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Faculty, L.P. and Timothy Leung School of Accounting (F727)
Azusa Pacific University


Date Posted Aug. 25, 2020
Title Faculty, L.P. and Timothy Leung School of Accounting (F727)
University Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA, United States
Department L.P. and Timothy Leung School of Accounting
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
    Professor
  • Accounting and/or Taxes
 
 

Position Tracking Number: F727
School/College: School of Business and Management
Department: L.P. and Timothy Leung School of Accounting
Location: Azusa Campus

About APU:
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. As a leading Christian university in California, Azusa Pacific University grounds rigorous academics on a solid spiritual foundation. With an intentional focus on scholarship, faith integration, diversity, and internationalization, APU provides high-quality academic programs within a tight-knit community of disciples and scholars. APU is honored to have earned the status as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) for another year. This is a federal designation, granted to universities based on the percentage of Latino students enrolled and the quality of services provided. APU is 1 of only 7 Coalition of Christian Colleges & Universities institutions and 291 schools nationwide to earn this designation. APU is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as an R2 Doctoral University, recognizing APU’s high level of research activity. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.

Description: The School of Business and Management (SBM) advances the mission of Azusa Pacific University by cultivating professional programs of excellence in business and economics; fostering a culture of scholarship among faculty and students; and preparing students to transform how business works. It houses 13 undergraduate majors and minors and three graduate degree programs (MBA, MBM, MAcc) with a combined enrollment of around 1400 students on the main campus and at several regional campuses throughout Southern California. The school is professionally accredited by the IACBE and is seeking accreditation with AACSB International.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

The accounting faculty position is at the Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor level in one or more of the following areas: financial, managerial, tax, audit, government/non-profit. The preferred teaching assignment is at the undergraduate and masters’ levels. Position subject to final funding.

Specialization: Accounting (all areas considered).

Responsibilities:
Promote the business degree programs offered at the campus
Advise and mentor undergraduate and graduate business students
Participate in the development of new degree programs, certificate programs, and courses
Teach undergraduate and/or graduate business courses in the area of specialization, online, and at other campuses as needed
Curriculum and program development, program review, and accreditation reporting
Maintain an active research program and scholarly activities consistent with the faculty member’s AACSB qualifications level
Participate in student clubs, programs, college, and university affairs
May be needed to work at alternative Regional Campuses or Sites.

Level: Appointment, rank, and salaries are dependent on qualifications.

Qualifications:
Required:
Earned Ph.D. or A.B.D. in Business with completion anticipated July 2020 will be considered (closely related fields will also be considered).
Academically qualified and/or professionally qualified by current AACSB standards.
A clearly demonstrated primary focus in teaching and research in specialization.
Applicants must provide evidence of quality teaching and a commitment to scholarly research.

Preferred:
Evidence of excellence in working with students from highly diverse backgrounds. CPA preferred.

Experience: Excellence in university teaching, a strong evangelical Christian commitment, experience in service to a university, evidence of scholarly research and publications are expected. Significant business experience or enrollment management experience is a plus.

Workload: Full-time Faculty. Teach undergraduate and graduate courses, advise students, conduct research, lead student clubs and participate in university service and leadership.

Hire Date: Open until filled.

Mental Demands:
Ability to integrate Christian values in all aspects.
Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential information.
Ability to collaborate with other faculty and staff and maintain collegial relations.
Self starter, ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.

Additional Information:
Candidates must align with Azusa Pacific University’s Christian identity. Faculty members are expected to sign a Statement of Faith (available at http://www.apu.edu/about/believe), to adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook, and to integrate the Christian faith in teaching and scholarship.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities
are encouraged to apply.

Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Application Procedure:
To apply, visit http://www.apu.edu/cp/employment/. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.


  • Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities
    are encouraged to apply.


 
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