Assistant Professor, Teaching Position in Financial Accounting, Brescia University College

Brescia University College, a Catholic university college affiliated with Western University is Canada’s only women’s university and provides instruction to over 1,500 students. Brescia is currently seeking a dynamic individual to fill a position in the School of Leadership and Social Change.

Brescia University College invites applications for a 5-year limited term teaching-specialized workload appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of financial accounting, in the Management and Organizational Studies Program, to commence July 1, 2019. The preferred candidate will possess a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant designation, and at least a Master’s degree in a related field (doctorate preferred); at least five years of industry experience; and a successful record of teaching at the post-secondary level. This position will hold a “Teaching Specialized Workload” in accordance with the Brescia University College-Brescia Faculty Association 2016-2020 Collective Agreement: it is not required that teaching-specialized faculty engage in research, but they are expected to engage in scholarly activity that enhances their teaching or service activities. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at the undergraduate level in areas that may include: financial accounting, taxation, auditing, introduction to business, nonprofit management, and strategic management. This person will also be expected to participate in academic program development and the academic life of Brescia University College.

Information about Brescia University College and the Management and Organizational Studies program may be found on the university website: www.brescia.uwo.ca. Brescia University College offers instruction to both women and men. Brescia is committed to the principles of employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities; in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Candidates with foreign academic credentials must document Canadian equivalency.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to Dr. Lauretta Frederking, Vice-Principal and Academic Dean, Brescia University College, 1285 Western Road, London, Ontario, Canada N6G 1H2. The deadline for receipt of applications is November 30, 2018, or until the position is filled.

Brescia provides support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. Candidates requiring accommodation during the recruitment process are asked to contact Human Resources at Brescia-positions@uwo.ca.