The faculty member shall be responsible for the following: teaching assigned classes under the supervision of the area dean; helping students fulfill their maximum potential in mastering course content; assessing student learning outcomes; maintaining a thorough and up-to-date knowledge in their regular teaching field; continuing professional development; utilizing current technology in the performance of job duties; maintaining standards of professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position; assisting with articulation and curriculum development and review; serving on college committees and participating in faculty governance including accreditation and student co-curricular activities; assuming other responsibilities as assigned by the area dean; fulfilling other duties and responsibilities of a full-time faculty member as outlined in the college faculty handbook.
The department maintains a focus on:
Development and growth of a strong and diverse accounting program.
Active involvement in program evaluation, student learning outcomes, and curriculum development, utilizing current accounting/business/computer practices and new technologies.
Establishing job contacts.
Providing assistance to students in their employment goals.
Position Salary Information:
Initial maximum salary placement is based on academic degree, upper/graduate level units earned, and/or related professional occupational experience per the Los Rios College Federation of Teachers (LRCFT) contract Article 2 (The initial maximum placement is Class V, Step 8).
Applicants applying to this position may also be interested in applying to the following positions:
Accounting Assistant Professor at American River College, posting #F00484P
The instructional assignment may include, but is not limited to, teaching courses in all levels of Accounting at the college in:
Introduction to Managerial Accounting
College Accounting (Record Keeping)
Introduction to Financial Accounting
Computerized Accounting (including QuickBooks)
Intermediate Accounting (two semesters)
Applied Accounting Practice
Small Business Taxation
Introduction to Federal and California State Income Taxation
The instructional assignment may include day, evening, online, hybrid, weekend, and/or off-campus classes.
Accounting Assistant Professor Minimum Qualifications
Have a master’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by August 22, 2019, in Accountancy or Business Administration with Accounting concentration; OR, have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by August 22, 2019, in Business with Accounting emphasis, Business Administration with Accounting emphasis, or Economics with Accounting emphasis, AND have a master’s degree in Business, Business Administration, Business Education, Economics, Taxation, or Finance; OR, have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, completed by August 22, 2019, in Accountancy or Business Administration with Accounting concentration, AND hold a valid CPA license; OR, hold a California Community College Instructor’s Credential in the discipline area; OR, the equivalent*.
Have an equity-minded focus, responsiveness, and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in learning styles; and successfully foster and support an inclusive educational and employment environment.
Applicants applying under the “equivalent” provision must attach details and explain how their academic preparation and/or professional experience is the equivalent of the degrees listed above.
If your degree title differs from the minimum qualifications listed above, you are requested to submit this equivalency statement.
The Los Rios Community College District is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, political affiliation or belief, or marital status.
Additional Salary Information: Additional earnings may be available for summer, overload, and stipends. LRCCD Salary Schedules
Additional Salary InformationEntering annual salary within a given range varies, depending upon units/degrees completed at accredited colleges/universities and experience.