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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin invites applications for a full-time tenure track position in Accounting to begin in Spring or Fall 2015. The position in the College of Business and Engineering will be filled at the Assistant/Associate Professor level with salary depending on qualifications and experience. Teaching responsibilities will include accounting courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Preference will be given to managerial and audit teaching areas. Faculty will be expected to:

  • Teach 3 courses per semester, 2 semesters per year.
  • Develop new courses and curriculum as needed. 
  • Collaborate in the assessment of the accounting curricula. 
  • Assist in assessing student learning outcomes. 
  • Have a record of research and publications/presentations. 
  • Participate in College projects, events, and committee assignments.

Qualifications are: Doctorate in Accounting from a regionally accredited university is required but ABD’s may be considered. Ideal applicants should have a record of scholarly research and publications/presentations, excellent written and spoken English communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills. Online teaching ability is a plus. A successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check is required.

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a component institution of the University of Texas System. The College is accredited by AACSB. It is a regional comprehensive institution serving the Midland-Odessa metropolitan area and 17 surrounding counties with a population of approximately 350,000. Bachelors and Master’s degrees are awarded in more than 35 fields. The University enrolls approximately 5,200 students with approximately 1,000 in the College of Business and Engineering. More information about the College may be found at

Send a letter of application, vita, and 3 reference contacts to Carolyn Jennings, Assistant to the Dean, College of Business and engineering, 4901 E. University, Odessa, TX 79762-0001 or via email to Screening will begin around October 20, 2014. We are an AA/EEO employer.