ACCOUNTING: The Accounting Department at East Central University (ECU) invites applications for (2) full-time positions (tenure track) in Accounting with rank negotiable and possibility of one appointment serving as Department Chair beginning Fall 2014. The Accounting Department offers an undergraduate program and a master’s program. The department resides in the Stonecipher School of Business.
ECU is a student-centered regional state university located in Ada, Oklahoma. ECU offers thirty-four undergraduate baccalaureate degree programs in arts and letters, business, education, mathematics and sciences, nursing, and the social sciences. Eight master's degrees are offered in education, human resources, psychology, and accounting. ECU's 4,600 students come from 32 countries and 28 different states. About 65% of the 172 faculty members hold doctorates.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses. If appointment includes department chair duties, there is a reduced teaching load. Non-teaching duties include departmental and university committee assignments and student advising. A commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarly activity and professional service is expected. Successful candidates will have the potential to collaborate with students and faculty across disciplines and become involved with the local business community, student internships/research, and a high-performing chapter of NASBA Center for the Public Trust. Additional academic service includes supporting the enhancement of the visibility of the accounting program by conducting cross-disciplinary and community programs promoting the accounting program.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have either (1) a Ph.D. or DBA in Accounting, (2) a doctorate degree in Finance or a related discipline with at least one professional accounting certification (e.g., CPA, CMA, CIA), (3) a JD with at least one professional accounting certification, or (4) a master degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline with at least one professional accounting certification. Candidates with previous university teaching experience or equivalent professional experience are preferred. Previous experience as a successful department chair highly desired in one position.
TO APPLY: Send letter of application; resume; statement of teaching philosophy; transcripts; name, addresses, phone numbers of three professional references; and *Disclosure Statement to Stephanie Moss, Employment Services, East Central University, 1100 E. 14th Street, PMB D-2, Ada, OK 74820 or email@example.com. Application review will begin on November 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. For more information about ECU, visit our web site at http://www.ecok.edu