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Assistant Professor
Department of Accounting
College of Business and Economics

The College of Business and Economics invites applications for a tenure-track, 10-month Assistant Professor position in the Accounting Department to begin August 2015.

Ph.D. in accounting or related area with professional certification in accounting. ABD applicants will be considered, but appointment will be at the instructor rank and all degree requirements must be completed by February 1, 2016. Applicants should have a record or demonstrate the potential for a balanced commitment to excellent teaching, quality research and service.

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in accounting, research leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals and university and community service. Teaching load is nine credit hours per semester.

College of Business and Economics:
The College of Business and Economics is accredited by the AACSB for both its business and accounting programs. It conducts undergraduate business programs with majors/concentrations in an array of fields, and jointly offers an MBA program and an M.S. in Accounting in Business Advisory Services program with the University of Baltimore, and an M.S. in Supply Chain Management. The Department of Accounting offers both undergraduate and master’s level graduate programs in accounting and is the only accounting program in the University System of Maryland to hold separate AACSB accreditation.

Towson University:
Towson University ( was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.

Application Process:
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, official transcripts and three letters of reference to:

Professor Andrew Schiff
Recruiting Committee Chair
Towson University
Department of Accounting
Stephens Hall, Room 102
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001

A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

Please be sure to visit to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is: CBE-N-2810.

Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.







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