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Assistant Professor or Instructor of Accounting 

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Assistant Professor or Instructor of Accounting
Fort Hays State University

Position Announcement

Date of Appointment: August 6, 2015

Rank: Assistant Professor or Instructor

Position Description: Full-time, tenure-track or temporary position

Responsibilities: This is a nine-month, tenure-track or temporary position. The candidate accepted for this position will be expected to teach 12 hours per semester at the undergraduate level in accounting in both lower and upper division courses (may include both on-campus and online courses) and participate in departmental and university activities. The primary teaching areas are financial and managerial accounting.

Qualifications: Prefer a Ph.D. in accounting from an AACSB accredited school or individuals at ABD status who are within one year of completing their degree. Will consider individuals with a Masters degree in accounting who hold a CPA license and have at least three years of relevant professional experience. Preference will also be given to applicants with teaching experience related to U.S. GAAP. The successful candidate must be a U.S. citizen or eligible for employment in the U.S. Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications.

Application Procedure: Required application materials include a cover letter, a curriculum vita, names of at least three references, and university transcripts (copies are acceptable) showing courses taken for graduate credit. Submit application materials via e-mail to or mail application materials to:
Linda Kepka, Administrative Assistant,
Department of Economics, Finance, and Accounting,
Fort Hays State University, 600 Park Street, Hays KS 67601

Deadline: Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.


Notice of Non-discrimination – Fort Hays State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin, color, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or veteran status.

Background Check: Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check.

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