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Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).


Department of Accounting

AA# 91-3-186

The Department of Accounting at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, due to the expansion our new Master of Accountancy program, is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure track position (AA# 91-3-186) at the Assistant/Associate level beginning Fall 2014.  Bloomsburg University is located in beautiful north central Pennsylvania approximately 50 miles southwest of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and 30 miles west of Pocono Mountains.  There are 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students in four colleges: Business, Education, Liberal Arts, and Science and Technology.  The College of Business is AACSB International accredited.  The Department of Accounting offers both a Bachelor's degree and Master’s degree in Accounting and a Concentration in Fraud Examination.  Duties will include teaching classes at both the undergraduate level and graduate level, advising, research, and service activities.  Ability to meet College of Business standards for scholarly activity is required.  Instructional delivery can occur through on-line, traditional, and alternative instructional methods and can occur on main campus or off site educational locations.  Voluntary summer and winter contracts may be available.

Preferred requirements include either: (1) an earned doctorate degree in Accounting from a regionally accredited institution; OR (2) an earned doctorate degree in a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution with appropriate professional public accounting employment and an active Certified Public Accountant license.  However, ABDs with a firm anticipated degree completion date by May 31, 2015, will be considered in either (1) Accounting from a regionally accredited institution; OR (2) in a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution with appropriate professional public accounting employment and an active Certified Public Accountant license.

Consideration will be given to those that meet AACSB and College of Business standards for professional qualification.  Prior accounting teaching experience, professional work experience (accounting and/or fraud investigation), CPA and/or CMA, CFE, CIA professional certifications, and demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations preferred.  Finalists for this position must communicate well and successfully complete the interview process and teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty.  Recommendation for hiring is needed by the majority of the regular, full-time department faculty.  Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidates will be required to submit to a background check, including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check.

Please email a letter of application addressing the position requirements, resume, names and contact information of three professional references, unofficial transcripts, and student evaluations for the last two semesters, if available, to Dr. Mark Law, Chair, Search and Screen Committee at accountingsearch@bloomu.edu.

The University encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO employer. For full consideration, all applications should be received by January 15, 2014.  Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.  Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.