Description: The Department of Accounting in the Sam M. Walton College of Business seeks at least one Assistant Professor (tenure-track position) beginning August 2018. Candidates for Assistant Professor should have a Ph.D. in accounting, outstanding potential to publish archival research in any area of accounting (financial, audit, tax, systems, etc.), and a strong commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching.
Location: The University of Arkansas is a nationally-competitive, student-centered, research university with approximately 28,000 students. The Walton College and Accounting Department are accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International). The Department offers degrees at the Undergraduate, Masters, and Doctoral levels. The city of Fayetteville is located in the northwest corner of the state. It is a city of approximately 70,000 with a regional population of more than 400,000. The region boasts one of the highest growth rates and is consistently listed among the most desirable places to live in the U.S. The Northwest Arkansas region is home to several Fortune 500 companies, a thriving arts community, entrepreneurial investment centers, and outdoor recreation. For more information about the University of Arkansas and surrounding community, please view the linked video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=np4AMJRc4GA.
Faculty Contact: Candidates interested in the position should contact Dr. T.J. Atwood at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the search or with questions about the requested materials.
Where to Apply: Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, contact information for three references, and samples of research to receive full consideration. Completion of the doctoral degree is expected prior to employment for the position offered.
All application materials must be submitted via our recruitment site: http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/21342
Complete applications received by September 15, 2017, will be assured full consideration. Applications received after this date will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position.