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Adjunct Teaching Professor in Finance and/or Accounting
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Apr. 8, 2020
Title Adjunct Teaching Professor in Finance and/or Accounting
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Accounting and/or Taxes

Adjunct Teaching Professor in Finance and/or Accounting


Foise Business School Operations & Administration - JM

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI



Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking part-time adjunct Accounting and/or Finance faculty to teach day and/or evening classes for the Foisie Business School at the undergraduate or graduate level.

Positions will be filled on an as needed basis. Start dates will vary by course and semester.
Qualified applicants will be contacted by the academic department when an opening is anticipated.

Your application will remain in the pool until the posting closes. If you wish to be considered for positions beyond that date you must reapply.

Responsibilities include teaching from an established curriculum but with addition of personal expertise and experience; providing students with timely feedback and grading.

Prior experience teaching college-level courses is preferred. Experience with online teaching preferred but not required, and previous use of the Canvas learning management system is preferred.

Courses may be delivered on campus weekly or through our blended program which combines online, remote instruction with two full-day residencies on campus.

Applicants should review the most current WPI undergraduate and graduate course catalogs and indicate which ACC or FIN prefix classes they can teach. The undergraduate course BUS2060 also requires coverage.

PhD in related discipline preferred; master's degree in related discipline required, and significant experience in the relevant specialty/sub-specialty is required.

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.


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