The Charles W. Lamden School of Accountancy (School) at San Diego State University (SDSU) invites applications for an assistant professor, tenure-track position beginning Fall 2018. This position is contingent upon state funding. Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. or DBA in accounting or business administration before August 2018. We are seeking applicants with a demonstrated research agenda, strong commitment to excellence in teaching, and professional accounting experience (professional certification is desirable).
The School expects applicants to:
Perform high quality academic research in the areas of taxation, managerial, or financial accounting.
Engage in teaching excellence at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels.
Participate in service to SDSU and the accounting profession, including interacting effectively with the business community.
San Diego State University (SDSU), founded in 1897, is the largest and oldest higher education institution in San Diego and among the oldest in California. SDSU has been designated by the Carnegie Foundation as a "Research University with high research activity," and has been ranked the number one small (14 PhD programs or less) research university in the United States. The SDSU College of Business Administration is AACSB accredited with approximately 4,000 undergraduate business majors and over 500 graduate students. Its accomplished faculty and highly ranked academic programs provide an exceptional foundation for an institution with significant regional, national, and international impact.
SDSU is a large, diverse, urban university and Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence. Our campus community is diverse in many ways, including race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, pregnancy, medical condition, and covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all. SDSU is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience in and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups.
The Charles W. Lamden School of Accountancy is separately accredited by the AACSB with approximately 900 undergraduate students and 150 graduate students. The School’s academic programs are a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) – Accounting Major, Master of Science in Accountancy (MSA), and a combined 4+1 degree program (BMACC). The School’s faculty includes 16 tenure-track faculty as well as several full- and part-time lecturers. Support for research includes access to databases (e.g., WRDS), funding for approved projects through grant programs, and graduate student research assistants.
Consideration of applicants will begin on July 10, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants must apply via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/42689.
The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.
Since it was founded in 1897, San Diego State University has grown to offer bachelor's degrees in 91 areas, master's degrees in 78 areas and doctorates in 22 areas. SDSU's approximately 35,000 students participate in an academic curriculum distinguished by direct contact with faculty and an increasing international emphasis that prepares them for a global future. SDSU's annual economic impact to t...he state of California is $6.5 billion, according to an impact report done by the California State University in 2010.Of SDSU's 280,000-plus alumni, approximately 60 percent live in San Diego. They comprise more than half the region's engineers, teachers, entrepreneurs and the local workforce for a host of other industries.San Diego State University is a community diverse in race, ethnicity, language, culture, social class, national origin, religious and political belief, age, ability, gender, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation. As a university committed to learning in all its forms, San Diego State University recognizes the need to attract and retain a critical mass of diverse persons who will advance its goals and ideals.