Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor of Accounting

Penn State University - Allegheny, PA4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $59,000 - $78,000 a year
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Penn State Greater Allegheny invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor of Accounting, (multi-year appointment, 36 weeks) to begin January 2019, or as negotiated. Responsibilities: Teach eight courses (12 credits per semester) annually using traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods. Courses may include Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision Making, Auditing, Managerial Accounting: Economic Perspective, Principles of Taxation, and Intermediate Financial Accounting I and II. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed.

Participate in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students and provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Engage in activities to stay current in the discipline.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a minimum of a master’s degree in business administration (MBA), accounting, or related area of business plus professional certification in Accounting (e.g., CPA, CMA). Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage. Prior college-level and online teaching experience preferred, as is industry experience.

Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Campus Information: Penn State is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.

Penn State Greater Allegheny is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses statewide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 500 students. The coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors is offered, as well as eleven baccalaureate degrees and three associate degrees. This residential campus is located southeast of Pittsburgh in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

Students and faculty at Penn State Greater Allegheny have all of the resources of a major research university at their disposal, but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting and have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members.

For more information about the campus, visit http://greaterallegheny.psu.edu/ Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to provide letters of reference. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Michelle Gordon, Penn State Greater Allegheny. E-mail: mgh11@psu.edu.

Telephone: (412)-675-9496. Closing Date: Application review begins September 30, 2018 and continues until a suitable candidate is found.