Colleges of the Fenway Position Opening at Colleges of the Fenway in Boston, Massachusetts

The Simmons University School of Business is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position in Accounting at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, to begin Fall 2019. Accredited by AACSB International, the Simmons School of Business is committed to providing a premier business education. The undergraduate business programs (BSBA), with majors in accounting, finance, retail management, marketing, and management, are exclusively for women. Graduate programs include coed online MBA programs in Business Administration and Business Administration in Health Care. The position is a tenure track appointment in Accounting at the Assistant/Associate Professor beginning Fall 2019 (start date July 1, 2019, negotiable). For best consideration, please submit applications no later than October 15, 2018.

Candidates are expected to have an active research agenda, show evidence of potential for a solid record of peer-reviewed publications, and demonstrate currency in the field. Applicants with a current professional certification are preferred. These certifications might include, but are not limited to, a CPA or CMA. Applicants must have good communication skills, technological abilities, and enthusiasm consistent with teaching excellence and instructional innovation. Faculty members are actively mentored, and are encouraged and supported as they develop themselves professionally. Faculty enjoy a collegial environment with small class sizes, a state-of-the-art LEED-certified building, an engaged alumnae base, and close relationships with the New England business community.

Qualifications:

Earned Doctoral Degree*

Demonstrated excellence in teaching experience

Communication skills

Technological abilities

Enthusiasm consistent with teaching excellence and instructional innovation

*Candidates who are All-But-Dissertation and plan to complete their programs by Fall 2019 will also be considered.

Responsibilities include:

Teaching, research, and service.

Advising undergraduate students, contributing to the assessment of student learning outcomes, and engaging in other service activities within the school, university, business community, and accounting profession.

Collaborating with faculty, academic advisors and program administrators, as needed, to assess and resolve student and faculty concerns according to policies and procedures of the School of Business and College.

Located in Boston, Simmons University is a private, non-sectarian institution that links transformative learning with the pursuit of lifelong purpose. Founded as a women?s college in 1899, Simmons has evolved to become a complex urban university dedicated to innovative teaching and engaged learning in the liberal arts and the professions. The School of Business faculty, together with faculty of the School of Library and Information Science and the Division of Mathematical and Computer Science, form the College of Organizational, Computational, and Information Sciences (COCIS).

Instructions to Applicants: Please submit a resume and cover letter in the Resume/CV section of your application.

As a College committed to diversity, Simmons encourages applications broadly. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body and curriculum

To apply, please visit: https://simmons.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Simmons-Careers/job/Main-Campus---Boston-MA/Tenure-Track-Assistant-Associate-Professor-in-Accounting_R04908

Date Posted: 8/21/2018