Assistant Professor - Accounting and Information Systems
Queens College (CUNY)
Location: Queens, NY, 11415, USA
Internal Number: 23440
Assistant Professor - Accounting and Information Systems
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of Accounting and Information Systems of Queens College of the City University of New York seeks two tenure track Assistant Professors, commencing August 2022, whose primary instructional responsibilities will be to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in one or more of the following areas: financial accounting, taxation, managerial accounting, auditing, accounting information systems, governmental and not for profit accounting, data analytics and taxation
In addition to the teaching responsibilities indicated above, which may include evenings and weekends, the successful candidates are expected to assist the needs of the Department in the areas of administration, student advisement, etc. Faculty members are expected to conduct research in one or more of the following broadly defined areas: accounting, auditing, taxation, and information systems. The College expects faculty participation in its diverse activities and a commitment to render service to the College and the profession as well.
The Department is one of the largest at the College. With approximately 1,000 declared undergraduate majors, it offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting. In addition to the standard schedule of day classes, the Department offers a full evening program as well as a full weekend program allowing students substantial flexibility in scheduling classes based on their family and work related responsibilities. The Department also offers a Master of Science degree in Accounting, which is registered with New York State, and fulfills the educational requirements necessary in order to receive a license as a Certified Public Accountant in New York. Approximately 150 students attend this program on either a full-time or part-time basis.
Often referred to as ???the jewel of the CUNY system,??? Queens College is a place of contrasts: An urban school in a suburban setting, where a large and diverse student body receives personalized attention. This formula has made us one of New York???s premier educational institutions.
With a mission to prepare students to become leading citizens of an increasingly global society, we offer a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. Our liberal arts, science, and pre-professional programs earn us high rankings in prestigious college guides such as The Princeton Review America???s Best Value Colleges. Our students graduate with the ability to think critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, use modern technologies and information resources, and have won prominence in nearly every field.
A doctorate in Accounting by August, 2022 is required.
Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in Information Systems and Data Analytics, and, candidates with a publication record, and teaching success at the college level.Preference will also be given to candidates who have active CPA licenses. The ability to communicate orally and in writing with our student population that is one of the most ethnically diverse in the United States is essential.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
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Open until filled with resume review to begin on January 28, 2022.
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Queens College enjoys a national reputation for its liberal arts and sciences and preprofessional programs. With its extensive range of graduate and undergraduate degrees, honors programs, research opportunities, and internship placements, the college serves more than 20,000 students, mentored by an award-winning faculty. Located on a beautiful, 80-acre campus, the college has been cited for 28 consecutive years in the Princeton Review as a “Best Value” college. U.S. News and World Report and Forbes magazine also rank Queens College a “Best Value College,” thanks to its outstanding academics, generous financial aid packages, and affordability. The Equality of Opportunity Report placed Queens College in the top one percent of all colleges in moving students from poverty to prosperity. Queens College produces more education graduates who become principals, teachers, and counselors for New York City’s public schools than any other college in the metropolitan area. The college contributes to the local talent pool as a leader in tech education, and enrolls the second-most computer science majors of any college in the city. Students from across the country and around the world are att...racted to study at the Aaron Copland School of Music. Its renowned faculty and alumni include celebrated composers, conductors, and performers who have received over 100 Grammy Awards and nominations. Visit the homepage to learn more about Queens College’s stellar programs and robust campus life.