Full Time Lecturer in Accounting
DESCRIPTION: The Department of Accounting at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater anticipates a full-time, academic staff position, subject to budgetary approval. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate accounting courses, advising students and professional/academic service activities. Primary teaching areas include Introduction to Financial Accounting and Cost/Managerial Accounting. Ability and/or interest in teaching on-line is a plus.
POSITION AVAILABLE: Fall 2014.
QUALIFICATIONS: The minimum qualification is a graduate degree in accounting or a related area; a professional certification in accounting (e.g., CPA or CMA) or a related field (e.g., CFM or CFA); and the ability to teach (a) Introduction to Financial Accounting and (b) Cost/Managerial Accounting.
SALARY: Competitive, depending on experience and qualifications.
UNIVERSITY and COMMUNITY: The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, founded in 1868, is known for academic, arts and athletic excellence in a setting of high quality, career-oriented undergraduate and graduate pro¬grams. Courses offer a unique blend of personal enrichment and professional experience. UW-Whitewater provides 45 undergraduate programs and 16 graduate degree programs to an enrollment of 10,600 students. The campus is located on 400 rolling acres with 46 buildings, a nature preserve, and an arboretum. UW-Whitewater is also within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan cities of Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago. In Fall 2009, the College of Business & Economics moved into Hyland Hall, a new state-of-the-art, multi-story, 138,000 GSF facility. Hyland Hall houses the instructional, academic support, community service, and economic development programs for the UW-Whitewater College of Business & Economics, the Kachel Center for Innovation, International Studies, and the Department of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health.
UW-Whitewater has exceptionally active student organizations in Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), Institute of Manage¬ment Accountants (IMA), and National Association of Black Accountants (NABA). These nationally recognized groups receive strong support from public accounting and industry, including exposure to "real-life" business situations. Most accounting majors complete an internship before graduation.
APPLICATION: Interested persons should apply in writing to:
Alka Arora, Chair
Attn: Joanna Stradinger
Department of Accounting – HH3301
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190-1790
Tel. No. (262) 472 1344
Please include a summary of educational background and employment experience. A complete credential package consists of: (1) letter of application, (2) statement of teaching philosophy, (3) resume, (4)summary of teaching evaluations, and (5) three letters of recommendation or names and phone numbers of refer¬ences. Original transcripts of all degrees earned and in progress will be required of finalists.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 5, 2013, or until filled.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and all veterans. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.