Department of Accountancy
Weatherhead School of Management
CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY
A Private, Non-Sectarian, Research and Educational institution in Cleveland, Ohio
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR – TENURE TRACK
The Department of Accountancy, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, invites applications for a full-time position at the level of Assistant Professor (tenure track) beginning July 1, 2017. The Department has 11 full time faculty and supports a comprehensive range of courses at the undergraduate, graduate and executive levels including the BS in Accounting, the Master of Accountancy, and doctoral programs. Both the Weatherhead School of Management and the Department of Accountancy are AACSB-accredited. CWRU enrolls nearly 10,000 students with approximately 600 enrolled in the School of Management. The University is located in the cultural center of Cleveland, University Circle, where the home of the Cleveland Orchestra, Severance Hall is located, as well as the Cleveland Museum of Art and similar institutions.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates are required to hold an earned doctorate with a major field of study in accountancy from an AACSB-accredited institution, preferably one which holds both accounting and business accreditation.
Candidates must possess an active U.S. CPA license and be eligible for employment in the United States.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are required.
Candidates with the following attributes are preferred: A dedicated teaching focus in the auditing area and willingness to teach advanced accounting; substantial auditing experience in a global public accounting firm including significant administrative responsibilities; work experience serving as a key player (i.e., partner, manager, etc.) on publicly held company audits as well as a working knowledge of the public company accounting oversight board inspection process; previous significant involvement/interaction with major professional accounting organizations; a strong research focus including current and planned research to contribute to both academic and policy areas through consequential and engaging behavioral research focused in audit.
Candidates must provide evidence of recent effective teaching in the college classroom. Experience in NASBA qualified continuing professional education (CPE) is desirable to assist in fulfilling our accreditation commitment to consequential activity. Each candidate must be capable of effectively teaching courses in advanced auditing, and advanced financial accounting at the undergraduate and graduate program levels as well as behavioral research in the doctoral program.
Additional information may be found at: http://weatherhead.case.edu/acct.