Endowed Chair or Professorship Position in Accounting
The Department of Accounting within the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa invites applications for an endowed full professor position from individuals with internationally recognized research records starting August 19, 2020. Position is 100% time with benefits. For more information about the Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty policy, refer to the Operations Manual, III 10.1.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Appropriate background checks (e.g. criminal background and credential checks) will be conducted.
Applicants should submit:
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum vita
3. Evidence of teaching effectiveness
4. Samples of recent publications and manuscripts, preferably as PDF files.
5. Final round candidates will be asked to provide 3 letters of recommendation at a later step in the interview process.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.
Direct general questions about the position to Professor Mark Penno (email@example.com); Search Committee Chair, and questions about the application procedure to Nicole Schrock and Kendra Belski (firstname.lastname@example.org) Departmental Administrators.
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