Lecturer of Accounting
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Summary of Position:
The University of New Hampshire’s Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in Accounting to begin in January or August 2023.
This is a nine-month contract position with an initial appointment term of two years, with possible renewal at the discretion of the College.
The full-time lecturer will teach six courses per academic year, which include multiple course preps. Applicants are expected to meet the College’s standards for being qualified in accordance with AACSB standards by retaining engagement and currency in the accounting field. Applicants should not only have a commitment to teaching excellence but also a willingness to get involved with various Paul College activities outside the classroom, including serving on faculty committees, attending College meetings, and working with and mentoring students. Paul College strives for excellence in diversity and candidates should demonstrate skill in working with diverse constituencies in the academic environment and an ability to cultivate external relations with community leaders, institutions, and stakeholders.
Additional Job Information
Applicants should submit a letter of interest; resume; recent teaching evaluations, if applicable; a statement of how your teaching or professional experience supports diversity and inclusion; and contact information for three references including name, address, e-mail address, and phone number. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, please submit your application by September 30, 2022.
The Department of Accounting and Finance offers an Accounting option within the business major, a Master of Science in Accounting program, and a core accounting course for the MBA program. Accounting is an important program offering on campus.
The Peter T. Paul College is a nationally ranked and AACSB accredited business school in the state of New Hampshire with world-class academic programs in business administration, economics, and hospitality management. We are an inclusive community that respects and harnesses the power of diverse perspectives, identities, and experiences to enhance learning. The College has 100 faculty, approximately 2,400 students in our undergraduate majors, several hundred undergraduate minors, and 400 students in graduate programs, including MBA (full-time, part-time, and online), MS Accounting, MS Finance, MS Business Analytics, and MA and Ph.D. in Economics. Paul College faculty and students enjoy a state-of-the-art facility with 115,000 square feet of space and high-tech classrooms, a behavioral research laboratory, and breakout meeting rooms.
UNH is a federal contractor within the meaning of the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. This position may require that you be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the future, unless you apply for and receive a religious or medical exemption. You may not test out of this requirement.
Acceptable Minimum Qualifications
Minimum qualifications include a Certified Public Accounting license and either U.S. public accounting firm experience or other extensive U.S. accounting-related work experience.
The University of New Hampshire is unable to sponsor applicants for employment visas for this position.
Additional Preferred Qualifications
A graduate degree in accounting or taxation is preferred; however, applicants with significant professional experience will be considered. Prior successful teaching experience is also preferred.
Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.
If Renewable or Number of years, please specify
2-year initial contract
Applicants must apply https://jobs.usnh.edu/postings/50192
The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or marital status.