Accounting, Professorial Stream Position, Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto Canada
Consistently ranked in the top tier of the world’s best business schools and #1 in Canada, the Schulich School of Business is known for its global reach, innovative programming and the diversity of its student body, faculty and staff. Schulich enrolls some 3,000 students in undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate business degree programs leading to careers in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. Located in Toronto, Canada, the School’s multimillion-dollar, award-winning complex is on York University’s main campus. Schulich’s downtown Miles S. Nadal Management Centre is situated in the heart of the city’s financial district.
The Schulich School of Business is seeking an outstanding scholar and educator in Accounting for a tenured or tenure-track professorial stream position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor effective July 1, 2022. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.
Applicants should have a track record of outstanding quantitative-oriented accounting research and teaching in at least one of the following areas: management accounting, financial accounting, auditing or taxation.
Candidates will have a PhD in accounting or related field with demonstrated outstanding accounting research and scholarship. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate recent supervision of PhD students; teach advanced courses in the Master of Accounting Program, as well as in the BBA, MBA and PhD Programs; demonstrate teaching excellence, with curriculum development as an asset; hold a recognized professional accounting designation; and contribute positively to the collegial governance of the Accounting Area and the School as a whole.
The successful candidate will be expected to engage in outstanding, innovative, and, as appropriate, externally funded research at the highest level.
Candidates must provide evidence of research excellence of a recognized international calibre as demonstrated in: the research statement; a record of publications (or forthcoming publications) with significant journals in the field; presentations at major conferences; awards and accolades; and strong recommendations from referees of high standing.
The position will involve graduate teaching and supervision, as well as undergraduate teaching and the successful candidate must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Evidence of excellence in teaching will be provided through: the teaching statement; teaching accomplishments and pedagogical innovations including in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning; teaching evaluations; and strong letters of reference.
York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact Amin Mawani, Chair of the Search Committee at email@example.com.
York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/ or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/self-identification-form/. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/work-authorization-form.
Applicants should e-mail an application letter, curriculum vitae, samples of research papers, three signed letters of reference, and information regarding teaching to: Amin Mawani, Chair, Recruiting Committee, Schulich School of Business, York University, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for applications is January 17, 2022.