Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Accounting and Information Assurance

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 122148
Title: Open Rank
Functional Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Accounting and Information Assurance
Category Status: 02-Faculty Non-Tenured, On Track
Applicant Search Category: Faculty
University Authorized FTE: 100
Unit: BMGT-Accounting
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

The Accounting and Information Assurance Department at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, is seeking to fill a tenured/tenure track faculty position to begin August 2017.
While applications for all ranks will be considered, the priority is to hire either at the advanced assistant or associate professor level. The position will require teaching courses, conducting research and performing service.

Minimum Qualifications:

Assistant Professor Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should have a Ph.D. already in hand or firmly expected by August 2017 in Accounting or a relevant discipline, demonstrated ability to publish in top academic journals, and have a record of, or potential for, excellent teaching (preferably at the MBA level) and service.

Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications: In addition to the qualifications for assistant professor noted above, candidates must have an established record in publishing in top academic journals, including top accounting journals.

Full Professor Minimum Qualifications: In addition to the qualifications for associate professor noted above, candidates must have a record qualifying as a leader in the field, including recent publications in top accounting journals, and recent high-level editorial service.

Additional Certifications:
Additional Information:

When applying, please upload a PDF version of your curriculum vitae, publications or job paper and evidence of teaching ability. Please also include the contact information for at least two reference providers. Applications must be submitted no later than January 15, 2017 for best consideration at, using position number 122148. The position will remain open until filled.

Posting Date: 08/08/2016
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 01/15/2017
Physical Demands


Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Research (examples: research statement, research programs)
  3. Teaching (examples: teaching philosophy, student evaluations)
Optional Documents

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