Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting

Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States

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Job description

James Madison University’s School of Accounting anticipates hiring a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor to begin Fall 2019. We are looking for individuals with a passion for teaching who are interested in a balance between teaching, research, and service.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The position will have primary teaching responsibilities in the financial accounting area. Normal course loads are three 3-credit hour course per semester. The successful candidate will be expected to regularly engage in service to the school and the profession.


Candidates should have a doctorate in accounting from an AACSB accredited school, strong communication skills, a record of ongoing scholarly research, and excellence in teaching commensurate with the position rank. Professional certification and business experience in the candidate’s area of expertise are highly desirable. Preference will be given to candidates with the ability and desire to teach Introduction to Financial Accounting combined with another subject area at the undergraduate or graduate level except for tax.

Pay Rate: Commensurate with Experience

How to apply

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James Madison University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer and especially encourages applications from minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.

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