Accounting and Business Law

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the Hankamer School of Business, Department of Accounting and Business Law.


Tracking ID#: F010774

POSITION: Clinical Instructor to Clinical Assistant Professor, to serve as Director of Accounting Internships and Career Development

QUALIFICATIONS: Ideally, the candidate will posess:

• A master’s degree in accounting

• CPA credential (preferred)

• Five years of relevant professional experience in public accounting/industry and exposure to university recruiting/relations

• Knowledge of the employment landscape and opportunities for accounting majors and master’s degree candidates

• Proven ability to build relationships with firm representatives

• Experience in successfully facilitating and coordinating relationships between the accounting faculty and external constituents

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Coach accounting majors on their career planning decisions, action plan development, resume and cover letter writing, interview preparations, and job search activities

• Coordinate accounting major career and professional development events and industry exposure experiences

• Develop firm relationships to achieve excellence in placement of accounting majors in internships and full-time positions

• Expand corporate partnership program to realize department and partner goals.

• Teach accounting course(s) to undergraduate students

• Engage in various service activities to support the Department of Accounting and Business Law, Hankamer School of Business, and Baylor University

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, transcripts, and evidence of an active Christian faith commitment. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Michael Robinson, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #98002
Waco, Texas 76798-8002

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Michael_Robinson@baylor.edu.


Tracking ID#: F010661

POSITION: Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting

QUALIFICATIONS: One position is for individuals whose teaching and research focus is tax; all areas will be considered for the second position, but special consideration will be given to those in accounting information systems or financial accounting. A Ph.D. in accounting is required, although ABD candidates will be considered at the Assistant level. Candidates at the Assistant level should demonstrate excellent teaching potential and have an academic background that strongly suggests an ability to establish an ongoing program of substantive research. Candidates at the Associate level should demonstrate excellent achievement in teaching and have a research record that reflects a significant ongoing research program.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Teach courses as assigned, publish impactful research, and participate in activities that serve the various stakeholders of the Department of Accounting and Business Law.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by November 1, 2014.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, transcripts, and evidence of an active Christian faith commitment. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Michael Robinson, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #98002
Waco, Texas 76798-8002

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Michael_Robinson@baylor.edu.


Tracking ID#: F010662

POSITION: Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting

QUALIFICATIONS: One position is for individuals whose teaching and research focus is tax; all areas will be considered for the second position, but special consideration will be given to those in accounting information systems or financial accounting. A Ph.D. in accounting is required, although ABD candidates will be considered at the Assistant level. Candidates at the Assistant level should demonstrate excellent teaching potential and have an academic background that strongly suggests an ability to establish an ongoing program of substantive research. Candidates at the Associate level should demonstrate excellent achievement in teaching and have a research record that reflects a significant ongoing research program.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Teach courses as assigned, publish impactful research, and participate in activities that serve the various stakeholders of the Department of Accounting and Business Law.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by November 1, 2014.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, transcripts, and evidence of an active Christian faith commitment. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Michael Robinson, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #98002
Waco, Texas 76798-8002

Materials may be submitted electronically to: Michael_Robinson@baylor.edu.


Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.