Position: Tenure-track of Assistant Professor in Accounting
Organization: Univeristy of New Brunswick Fredericton
Unit: Faculty of Business Administration
The Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton campus, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Accounting. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence as of January 1, 2020 or as soon thereafter as possible. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
Applicants must have a PhD or DBA in Accounting. Applicants who are ABD at the time of application will be considered but must demonstrate that their completion date will precede the start date for the appointment. Preference will be given to candidates holding a professional designation from a recognized accounting body and those with an expertise in Data Analytics at the undergraduate and graduate level.
The successful candidate must have a demonstrated record of excellence in university teaching and research or evidence of the potential to develop such a record. Teaching assignments will be at the undergraduate and graduate level and will cover all areas of the accounting curriculum.
The FBA is innovative in its programs, curriculum design and outreach activities. It has more than 840 students in the undergraduate program and 100 students in the graduate program. In addition to the domestic programs, the FBA also offers its programs in partnership with an institution in Trinidad and Tobago. Further information relating to the University of New Brunswick and the Faculty can be viewed at www.unb.ca and www.unb.ca/fredericton/business.
Review of applications will begin immediately with applications being accepted until the date of September 7, 2019. Applications are to include a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, evidence of research and teaching effectiveness (if appropriate), a brief statement covering research interests and teaching philosophy, and the names and contact details (including email addresses) for three academic references. Application packages are to be submitted to:
Dr. Devashis Mitra, Dean
Faculty of Business Administration
University of New Brunswick
PO Box 4400
Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A3
Short-listed candidates will be required to provide satisfactory proof of credentials including appropriately certified translations of credentials into English, as applicable.
The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.