with our facultymembers facilitating student acquisition of deep conceptualknowledge, their attainment of a broad set of professionalcompetencies, and their development of a clear sense ofprofessional ethics. Therefore, we seek a student-centric colleaguewho subscribes to this holistic educational philosophy, serves asan exemplary role model and can demonstrate a commitment toteaching courses that develop students in all aspects.The duties of a full-time accounting faculty are many and varied.In addition to teaching a full load of courses each semester, theysupervise and advise students, and they will serve on committees atthe department, division, and College levels. Participation inscholarly research is also desired.How to Apply:Applications will be accepted from 1/11/2021-1/31//2021. Allapplicants should submit a cover letter to include teachingphilosophy and plan to create an inclusive classroom environment,curriculum vitae, and three professional references to the “Resume Upload”section of the application. Additional questions can be directed toDr. Catherine Lau, Chair of the Finance and Accounting Department,at [email protected] .About Carthage College:Founded in 1847, Carthage College combines an environment ofreflection and self-discovery with a culture of high expectation,so that our students uncover and ignite their true potential. As afour-year private liberal arts college with roots in the Lutherantradition, we place a strong emphasis on both moral andintellectual values. Our prime location in Kenosha, Wisconsin,midway between Chicago and Milwaukee, allows students theopportunity to learn in a professional context. Our beautifulcampus, an 80-acre arboretum on the shore of Lake Michigan is hometo 150 scholars, 2,600 full-time students, and 400 part-timestudents. Our rich academic experience equips students withfoundational knowledge and skills, preparing graduates to belifelong learners and to lead meaningful, productive lives.Carthage College is an equal opportunity employer (EOE)dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse community.We welcome applications from a broad spectrum of people, includingmembers of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals withdisabilities. All qualified applicants will receive considerationfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,national origin, protected veteran status or status as anindividual with a disability. The Accounting and Finance Department at Carthage College isseeking qualified candidates for an Assistant Professor ofAccounting and Finance starting in Fall 2021. The position will bea two-year renewal contract. The individual will be expected toteach undergraduate required and elective accounting courses.Courses will include but not be limited to Financial and ManagerialAccounting, Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting and IntermediateAccounting. Ability to teach Corporate Finance is not required butis a plus. Candidates should have a master’s degree (or higher)from an AACSB accredited institution in Accounting, plus a minimumof five or more years’ relevant work experience. CPA is preferred.Evidence of prior teaching effectiveness in a liberal arts settingis required.Minimum Qualifications: Graduate degree from an AACSB accredited institution inAccounting.Minimum of 5 or more years’ relevant work experience. CPA ispreferred.Evidence of prior teaching effectiveness in a liberal artssetting is required.Knowledge of teaching-learning principles.Effective written and verbal communication abilities.last_img read more