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About the Opportunity:
The Accounting Group of the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts invites applications for tenured or tenure-track positions, with employment beginning in the 2020-21 academic year. Qualified candidates at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels will be considered. We are particularly interested in candidates with teaching and/or research interests in topics that involve data analytics and emerging technologies in accounting.
Responsibilities: D'Amore-McKim School of Business (DMSB) has been one of the fastest-rising business schools in the U.S. during the last decade, and it is today widely recognized for its commitment to research and experiential approach to education. We emphasize a strong research program that targets top-tier journals and a strong commitment to teaching excellence. Our areas of research focus include auditing, governance, tax, and managerial topics, using archival and experimental methods. Of particular interest is the impact of data analytics on the future of business and the accounting profession. The Group emphasizes a combination of rigorous scholarship and collegiality to produce a stimulating and productive environment, and plans to continue to grow significantly in the near future.
The Group currently has 17 full-time, research active, tenured and tenure-track faculty, and 9 full-time non-tenure track faculty. Research support, including extensive subscriptions to relevant datasets, is excellent. Primary teaching responsibilities will include one or more of the following areas: data analytics, financial, managerial and tax, at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Qualifications: Candidates are required to hold a doctorate in Accounting or a related field by the start date. We seek candidates who are committed to excellence in research and teaching. Experienced candidates should have a significant research record and leadership potential. Candidates must have backgrounds in or commitment to working with diverse student populations and/or in culturally diverse work and educational environments.
Candidates should be committed to fostering diverse and inclusive environments as well as to promoting experiential learning, which are central to a Northeastern University Education. Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.