Graduate School of Management: |
Lecturer and Master of Science Director in Accounting and Finance
The Graduate School of Management (GSOM) at Clark University, AACSB-accredited since 1986, invites applications for a lecturer and Master of Science director in accounting and finance to begin fall 2014 for an initial three-year appointment. The appointment requires a master’s degree or doctorate in hand by September 2014 from an AACSB-International or EQUIS accredited institution. Preference will be given to candidates with prior business and/or management experience. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of teaching excellence in more than one of following areas: financial accounting, managerial accounting, auditing, tax, sustainability accounting and finance, investments, corporate finance, derivatives, equity valuation, and fixed income securities. Candidates must have ability to teach at both the undergraduate and the Master’s level. In addition to teaching four courses per academic year, the lecturer will be responsible for managing the two Master of Science programs in GSOM (Accounting and Finance). Director responsibilities include, but are not limited to: participating in hiring part-time faculty, advising students, leading assurance of learning activities for accreditation purposes, working with career services to support students in pursuit of internship and job opportunities, providing relevant input to the dean’s office regarding the MSA and MSF programs, and supporting recruiting and admissions efforts. Candidates must be prepared to describe and/or demonstrate their capacity for successfully fulfilling the director responsibilities.
The GSOM offers an undergraduate management major, as well as MBA (full-time and part-time), MSF, and MSA degrees. In addition to offering programs on the main campus in Worcester, GSOM has a satellite campus in Metrowest-Boston. Clark University is a private, co-educational research-intensive university with approximately 2,200 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. Since its founding in 1887 as the first all-graduate school in the United States, Clark has been a recognized leader in innovative research and interdisciplinary academic programs. GSOM is a dedicated community of teacher-scholars that values disciplinary and interdisciplinary research and teaching that is of high quality and relevant to practice.
To be considered for an interview applicants should send a letter of interest, vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three references (plus contact information) via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, submissions may be mailed to:
Chair, Accounting/Finance Lecturer Search Committee
Graduate School of Management
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610-1477
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The compensation and benefits package is competitive.
Clark University is committed to sustaining a diverse and inclusive community of faculty, students, and staff with the conviction that such an environment catalyzes learning and cultivates ethical, well-informed, and well-prepared citizens. To this end, we are especially interested in qualified candidates whose research, teaching, and service reflect active engagement with varied perspectives and constituencies. We are an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity university and we strongly encourage women and members of minority groups to apply.
For additional information, please visit our website at: http://www.clarku.edu/gsom/index.cfm