Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

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Position type: Full-Time 9-Month
Department: 230100 - School of Accountancy
Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Categories: Faculty
Position Open Date:

Position Function:

An Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor in Accounting is sought for a tenure-tract position beginning in the Fall 2023. Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in Accounting. All academic levels and disciplines will be considered. Other responsibilities include participating in professional activities and advising students.

Salary Grade:  UC

For salary grade UC, these positions are "Unclassified" and salary ranges are determined by the hiring department.

Department Profile:

Please review the Adkerson School of Accountancy webpage located at

Area of Specialization:


Anticipated Appointment Date:

August 16, 2023

Tenure Track Status:


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Major duties and responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, publishing high-quality scholarly research, advising and mentoring students.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires an accounting doctorate from an AACSB accredited institution and demonstrated excellence in the field of accountancy. Level of appointment is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

In addition to minimum qualifications, professional certification, online teaching and professional experience are desirable.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

The ability to provide academic leadership. Commitment to working with and encouraging diversity. Effective interpersonal skills to interact with, engage and inspire students, faculty, staff and others. Effective organization and administrative skills.

Working Conditions and Physical Effort

No unusual physical requirements. Requires no heavy lifting, and nearly all work is performed in a comfortable indoor facility.

Instructions for Applying:

All applicants must apply online at and attach a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for at least three professional references. Inquiries and nominations should be directed to Shawn Mauldin, Director, Adkerson School of Accountancy at Position will remain open until filled.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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