Faculty Vacancies

Vacancy - Accounting Assistant/Associate Professor

(Recruitment Number 9500714)

Washburn University, School of Business in Topeka Kansas is seeking to hire a full-time assistant professor or associate professor for a nine month, tenure-track appointment beginning August 2015.  Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Accounting.  ABDs will be considered if substantial progress has been made toward completion of the dissertation.  CPA preferred.  Appointment at the rank of associate professor will be commensurate with experience. 


Teaching responsibilities at the undergraduate and master degree (MAcc and MBA) levels may include the areas of financial, managerial, and cost.  The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and commitment to scholarship (publication in discipline-based peer reviewed journals) and service commensurate with AACSB International accreditation.    


The School of Business is AACSB International accredited and serves more than 700 BBA, MBA, and MAcc students. Washburn University is a dynamic and growing institution located in Topeka, the capital of Kansas.  Washburn University is consistently ranked as one of the top public, masters-level universities in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report. 


Salary will be competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience. 


The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire.  Washburn University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.  Please visit www.washburn.edu/business for more information. 


Application screening will begin September 1, 2014. For full consideration, applicants should submit a letter of application, current vita with names and contact information for three professional references, transcripts of all college work, summary of  teaching performance, and copies of recent scholarly work to Jennifer Bixel, Administrative Specialist; Accounting Search; School of Business; Washburn University; 1700 SW College Avenue; Topeka, KS  66621, or electronically submit to Jennifer.bixel@washburn.edu with Accounting Search in the subject line. We will be present at the AAA meetings in Atlanta, Georgia to provide information about the position.