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Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting - Tenure Track

at Texas A&M University - Texarkana in Texarkana, Texas, United States

Job Description

Job Title

Assistant/Associate Professor of Accounting – Tenure Track

Agency

Texas A&M University – Texarkana

Department

College Of Business, Engineering & Technology

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Texarkana, Texas

Job Type

Faculty

Job Description

The Assistant/Associate Professor faculty position in Accounting is responsible for the development, coordination, and teaching of accounting courses in the College of Business, Engineering, and Technology (CBET). The successful candidate will possess documented capability in teaching, scholarship, and service, and will be expected to foster the growth of first-rate Accounting courses, including building on existing strengths within the College and through collaboration with other faculty in CBET. The successful candidate will also be responsible for addressing student needs in Accounting and will assist the Dean in the implementation of short and long term goals of the College.

Responsibilities for the position

+ Teach assigned courses and laboratories

+ Perform scholarly activities

+ Work collaboratively with faculty across disciplines

+ Contribute to curriculum and course development

+ Serve on department, college and university committees assigned by the Dean

+ Serve on professional committees as approved by the Dean

+ Serve as the coordinator and faculty advisor for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program located in the newly created Center for Financial Literacy

+ Position carries an initial 2/2 load to support teaching and administrative responsibilities

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE

Minimum:

+ Ability to teach tax courses, and other courses in at least one other area within our BBA and MSA degrees in Accounting

+ A passion and patience for teaching students foundational Accounting

+ A terminal degree in Accounting or related field

+ Research potential, desire, and capability is a requirement for this position

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

+ Terminal degree from an accredited institution in Accounting or a related field

+ Experience in teaching upper or lower division courses utilizing current supporting technologies at the university level

+ Familiarity with accreditation processes (e.g. SACSCOC, AACSBI) and assessment, including data collection, organization, and analysis

OPEN UNTIL FILLED. To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted by January 15, 2022.

To apply: Upload your cover letter, resume/CV, 2 professional references (3 references preferred) with contact information and with one reference being a supervisor/manager and copies of your transcripts in the questionnaire section of your application.

Please remember once you submit your application you will not be able to “revise” or upload any documents. If you have any questions about uploading or a revision to your application, you may contact HR@tamut.edu.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university that provides students with academically challenging, engaging, and rewarding educational experiences through quality teaching, scholarship, student support services, co-curricular programming, research, and service.Through the personal attention of our faculty and staff, students are afforded the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen professions and to prepare for the opportunities of serving in a global environment.A&M-Texarkana began in 1971 as part of East Texas State University and joined The Texas A&M University System in 1996. Our 375-acre campus, which opened in 2008, is near beautiful Bringle Lake in Texarkana, Texas, in a region known as the Ark-La-Tex.With a commitment to academic excellence, student success, and community leadership, A&M-Texarkana is comprised of three academic colleges: education and liberal arts; business; and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The university accommodates students by offering flexible class schedules, web-based courses, and online degree programs.A&M-Texarkana is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Red River Athletic Conference, with men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s tennis, baseball, and softball programs.

The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, with a statewide network of eleven universities, seven state agencies and a comprehensive health science center. The A&M System is committed to providing an educational and work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional development of each individual employee. Equal opportunity and access will be provided throughout the A&M System to all students, employees, and prospective employees. Employment opportunities for all A&M System members and locations are updated daily and posted on this searchable website. The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

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Job Posting: JC195814774

Posted On: Oct 24, 2021

Updated On: Dec 07, 2021