Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Poughkeepsie, New York, United States

Job description

Marist College invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting to join the School of Management beginning Fall 2018. This position will involve teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses (including online courses) and maintaining a high level of professional activity through research and service. Candidates must have a commitment to excellence in teaching and research in accounting. Candidates with an interest in financial accounting are preferred, although candidates in all areas will be considered. While a Doctorate in accounting or related field or an anticipated completion date during the Fall 2018 is preferred, candidates possessing a master degree in accounting with extensive experience teaching accounting along with CPA licensure will be considered for this position. Professional experience and other certification in addition to the CPA (e.g., CFE, CMA, CIA, CISA, etc.) are also desirable.

Marist College is a highly selective comprehensive private institution founded in the liberal arts noted for its leadership in the use of technology in and out of the classroom. Founded in 1929, Marist overlooks the Hudson River in Poughkeepsie, New York, 75 miles north of New York City.

Marist enrolls approximately 4,800 traditional undergraduate, 800 full and part- time graduate and 600 continuing education students. The School of Management enrolls approximately 1,300 undergraduate students in its B.S. in Accounting, B.S. in Business Administration, and B.A. in Economics programs, and 400 masters level students in its MBA and MPA programs. A Master of Science in Professional Accountancy program was approved and is in process of admitting its first class .
Marist also has a branch campus in Florence, Italy.

Marist has been recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek,, Time magazine, The Princeton Review, and Barron’s Best Buys in College Education and is noted for being a pioneer in the area of online degree programs.

How to apply

To learn more or to apply, please visit Only online applications are accepted. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Marist is dedicated to helping students develop the intellect and character required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st Century. The College fulfills its mission by pursuing three ideals: excellence in education, the importance of community, and the principle of service.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, persons with disabilities, and persons from other under- represented groups.


Marist College, recognized for excellence by U.S. News & World Report, Time, and "The Princeton Review," and by "Barron's Best Buys in College Education," is noted for its leadership in the use of technology to enhance the teaching and learning process. Founded in 1929, Marist's 210-acre campus overlooks the Hudson River in the heart of the historic Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and Albany, the state capital.