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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Accounting

Position Type: Full Time Faculty
Date Posted: 12/06/2017 
Location: Richmond, IN
IU East At A Glance

Indiana University East, a regional campus of Indiana University, offers residents of eastern Indiana, western Ohio and beyond a broad range of bachelor's degrees, selected master's degrees, and certificates through its traditional main campus in Richmond, off-campus sites, and online program options.

Indiana University East challenges students to grow intellectually and personally in a supportive and scholarly environment where faculty teaching skills and participation in the creation and dissemination of new knowledge and artistic work enhance learning opportunities for all.

Indiana University East values a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, and intellectual perspectives among its faculty, staff, and students. The campus is dedicated to being a strong partner in enhancing the educational, cultural, and economic development of the region it serves through community and civic engagement. Learn more about IU East.

Job Description

Indiana University East, Richmond, IN, invites applications for full-time tenure-track faculty position in Accounting, commencing fall 2018. Candidates must demonstrate a strong desire to excel in teaching and provide ongoing support for student success, in and out of the classroom. Candidates must have an interest in building a sustainable program of accounting research and/or scholarship. Online delivery of programs is an increasingly important aspect of the IU East accounting program. The School of Business & Economics is hiring several Doctoral-qualified faculty as part of our strategy to achieve AACSB accreditation. Learn more about the School of Business and Economics.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities :

Teach online and face-to-face introductory and advanced accounting courses in a BS Business Administration program with both Managerial Accounting and CPA Accounting Concentrations.

This person will be the primary instructor for Income Tax and Advanced Taxation classes.  Applicants holding a JD may be asked to teach Commercial Law and related courses.

Communicate subject matter clearly, correctly, and effectively. Use methods, materials, and technology appropriate to the subject matter.

Maintain an active program of research and scholarship.

Manage the learning environment through keeping accurate records, submitting grades and other reports on time, and enforcing school and campus academic policies.

Demonstrate the ability to develop a professional rapport with diverse populations within the university and community.


Salary is commensurate with experience. The University offers an excellent benefit package. For more information, please click here.



  • Earned Doctorate in Accounting or Business Administration with an Accounting Concentration. ABDs near completion will be considered.  Applicants with a Juris Doctorate and Master of Laws in Taxation or related field will also be considered.
  • Familiarity with US GAAP and US tax codes and practices.
  • CPA and/or CMA certification preferred.
  • Experience advising an IMA Student chapter or other student accounting organization (Beta Alpha Psi, etc.) preferred.
  • Commitment to high-quality undergraduate teaching.
  • To Apply

    Please submit electronically a letter of application, a current CV or resume, and the names and contact information for three current or former supervisors or colleagues who can serve as references with respect to your administrative successes and managerial skills to the following Indiana University Application System at https://indiana.peopleadmin.comPriority will be given to applications received by January 15, 2018, although applications will continue to be received until the position is filled.


    Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.