Central Connecticut State University — Assistant / Associate Accounting Professor [#C19-012]

Central Connecticut State University invites applications for full-time, tenure-track faculty positions in the Accounting Department. Successful candidates will teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in accounting. Candidates are expected to contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship and to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. Faculty also participate in assessment, curriculum development, faculty governance, and other faculty activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate in Accounting or a related field from a regionally accredited university, or a Master’s degree in a related field plus enrollment in a terminal degree program in accounting or a closely related field with a planned completion date no later than December 2022.
  • Commitment to serving a culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse student body and community.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional experience in accounting (Manager level experience strongly preferred)
  • Two years full time (or equivalent) experience of college teaching and an interest in teaching accounting
  • Professional accounting certification (CPA preferred)
  • Capable of meeting AACSB’s classification as Scholarly Academic or Scholarly Practitioner

The University: CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students – 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 30 percent of students are from communities of color. Visit our web site at http://www.ccsu.edu/.

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford. CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.” Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application and Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by December 1, 2018. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, go to https://hrat.ccsu.edu/default.php , click on Apply Now and electronically submit the following in a single file and in the order given below:

  • Letter of interest addressing the qualifications for the position
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Names of three current professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Candidates currently in terminal degree programs must submit a letter from their thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion.

Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., SSN, DOB, marital status, country of origin) from any documents submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Emailed or mailed copies will not be accepted.

Finalists will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation.

For information, contact Dr. Monique Durant at 860-832-3252 or durantmon@ccsu.edu.

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer

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