The School of Accounting in the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University is accepting applications for a non-tenure-track Professor of Practice (either assistant or associate rank) to begin in either spring or fall 2019. This faculty member will teach accounting information systems at the undergraduate level and may teach data analytics at the master’s level. Candidates must have a record demonstrating excellence in teaching (preferably AIS and/or data analytics) and the capacity to publish in refereed journals, maintaining the AACSB qualification of Scholarly Academic. Candidates must hold a doctorate (or must have earned a doctorate before the start date) from an AACSB-accredited university and must have completed at least 18 graduate hours of accounting coursework. Professional experience in accounting and/or certification is strongly preferred.
Salary and benefits are highly competitive. The teaching load for this position is 3-3. Additional compensation is available for summer teaching. Funding also is available to support research, including conference travel.
Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Tech University are encouraged to apply. Service duties include program-building and commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the School, College, and University is expected.
Interested applicants should apply online at http://www.texastech.edu/careers using the position number 15200BR and submit (1) a letter of interest, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) a summary of teaching evaluations (in particular, the key “instructor effectiveness” metric) for the last three years. For additional information, please contact the chair of the faculty search committee by emailing email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately, and submission of applications by October 17 is preferred.
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.
About Texas Tech University
Established in 1923, Texas Tech University (TTU) is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas. TTU’s enrollment exceeds 36,000, including students from all 50 states and more than 100 foreign countries. The Rawls College of Business currently enrolls more than 4,000 undergraduates, 800 master-level students, 60 doctoral students, and boasts the first separately accredited School of Accounting in Texas. Currently, the School of Accounting enrolls 14 doctoral students. The Carnegie Foundation classifies TTU as having Highest Research Activity (Tier 1). The TTU Red Raiders are charter members of the Big 12 Conference and compete in Division I athletics. The Lubbock metropolitan area is home to more than 300,000 residents and is nicknamed the Hub City due to being the economic, educational, cultural, and health care hub for West Texas. Lubbock International Airport is served by American, Southwest, and United airlines and currently offers direct flights to and from Austin, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, and Phoenix.
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