Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service invites applications for the position of Chair for its Department of Accounting in the John Cook School of Business. Based upon qualifications, the prospective candidate may also be considered for an endowed professorship.
The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. in Accounting from an AACSB or equivalent-accredited school, an established record of publication in top-tier journals in their accounting discipline, a record of effective teaching, and will hold a CPA. While having previous experience as a department chair or other administrative experience is desirable; it is not required.
The Department is separately accredited by the AACSB and offers both an undergraduate degree and a Masters of Science in Accounting. The undergraduate accounting program was ranked 23rd and the graduate accounting program was ranked 24th by US News and World Report. The position will begin Fall 2017.John Cook School of Business. Founded in 1910 with Father Joseph Davis' vision to create a flourishing school of finance and commerce, the John Cook School of Business is the oldest business school west of the Mississippi River. Rooted in a rich history of values-based business education, for the past century Saint Louis University's business school has continuously sought to define business education. Accredited by AACSB International —the premier accrediting agency for degree programs in business —the John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University is home to top-25 programs in accounting, entrepreneurship, international business and supply chain management. In 2016, US News & World Report ranked the Cook School No. 94 out of more than 400 business schools in the country. To learn more about the John Cook School of Business, visit business.slu.edu.
About Saint Louis University: Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit institution that values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. Founded in 1818, the University fosters the intellectual and character development of nearly 13,000 students on two campuses in St. Louis and Madrid, Spain. Building on a legacy of nearly 200 years, Saint Louis University continues to move forward with an unwavering commitment to a higher purpose, a greater good.
Interested candidates must apply online at https://jobs.slu.edu, and submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae and references. All other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to Dr. Yan Sun, firstname.lastname@example.org, Chair of the Search Committee. Successful applicants must show proof of their eligibility to legally work in the United States.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, ...and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.