Employment Opportunities

Position:
Assistant Professor
Department:
Business Administration
Date Posted:
12/18/2020
Closing Date:
Open Until filled

Description

The Hampton University Department of Business Administration invites nominations and applications for Assistant Professor in Accounting, beginning Fall 2021.


Founded in 1868, Hampton University is a leading historically black university (HBCU) located on the Virginia Peninsula in the City of Hampton. It is a privately endowed, co-educational, nonsectarian institution. The five-year MBA program includes 157 academic hours of coursework with an imbedded undergraduate degree in Business Administration (Bachelor of Science). Competencies in the five-year MBA are achieved through an interdisciplinary approach. This approach includes liberal education curriculum; broad accounting, technology and engineering-based business background; interpersonal skills; and structured and varied work experiences through internship. Hampton University 2018-2020 School of Business 61 Professional application and refinement activities are required to ensure business sophistication and the internalization of professional and critical thinking skills as well as to build strong moral character. The five-year MBA program includes 157 academic hours of coursework with an imbedded undergraduate degree in Business Administration (Bachelor of Science). Competencies in the five-year MBA are achieved through an interdisciplinary approach. This approach includes liberal education curriculum; broad accounting, technology and engineering-based business background; interpersonal skills; and, structured and varied work experiences through internship. Professional application and refinement activities are required to insure business sophistication and the internalization of professional and critical thinking skills as well as to build

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Teach undergraduate and graduate Accounting courses
  • Provide instruction based on course description, and outlines, and course description and meet classes as scheduled and maintain accurate academic records
  • Assess student performance and remain current with content, technology, and teaching and learning strategies in the discipline
  • Collaborate with colleagues to review and revise curriculum, course development, teaching materials and teaching methods to promote student success and lifelong learning
  • Provide service to the university and attend meetings/events as required by the University, the School, and the Department
  • Serve and function as an academic advisor
  • Work closely with the School Dean to create a space for collaboration with local and national entities to support the program goals and engage in fundraising
  • Maintain academic standards and professional ethics
  • Identify and implement recruitment strategies to increase enrollment in the department
  • Demonstrate the capacity of high-quality research and grant writing
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Chair of Business Administration and Dean of the School of Business

Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with experience and knowledge in auditing and/or data analytics and those holding professional designations (CPA, CISA, CFE) or having had experience with a national accounting firm. The Ph.D. in Accounting or a related field is required for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. In some cases, exceptionally well-qualified candidates may be considered for appointment at a higher rank. ABD candidates who will not hold the Ph.D. by the time of appointment will not be considered.

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a Hampton University Application for Employment for faculty, a letter outlining the candidate's commitment to teaching, professional and scholarly work; a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation on company letterhead. Applications should be submitted electronically to Glenda.evans@hamptonu.edu and brandy.lowery@hamptonu.edu or mailed to:

Dr. Glenda M. Evans

J.T. George School of Business

Department of Business Administration

Buckman Hall #120A

(757) 727-5361

Glenda.evans@hamptonu.edu

*Hampton University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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