Pending budget approval, Niagara University invites applications for an academically qualified (AQ) tenure track position in accounting at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank. The position will begin in September of 2013.
History: Niagara University (NU) was founded in 1856 by the Catholic Vincentian Fathers, whose mission emphasizes practical training and excellence in service of society. Home to 600 undergraduate and 250 graduate business students, the College of Business Administration is an AACSB-accredited program. This combination of quality and size fosters intense student-faculty relationships permeating all aspects of instruction, research, and service. Accounting offers graduate and undergraduate programs, including a 150-hour CPA licensure qualifying degree in professional accountancy, and a minor in Forensics Accounting.
Location:NU’s traditional stone buildings and leafy green campus sits on Monteagle Ridge, overlooking the Niagara River Gorge just three miles north of the majestic Niagara Falls. Immediately adjacent to Canada, NU’s binational culture is built on close proximity to major manufacturing and business centers in Buffalo and Toronto, attracting from both countries significant populations of students and faculty. Niagara Falls also boasts an affordable cost of living almost 20% below the national average.
Position:The College of Business Administration seeks outstanding candidates who value our mission and share our commitment to academic excellence and ethical values. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Accounting or equivalent degree; ABDs may also apply. A professional accounting certification is preferred. Candidates should demonstrate success and excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. A primary emphasis in Accounting Information Systems (AIS), auditing, and/or international accounting is preferred. Salary and benefits are AACSB competitive (3/3 teaching load).