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Western State Colorado University invites applications for a non-tenure track, full-time lecturer faculty position in accounting.
The Accounting program at Western has over 40 majors and serves the more than 380 majors in Business Administration. Students can choose a standard accounting major or one of two emphasis areas in accounting. For more information on the Accounting Program, visit our website at http://www.western.edu/academics/accounting.
Duties: Teaching responsibilities include a 4/4 load and may include courses in introductory accounting and tax, and will include teaching courses in business depending on interests and the background of the successful candidate.
A masters with an emphasis in accounting is required; A Ph.D. in accounting is preferred.
A CPA is also preferred. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to undergraduate education and excellence in teaching. Collegiality and professional flexibility are characteristic of the Business School and would be looked for in the successful candidate.
Additional Application Information: START DATE: August 2020
SALARY/BENEFITS: $65,000-$69,000 (yearly) depending on experience and qualifications. Benefits include an employee/employer shared contribution retirement plan and life and health insurance.
APPLICATION: Apply online at www.western.edu/jobs. Required attachments to the application include: letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy, and a reference list with names and contact information of three references.
Please direct questions to Dr. Kevin Nelson, email@example.com.
Unofficial transcripts are acceptable during screening. Official transcripts are required prior to issuing contract.
Screening of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.
Western is a residential, public university with an enrollment of 3,400 students who come from across Colorado and all fifty states. Faculty members share a strong commitment to personalized education with the liberal arts as its core.
They are student-oriented, collegial, energetic, and engaged in the campus and community. The curriculum provides flexibility where experiential learning and interdisciplinary approaches are valued. Western supports diversity, equity, and inclusivity of all types including ability (physical, mental), social class, racial/ethnic, linguistic, religion, sexual orientation, age, experience, gender, and cultural.
Please see our diversity statement, and our DEII Committee charge. The University is located in Gunnison, Colorado, a rural community 200 miles southwest of Denver. At an elevation of 7,700 feet in the southern Rocky Mountains, the Gunnison Valley provides exceptional year-round outdoor recreational opportunities.
Professionals have chosen Western because of the quality of life combined with rewarding careers. Visit http://www.western.edu to learn more about the university.
Western Colorado University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse, equitable and inclusive campus.
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