Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting (Fall 2018) - Dahlonega Campus

Position ID: 37405
Location
Institution: 
University of North Georgia
College/Div/School: 
Business
Department: 
Accounting & Law
Branch Campus: 
Dahlonega, Georgia
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

 

Assistant / Associate Professor of Accounting - Fall 2018
 
Position Number:  53055269
 
Benefits Eligible:  Yes
 
Campus Location:  Dahlonega
 
General Summary:
 
 
The University of North Georgia (UNG) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB). This is a ten-month, tenure-track position with a start date of August 1, 2018. UNG is a University System of Georgia institution, and the MCCB is an AACSB-accredited college of business that offers programs in the North Georgia region. The MCCB serves more than 4,400 students in our service area. The position will be located at the Dahlonega campus, which offers abundant cultural and recreational opportunities as well as an outstanding quality of life.
 

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
 

This position requires:

  • Teaching undergraduate and possibly graduate courses
  • Advising students
  • Engaging with the college, university, and business communities
  • Producing relevant and active scholarship consistent with MCCB standards
  • Contributing to a respectful and collegial college culture  
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to innovative learning; produce relevant research in peer-reviewed journals; engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business; embrace an enthusiastic commitment to accounting education.
  • Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills as well as the interpersonal abilities to successfully work with students, faculty, as well as the university and regional communities.  
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Ph.D. in Accounting or related field is required at time of hire
  • Primary teaching and research responsibilities will be in accounting  
Anticipated Hire Date:  08/01/2018
 
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
 
Special Instructions to Applicants:  Please submit contact information for three professional references. 
 

If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

 
Employer Information:
 
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion.
 
The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
 

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Accounting
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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