THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON MICHAEL G. FOSTER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Recruiting for an Assistant Professor
The Accounting Department at the Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington is recruiting to hire a tenure track Assistant Professor for the 2016-2017 academic year. The position is open to all teaching areas within accounting and all research methodologies. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in related field or foreign equivalent. University of Washington faculty members engage in research, teaching, and service.
The Foster School of Business is proud to support top-ranked programs at the undergraduate, MBA, Ph.D., and executive levels. The Accounting Department ranks first in contributions to financial accounting research according to a study out of Brigham Young University and comprises of a group of highly productive scholars. The Foster School of Business is housed in Paccar Hall, a 135,000 square foot state-of-the art classroom and faculty office building.
Seattle, the location of the Foster School of Business, is a culturally rich city offering a picturesque setting, vibrant life style, and innumerable recreational opportunities. Headquartered in Seattle are world-class companies such as Amazon, Costco, Expedia, Microsoft, Nintendo, Nordstrom, REI, Starbucks, and T-Mobile, among others. Not surprisingly, Seattle is considered to be one of the most desirable cities to live in the western hemisphere.
Applications should include any published or unpublished research (including a research paper based on the candidate's dissertation if a new entrant in the market), evidence of teaching experience (if any), at least three letters of reference, and curriculum vitae.
Application deadline is March 25, 2016 or until position is filled.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
If you have a question about the details of this search / position please contact the hiring unit directly. Thank you for your interest in this position at the University of Washington.
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