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Accounting Faculty

All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Accounting Faculty
Rank To be determined based on qualifications
Tenure Information Tenure Track
Nature of Work

Full-time faculty in the Department of Business with primary teaching emphasis in Accounting and related areas as assigned by the Dean. Typical classes might include but not be limited to: Principles of Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Intermediate Accounting, Advanced Financial Accounting, and Government Not for Profit Accounting. The faculty member participates in the department and the institution’s communities of learners to foster a culture of inquiry, critical self-reflection, evidence-based decision making, and a learner-centered environment.

Examples of Work Performed

Essential Duties:
1. Teach and contribute to students’ academic growth and development
A. Teaching, which includes but is not limited to the following:
1. Organize course presentations through short-term and long-range lesson plans
2. Provide regular and timely assessment of student progress
3. Utilize resources, including technological resources, to provide current course content
4. Conduct classroom presentations and activities
5. Incorporate new methodologies in teaching and technology into classes
6. Participate in program assessment and catalog revisions
B. Advising Students, which includes but is not limited to the following:
1. Help students plan programs of study
2. Provide students with advice on academic issues and career counseling
3. Assist in the development, implementation, and assessment of the departmental enrollment management plan, including serving directly in student recruitment, retention, and success strategies
4. Schedule and maintain regular office hours for student advising
5. Establish and maintain regular contact with advisees
2. Continual preparation and study through scholarly and creative activity, which includes but is not limited to the following:
A. Participate in academic organizations related to teaching assignment
B. Give scholarly presentations, workshops or performances
C. Produce scholarly materials such as original research, manuscripts, articles, book reviews, musical arrangements, or works of art
D. Engage in appropriate professional development to enhance performance as faculty member
E. Seek external funding through grant and contract work related to discipline, as appropriate and assigned
3. Service to the Campus and Community, and Profession
A. Participate in campus and community presentations
B. Participate in campus and community organizations
C. Serve on Discipline-, Department-, School- and Campus-wide committees
D. Take an active role in discipline, departmental, and school accreditation and reaccreditation activities, as appropriate and as assigned
E. Sponsor student organizations, as appropriate and assigned
F. Contribute to professional organizations
G. Foster and sustain collegial relations with campus, community and profession

Secondary Duties:
1. Other duties as assigned by Dean

Required Qualifications

Instructor is required to have a MAcc or MBA with CPA or CMA credential
Assistant Professor must meet one of these requirements (below):
• PhD/DBA in Accounting, or related field from an accredited institution by August 1, 2018.
• MAcc or MBA with CPA/CMA credential plus 30 credits in a graduate program (18 of these need to be in accounting)
• An out of field doctorate (e.g. JD) with 18 graduate hours in accounting
Earned Doctorate required for tenure

Preferred Qualifications

• Doctorate
• Previous work experience in Accounting
• College-level teaching experience in Accounting
• Experience working with a diverse student body
• Experience teaching via web-based instruction
• Experience of effective communication skills
• Willingness to engage in leadership development

Salary Information Commensurate with qualifications and in accordance with the SCEA agreement; excellent benefits package
FTE

1

FLSA Exempt
Union Status SCEA
Number of Vacancies 1

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F36P
Desired Start Date 08/16/2018
Open Date 10/19/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
General Information
EEO Statement

The Nebraska State Colleges are equal opportunity institutions and do not discriminate against any student, employee, or applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, or age in employment and education opportunities. Each College has designated an individual to coordinate the Colleges’ non-discrimination efforts to comply with regulations implementing Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and practices may be directed to the Compliance Coordinators assigned at each College and identified on each College website.

Veteran Statement This position is subject to Veterans Preference.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Highest level of education
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • MAcc or MBA with CPA or CMA credential
    • PHD/DBA in Accounting
  2. * How many years of experience do you have with web-based instruction?
    • 0
    • 1-2
    • 3-4
    • 5-6
    • 7+

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcript 1
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Transcript 2
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation