Location: Lakewood, NJ Category: Faculty Posted On: Fri Jan 4 2019 Job Description:
The GCU School of Business & Digital Media, Department of Business Administration is seeking a full time tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor of Accounting to teach undergraduate and graduate classes. Expertise in teaching tax is especially needed. The candidate should enjoy teaching above all other aspects of academia and must bring creative pedagogy to both the undergraduate and graduate classroom. Scholarly activities that support the candidate's knowledge base in order to be a more informed professor and student advisor is desired. Service to the school and university is expected and is an important aspect of the position along with scholarly research and teaching.
This is a full-time, tenure track position starting in the 2019-20 academic year beginning in August 2019.
Integrate the Mercy core values of respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and services in all aspects of interaction.
Teach 12 credits per semester of undergraduate and graduate level courses.
Scholarly research and activities in alliance with the candidate's knowledge base and teaching responsibilities.
Perform service to the University and the Department by volunteering and requested
Regularly assess the outcomes of courses taught and make improvements in courses and curriculum
Advise and mentor students, including on their research and internships.
Participate in departmental functions including program assessment, campus open house and other admission events
Teach at Lakewood campus and at multiple site locations.
Teach in multiple modalities (face-to-face, hybrid, online).
May include teaching General Education courses.
Earned doctorate in Accounting or other business-related field, ABD considered.
Active CPA license or alternative professional certifications (such as CMA, EA, or CIA).
Scholarly research and activities in alliance with the candidate's knowledge base.
Preferred experience in teaching a variety of accounting courses in higher education
Demonstrated successful teaching experience at the college/university level.
Ability or willingness to learn to effectively use instructional technology (instructional software, learning management system).
Ability to teach in non-traditional formats and settings (off-campus, weekends, accelerated, on-line).
Experience in measuring and assessing learning outcome from courses and how they contribute to overall program assessment.
Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively.
Industry experience in accounting preferred.
Internal Number: 106185
About Georgian Court University
Georgian Court University: History, Culture and Academic Excellence
Georgian Court University offers more than 30 undergraduate degrees, 10 graduate Founded and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of New Jersey, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful Jersey Shore. Bordering Lake Carasaljo, the site is a National Historic Landmark with magnificent statuary, beautiful architecture and lush gardens, making it a truly breathtaking and inspiring place to learn, study, and live. After a long history as a women's college with coeducational graduate programs and undergraduate evening programs, Georgian Court has become fully coeducational as of Fall 2013. All degree and certificate programs during the day and evening are now open to both women and men.
Open to students of all faiths, Georgian Court University provides comprehensive liberal arts education in the Roman Catholic tradition with a special concern for women. The university offers a curriculum th...at is broad enough to be truly liberal, yet specialized enough to provide in-depth preparation for careers or further study.
The unique Georgian Court University atmosphere is one of a small college ambiance in a technologically advanced, highly esteemed university setting. Centered around the core values of the Sisters of Mercy, the university offers an extremely safe and nurturing campus environment with individualized attention and guidance.
The Georgian Court faculty is committed to teaching and individual mentoring, with an outstanding 92% holding doctorates or terminal degrees in their field. They are dedicated and caring educators and experts in their respective industries, while demonstrating public service and a personal affinity to our core values—respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.
degrees, and a variety of certificates in a wide range of areas through our three schools: The School of Arts & Sciences, The School of Business, and The School of Education.
Benefits of a Georgian Court University education include: small classes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1; personalized education—faculty members readily available for mentoring ; all classes taught by faculty members, not graduate assistants, and inclusive core values of respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.