Lehigh University, Department of Accounting

Position ID:Lehigh-Accounting-VAP [#15916]
Position Title: Visiting Professor of Accounting
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map]
Subject Area: Accounting
Appl Deadline:2020/04/30help popup (posted 2020/01/27)
Position Description:    

Lehigh University 
Department of Accounting 
Visiting Professor of Accounting 

The Department of Accounting in Lehigh University’s College of Business seeks a Visiting Professor of Accounting to begin in August 2020. This is a non-tenure track, full-time position for a term of one or two years. The selected candidate will teach two sections in the Fall semester and three sections in the Spring semester, and is also expected to participate in the Department’s research activities. Applicants must have (1) an earned doctorate in accounting from an AACSB or equivalently accredited institution, (2) a demonstrated ability for high-quality teaching in accounting information systems, and (3) strong communication and interpersonal skills. 

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE OF BUSINESS: Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation’s highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia.  

Lehigh Business is home to over 1,200 undergraduates, 270 graduate students, and 80 full-time faculty members, including 15 accounting faculty.   The Public Accounting Report's Annual Professors Survey (2019) ranks Lehigh’s undergraduate accounting and masters of accounting programs, respectively, as 3rd and 16th nationally among “small” schools (i.e., schools with 16 or fewer accounting faculty). The College’s Flex MBA and undergraduate business programs, respectively, are ranked 4th and 25th nationally by Poets & Quants. Over the past four years, Lehigh Business faculty have published research in all five premier accounting research journals (see https://business.lehigh.edu/facultyresearch/research). 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, letters of reference, and dissertation proposal or other scholarly work electronically to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15916. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 

Please note that this position is pending budgetary approval. For additional information, please contact Professor C. Bryan Cloyd, Perella Professor of Accounting and Chairman of the Department of Accounting, Lehigh University. Email: cbc215@lehigh.edu; Phone: 610.758.2816. Informational URL: http://cbe.lehigh.edu/faculty-research/faculty-recruitment 

Lehigh University is interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching and service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lehigh University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits. Lehigh University also has excellent work-life balance ideals viewable at: http://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
http://cbe.lehigh.edu/faculty-research/faculty-recruitment
email
610-758-2816
 
Department of Accounting
Rauch Business Center
621 Taylor Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015

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