University of South Carolina Upstate — Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting

University of South Carolina Upstate
Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting

The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment. Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.

Job Description: Faculty position to teach on the Spartanburg and/or Greenville campus. Tenure-track nine month faculty position to teach Accounting beginning August 16, 2019. Depending upon candidate qualifications and course needs, the teaching assignment can be in any area of accounting with financial accounting preferred. Candidate should embrace diversity and be comfortable with community engagement and service that will include student advising, undergraduate research and experiential learning.

Required Qualifications: Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Accounting or related field with relevant coursework in accounting. Candidate must have graduated from an AACSB International accredited program and be qualified as “Scholarly Academic” in Accounting under the AACSB 2017 standards and demonstrate a commitment to contributing to the College’s mission through excellence in teaching, student advising, service and professional engagement or scholarly publications. ABD candidates with planned completion date by August 15, 2019 may also be considered.

Preferred Qualifications: Professional certification in Accounting; professional experience and ability to work closely with students and the professional community; qualifications and ability to teach Intermediate Accounting.

Applicant Instructions: For a complete job description and to apply, go to:

Contact information:
Dr. Elizabeth Cole
Search Committee Chair
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303

The University of South Carolina Upstate is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.