Accounting Tenure-Track Associate Professor Faculty Position - LeTourneau University in Longview Texas

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LeTourneau University

Longview, Texas 75607


United States

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Assistant/Associate  Professor of Accounting/Tenure Track

TITLE:

Assistant Professor of   Accounting/Tenure Track
  School of Business

 

DATE POSTED:

 

LOCATION:

Longview

REPORTS TO:

Dean, School of Business

SCHEDULE:

The position involves a standard nine-month contract with the possibility of summer school teaching. Classes and other responsibilities are conducted primarily weekdays, but will include some evening classes and activities as well as the possibility of independent studies.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with a strong commitment to teaching excellence, scholarship and program development. This individual will have primary teaching responsibilities in accounting at both the undergraduate and master’s level.  Teaching responsibilities will include both face-to-face and online courses.  This position also includes assistance in developing and implementing a Masters in Accounting (MAcc) program.  Participation in university community events, campus life, student advising and success programs, and university service is also expected.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicants should have a PhD in business with a particular emphasis in accounting or finance. Additional credentialing as a CPA is essential. LeTourneau University seeks a person with an enthusiastic and contagious Christian faith who is committed to teaching at a small, dynamic Christian University where the integration of faith and academic excellence is paramount.

DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: Fall 2015

PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:

In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information. Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170.

Applications are required and are available from www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX. Send completed application, CV, cover letter and transcripts to Dr. Steven D. Mason, Associate Provost-Dean of Faculty, P.O. Box 7001, Longview, TX 75607-7001. Email inquiries to   GerrieForbis@letu.edu or fax information to (903) 233-3201.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:

Inspired by faith and a spirit of ingenuity, LeTourneau University integrates learning, living and Christian leadership in a community of integrity, academic quality and technological innovation.

LeTourneau University is a regionally accredited interdenominational Christ-centered university offering undergraduate degrees in aviation, business, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, health care management, health science-nursing, human services, kinesiology, the liberal arts, psychology, the sciences and theology. Graduate degree offerings include business administration, health care administration, counseling, education, engineering, marriage & family therapy, psychology and strategic leadership.

Nearly 2,730 students attend LeTourneau University. Around 1,350 of these students are enrolled in programs at LETU's residential campus, while more than 1,380 make up the university's global campus, attending classes online and at educational centers in Dallas and Houston.

LETU students typically represent all 50 states, nearly 30 countries, and more than 50 denominational groups. The SAT average of entering residential freshmen is often 140-160 points above the national average and indicate a strong academic quality, although provision is made for students with lower scores who possess evidence of potential achievement.

LeTourneau has been consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges." LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. The business program is accredited by IACBE. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.

The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of 150,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

 

http://www.letu.edu

Keyword Phrases

  • Teaching Excellence
  • CPA license is essential
  • Scholarship and Program Development
  • Integration of faith and academic excellence
  • On-ground and online
  • Graduate and Undergraduate students
  • Implementing MAcc Program
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 5 years
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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