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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Interested candidates should apply by clicking the “Apply for this Job” link above. You will be asked to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, and provide contact information for three professional references. Please note: once you submit your application your references will be contacted immediately to request a letter of recommendation. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number F000079
Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting
Department Accounting
Division School of Business & Entrepreneurship
FLSA Status Exempt
Faculty Status Full-time Tenure Track
Supervisor Title Dean of the School of Business and Entrepreneurship /Executive Assistant to Provost & VPAA
Status Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty
Tenure Track Yes
Position Summary

The Department of Accounting in the School of Business and Entrepreneurship at North Central College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant/associate professor beginning Fall 2018. Teaching responsibilities are primarily at the undergraduate level and may include blended or online formats. In addition to individual and entity taxation courses, instruction of accounting principles courses is also required.

Master of Science in Taxation (MST), Ph.D. in Accounting, or DBA with an accounting emphasis is required. Additionally, there is a strong preference for candidates with professional taxation experience and CPA licensure. ABDs within one year of degree completion considered. For associate professor, candidates must have at least 4 years teaching experience and provide evidence of scholarship. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to teaching excellence, mentoring of students, and ongoing scholarship/research works.

Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. North Central College, an institution with 42 consecutive years of balanced budgets, is in a period of growth with the addition of a $60 million Science Center opened in March 2017. The School of Business and Entrepreneurship will move in to a newly renovated building with a Bloomberg Finance Lab in Fall 2017. The School is in the process of initial AACSB accreditation. The college is within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money magazine. For more information, please visit: http://www.noctrl.edu. North Central College is an EEO Employer.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation.

Review of applications will begin November 15 and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.

Employment Conditions

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of the College’s background screening process.

Number of Vacancies 1

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

North Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce. North Central College provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need reasonable accommodation, please notify the Office of Human Resource. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Interested candidates should apply by clicking the “Apply for this Job” link above. You will be asked to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, and provide contact information for three professional references. Please note: once you submit your application your references will be contacted immediately to request a letter of recommendation. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  5. Names and contact information of three professional references
  6. Evidence of teaching effectiveness
Optional Documents