University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 85707

 

 

Working Title:
Full, Assoc, or Asst. Professor in Accounting and Information Systems
Official Title:
PROFESSOR(C20NN) or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR(C30NN) or ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Degree and area of specialization:
Ph.D. in Accounting or related field required by start date.
 
  
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Well qualified applicants will have demonstrated high quality research with publications in top tier journals, and will have demonstrated evidence of excellence in teaching.

Candidate with new or anticipated Ph.D. degrees will have research under way that is likely to result in one or more publications in top tier journals, and will have presentation skills that suggest future excellence in teaching.

Candidates for tenure rank will possess academic credentials to qualify for a tenured faculty appointment at UW-Madison.

Principal duties:
The Accounting and Information Systems Department in the Wisconsin School of Business seeks a research scholar at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in the field of Accounting.

Job Duties:
-Create and maintain a strong program of research
-Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses
-Provide classroom and individual instruction for undergraduate and graduate degree-seeking students
-Contribute to the intellectual and academic life of the department. University and community service will be expected as appropriate.

The Accounting Department is rated among the top programs in the country for undergraduate programs. The Chronicles of Higher Education recently ranked Wisconsin Accounting at the #1 position in its study of scholarly productivity in the discipline on a per-faculty member basis. Public Accounting Reports ranked our programs very highly. The department continues to lead the nation on the number of interns we place at the Financial Accounting Standards Board, and we continue to be in the top set of schools on CPA exam first time pass rates. We are also proud to be part of a great university with excellent resources available to both faculty and students. The Wisconsin School of Business offers degrees in Accounting at the undergraduate, master's (IMAcc & GMAcc), and PhD level. The School currently enrolls approximately 1800 undergraduates (sophomore/junior/senior level), 400 masters, and 60 PhD students.
  Additional Information:
 The Department and School of Business are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to these goals are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in these areas.

A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
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  Employee Class:
 Faculty
Department(s):SCH OF BUSINESS AC&INF SYS
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Term:N/A
Appointment percent:100%
Anticipated begin date:AUGUST 28, 2017
Number of Positions:4

TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION
Application must be received by: NOVEMBER 01, 2016
HOW TO APPLY:

In order to apply, applications must be submitted online at https://uwjobapply.wisc.edu/Apply.aspx?pvl=85707
Applications should include (a) cover letter, (b) full curriculum vitae, (c) a brief statement of current and future research interests, (d) at least one working paper, (e) evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g., teaching evaluations, letters), and (f) the names and contact information for three references

Electronic submissions are required.
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Amber Reierson
 
4250 Grainger Hall   
Fax: 608-890-0663
975 University Ave   
Madison, WI 53706-1324   
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability you can find information about how to make a request at the following website:  http://www.oed.wisc.edu/478.htm

NOTE: Please indicate in writing if you request that your identity be kept confidential. If you do not indicate your preference to remain confidential, the University may be required to disclose your identify and/or application materials. The identity of finalists and successful candidates will be revealed upon request. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).  

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.