Lecturer-Accounting & Finance

Glassboro, New Jersey, United States
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Rowan University is a Carnegie-classified Doctoral University (Moderate Research Activity) with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford.William G. Rohrer College of Business

Department of Accounting and Finance

Lecturer

Position Description

The Department of Accounting and Finance of the Rohrer College of Business invites applications for Lecturers, which are full-time, non-tenure track, renewable faculty teaching positions, to begin September 1, 2018. We seek candidates who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students at the undergraduate level. In addition to teaching responsibilities, successful candidates will be required to make meaningful and substantive service contributions. Successful candidates will also be expected to participate in professional development to stay current in their content area.

Lecturers are 10 month, benefitted positions with a teaching load of 24 credits over two semesters, with the option to teach overloads, and the possibility of teaching summer classes for additional compensation. While these are non-tenure track positions, they are renewable for progressively longer periods of time, assuming successful recontracting reviews. In addition, the position has a promotion path to Senior Lecturer and Master Lecturer.

Qualifications

Responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate courses in accounting or finance, mentoring students, engaging in service, attending monthly departmental and college meetings, and fully participating in departmental activities.

Courses taught may include, but are not limited to, financial and managerial accounting, auditing, tax, and finance courses. Courses may be offered in-person and online. Candidates must be available for day and evening classes.

Candidates must have current professional experience, substantial in terms of duration and level of responsibility, which is linked to the fields of accounting or finance.

Requirements include a Master’s degree in accounting, taxation, finance, or business and prior teaching experience at the college level. Professional certification (e.g., CPA, CMA, CIA) is preferred.

Institutional Description

Rowan University is a Carnegie-classified Doctoral University (Moderate Research Activity) with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

How to apply

Deadline for receipt of applications is January 31, 2018. The application must be submitted through our online application system containing a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (copies acceptable), names and contact information of three references, and current student evaluations. The online application system can be found at http://www.rowan.edu/jobs.

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.

Rowan University is a public university in Glassboro, New Jersey, USA with a satellite campus in Camden, New Jersey. The school was founded in 1923 as Glassboro Normal School on a twenty-five acre site donated by the town