The Accounting & Financial Management (ACFM) Department at Bucknell University seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track faculty member to begin in Fall 2018. We will consider outstanding candidates at all ranks, with rank being commensurate with experience. A record of, or the demonstrated potential for, excellence in undergraduate teaching to a diverse student body is required. Candidates must be willing to teach introductory and upper-level courses in the department's CPA-track. A Ph.D. in Accounting is desired; however, ABD candidates will be considered with the requirement that they complete their doctoral degree before their second year.
The successful candidate is expected to pursue an active scholarly agenda. Bucknell's AACSB accredited College of Management values both traditional scholarship and creative scholarship that transcends traditional disciplinary boundaries. Faculty have advising responsibilities and standard course loads of five courses per academic year (with average class sizes of fewer than 30 students).
A Review of applications will begin no later than November 30th, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. For additional information and to apply, please visit Bucknell's career site at: careers.bucknell.edu
Complete files must include a letter of application, a current CV (including the names and contact information of three references), evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of scholarly goals, and a diversity statement. When the College of Management determines that a candidate should be considered for an on-campus visit, the Search Committee Chair will contact that candidate to request samples of scholarship and three letters of reference. Please do not submit scholarship samples and letters of reference until requested by the Search Committee Chair. Questions about the position should be addressed to the College of Management office at 570-577-1337.
MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENTS AT BUCKNELL
The College of Management is AACSB accredited. Its 600 students may choose among four highly interdisciplinary departments that combine courses in the various disciplines of management with offerings in the arts, humanities, natural and social sciences, and engineering. The College's four departments include: Accounting & Financial Management; Global Management; Managing for Sustainability; and Markets, Innovation & Design.
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The College of Management also offers a Bachelor of Management for Engineers degree and an assortment of management electives to students throughout the University. In doing so we aim to address a pressing societal need for well-educated college graduates who understand the basic structures, operating mechanisms, and management principles governing businesses and other organizations.
Bucknell University, an Equal Opportunity Employer, believes that students learn best in a diverse, inclusive community, and is therefore committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek candidates who are committed to Bucknell's efforts to create a climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we encourage members of groups that have been historically underrepresented in higher education to apply (http://www.bucknell.edu/DiversityCouncil).
Bucknell University is a private, highly selective, unique national University where liberal arts and strong professional programs in engineering, business, education and music complement each other. Located in Central Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River, Bucknell is nestled in the Borough of Lewisburg, an architectural gem that has been ranked as one of America's best small towns. The Lewisburg area offers a unique combination of outdoor recreation opportunities, and appealing amenities such as art galleries, an art deco theater, historic museums, and charming independent boutiques and restaurants. In addition to the many cultural and athletic events offered by the University and the Borough, the surrounding region offers outstanding schools, medical facilities, and an affordable cost of living. For those who crave the city, Bucknell is within an easy three-hour drive to Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.