The Department of Business Administration and Accounting invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor starting in August, 2019, pending final administrative approval. We seek candidates with expertise in Accounting, with preference given to those with an Accounting or Finance Ph.D. and professional experience, especially in the area of tax law, auditing, and compliance. Specific teaching assignments will include Financial and Managerial Accounting, Taxation, Auditing, Operations, and other Accounting courses to meet the needs of the department as well as possibly Business Law and general education courses, including First Year Seminars. Teaching load will average 20 semester credit hours or their equivalent per academic year, and all faculty members teach during the College’s distinctive four-week January Term.
Our department embraces entrepreneurship and promotes experiential and community-based learning in a small undergraduate liberal arts setting. The successful candidate must be committed to excellence and innovation in undergraduate teaching, active engagement in scholarly or creative activities, and working closely with students in a small college environment. Committee service and academic advising also are expected for tenure and promotion.
To apply, please send:
statements of teaching philosophy and research interests
and the names and contact information for three references (at least one of your references must be from a current and/or previous supervisor)
Letters should be addressed to Ramin Kasamanli, Search Chair, and all materials must be sent electronically to email@example.com with Accounting in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Minimum qualifications include a current CPA license and either an M.B.A., an M.S. Accounting, or a JD by the time of the appointment. Alternative current professional certifications by the time of appointment (CIA, CMA, CFA) may be considered in place of the CPA given appropriate experience.
About Hartwick College
Hartwick faculty members are committed to enhancing the learning environment of the College through their work as teachers, scholars, advisors, and mentors.
One of the defining characteristics of Hartwick College is its intimate educational environment, where learning derives from a partnership between motivated students and an excellent faculty. As an extension of the classroom, faculty work with students on collaborative research, artistic interpretation, social service and civic projects, internships, and learning opportunities abroad.
An independent, residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1,200 full-time undergraduates, Hartwick embraces the teacher-scholar model, with teaching excellence as the first priority, and seeks to recruit, retain and promote a diverse workforce.
Located in the scenic Susquehanna River valley in Oneonta, NY, near the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, the College features a Liberal Arts in Practice general education curriculum and aspires to “be the best at melding liberal arts education with experiential learning.”
Hartwick offers health benefits to domestic partners of employees, and prohibits discrimination on ...the basis of sexual orientation/preference and gender identity/expression. Hartwick is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to broadening “the understanding, awareness, and appreciation of diversity among all members of the Hartwick community.” Underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
Hartwick College is committed to providing a safe and secure educational environment. Employment at Hartwick College is therefore contingent upon a successful background check on every new employee. Candidates to whom an offer of employment is made will be required to sign a Release of Information Form authorizing the College to conduct a thorough background check.