University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 92068



Working Title:
Full, Assoc, or Asst. Professor in Accounting and Information Systems
Official Title:
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.
  Position Summary:
 The Accounting and Information Systems Department in the Wisconsin School of Business seeks aN Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in the field of Accounting. The position would be responsible for teaching graduate and undergraduate students in Accounting and Information Systems or related field at the Wisconsin School of Business, conducting scholarly research and performing university service.

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.
Principal duties:
Job Duties:
-Create and maintain a strong program of research
-Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in the Wisconsin School of Business
-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.
  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.

  Employee Class:
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Appointment percent:100%
Anticipated begin date:AUGUST 20, 2018
Number of Positions:2

Application must be received by: NOVEMBER 01, 2017
To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by no later than 11:55 p.m. CDT, November 1, 2017. Please complete the online application: You will be asked to include (a) statement of interest, (b) full curriculum vitae, (c) one PDF file to include a brief statement of current and future research interests, at least one working paper, and evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g., teaching evaluations, letters). You will also be asked to provide the names and contact information for three references. References will be contacted and asked to provide a letter of recommendation.

- Unless confidentiality is requested in your online application, information regarding the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality
- Electronic submissions are required
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Amber Reierson
Phone: 608-262-0480
975 University Ave   
Fax: N/A
4250F Grainger Hall Of Bus Admin   
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. )

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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.