The Accounting Department at Niagara University invites applications for a full time, tenure track faculty position in Accounting at the Assistant Professor rank, beginning in Fall 2014.
Home to 600 undergraduate and 275 graduate business students, the College of Business Administration has long-standing AACSB accreditation. Its MBA program was recently named in the Top Tier in North America and global best 150 by CEO magazine. This combination of outstanding quality and small size fosters close 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.
Niagara University was founded in 1856 by the Catholic Vincentian Fathers, whose mission emphasizes practical training and excellence in service of society. 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 bi-national 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.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Accounting or an equivalent degree. All areas of specialization will be considered with preference for healthcare administration, accounting information systems, auditing, and/or international accounting. Candidates should demonstrate success or the potential for excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. A professional accounting certification is preferred. All applicants must be Academically Qualified under AACSB standards. ABD’s will be considered for tenure-track position but PhD must be conferred by 1/15/2016 for continuing employment