University of the Virgin Islands
Location: St. Thomas
Position Type: Faculty
Posted Salary: $85,000.00
Advertised Job Duties:
The University of the Virgin Islands is a Historically Black publicly supported land-grant institution. The School of Business is recruiting for a tenure-track accounting faculty position at the assistant or associate level for someone who will ensure that students meet high academic standards in a nurturing and learner-centered environment in keeping with our HBCU status. We are recruiting faculty candidates with interests, experience and expertise in curriculum innovation, interdisciplinary studies, and distance education. An applicant’s background should demonstrate teaching and scholarly excellence in their specialties. In addition, our academic programs support our land grant designation by integrating instruction with research and community service. The successful candidate must be able to work productively with students and colleagues of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.
The School of Business is seeking candidates who will teach 12 credits per semester of upper-level courses which could include: intermediate accounting, cost accounting, accounting information systems and graduate courses. The successful candidate should have academic credentials or research in accounting and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.
Faculty are also expected to perform scholarly activity that supports the requirements of ACBSP accreditation, advise students, and perform public service. A senior ranking faculty member who is well-published should provide research mentorship to other faculty members and therefore demonstrate a history of having done such.
The position is opened until filled. For best consideration, please submit your application byFebruary 23, 2023.
Desired Position Start Date: Fall 2023
Location: Position available on both St. Thomas and St. Croix campus
Open Date: 01/23/2023
Close Date: 03/12/2023
Special Instructions to Applicant:
In order to be considered please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of research interests.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) ACCOMMODATION:
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, anyone who needs an ADA accommodation for the purposes of employment should contact the Human Resources Office at (340)693-1410.
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