Term Faculty, Accounting

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Sep 15, 2021
Closes
Sep 16, 2021
Ref
FAC8282
Function
Accountant
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Term Faculty, Accounting

The George Mason University School of Business has an opportunity for a Term Faculty appointment to teach Accounting. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the School of Business: Dedicated to excellence in research and teaching, the School of Business educates future business leaders through world-class, innovative academic programs and strategic business partnerships. Ranked among the top 100 undergraduate business school programs and top 50 part-time MBA programs by the U.S. News and World Report , the School of Business is accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Faculty are deeply engaged in the regional, national, and international business communities; and their academic expertise combined with real-world experience provides a bridge in the classroom from academic theory to business practice. The school is evolving to become more interdisciplinary, more connected, and more diverse.

The School of Business is pursuing three strategic directions through research, teaching, and partnerships: 1. Digital Transformation of Work; 2. Ensuring Global Futures by addressing the challenges of ensuring a livable and resilient society; and 3. Entrepreneurship and Innovation. To support these strategic initiatives, the School of Business is playing a significant role in three new university initiatives: the Institute for Digital InnovAtion (IDIA); the Institute for a Sustainable Earth (ISE); and the School of Computing.

About the Position: The position will start Spring 2022 or Fall 2022. The initial appointment will be for one academic year, with a potential opportunity for renewal. Salary will be commensurate with experience and level. This position does not support work visa (H1) sponsorship.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching various Accounting courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs; and service to the Accounting Area, the School of Business, the University and the profession, such as student mentoring, committee membership, and interfacing with the business community. The teaching load for this position is determined according to the School's workload policy.

Required Qualifications: * Ph.D. or the combination of a MBA/M.S. in Accounting with a desired professional certification (e.g., CPA, CIA, CMA, CISA); * Significant teaching experience and knowledge to work in the online space to create materials, support existing programs and teach stand-alone courses; * Good citizenship is critical as is the ability to work well with colleagues.

Accounting Area: The Accounting Area has diverse research and teaching interests. We offer a vibrant, ambitious and collegial research and teaching community. Research is highly valued in the area and at the school. At present, there are 25 full-time faculty members in the area. The Accounting Area faculty has published in many of the premier accounting journals including The Accounting Review, Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Contemporary Accounting Research , and Review of Accounting Studies , as well as other top journals.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F625Az at http://jobs.gmu.edu by August 15, 2021; complete and submit the online application; and upload a letter of intent, C.V., a list of three professional references with contact information, and teaching evaluations (as Other doc.), if applicable. We will contact you directly if we require additional materials. Review of applications will begin on August 16, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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