Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Tenure Track, Accounting and Finance, School of Business & Economics, Thompson Rivers University

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) provides many paths to learning, a hands-on approach and a supportive, inclusive environment to over 25,000 regional, national, and international learners. Research, creation and innovation are integrated into teaching and learning in over 140 on-campus programs and 60 programs in our Open Learning Division. TRU’s spectacular main campus is at the heart of Kamloops, British Columbia, a small city of 85,000 in BC’s sunny interior. Enjoy four seasons of outdoor adventures, a rich cultural scene and a vibrant, diverse campus community.

DUTIES:

The School of Business and Economics (SOBE) at Thompson Rivers University invites applicants for a tenure track position, open-rank, Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, in the Department of Accounting and Finance. SOBE is a dynamic part of TRU with a rapidly expanding international student body. It offers a wide array of undergraduate certificate, diploma, and degree programs in business and economics. As well, it offers a graduate diploma, MBA, Master of Environmental Economics and Management (MEEM) and Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management (MScEEM). These programs are taught to domestic and international students using both on-campus and distance delivery methods. As part of its programs, SoBE offers active student learning as well as the globalization of the business environment.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in financial and managerial accounting and maintain an active research agenda. Faculty are also expected to make service contributions to their profession, department, school, institution or community by participating on various committees and contributing to other initiatives.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • PhD or DBA in accounting at the time of commencement of the appointment. Applicants near completion of PhD or DBA may be considered.
  • PhD or DBA in a relevant field will be considered if accompanied by a proven record of research in accounting.
  • Superior teaching, service, and research abilities.
  • Canadian professional accounting designation is preferred.

COMMENCEMENT OF EMPLOYMENT:  August 1, 2018

REVIEW DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Applications will be reviewed commencing November 30, 2017, and may continue until the position is filled.

 

Please apply here:  https://tru.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/10088