Assistant Professor of Accounting

Northern State University in South Dakota

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 20, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Economics, Finance, Business and Financial Services, Accounting, and Business Law within the School of Business at Northern State University includes three (3) accounting professionals and is looking for a fourth full-time tenure-track individual to contribute to our program.  The Department offers the B.S. in Accounting and the B.S. in Professional Accountancy programs.


Qualifications:  Masters degree in Accounting or related field required; Ph.D. preferred. 


Responsibilities:  Teach 12 semester hours each semester (preferably in taxation and financial accounting), conduct research appropriate for ACBSP institutions, and provide professional service to the community, university, college, and department. 


Setting:  Northern State University is a premier residential institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities.  Since 2007 NSU has been continuously named by US News and World Report as one of the best undergraduate institutions in the Midwest.  NSU is fully accredited by the NCATE, NASM, NIBS and HLC.  The School of Business is pursuing ACBSP accreditation.  Northern offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).   For more information about NSU and its programs go to


NSU is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a vibrant community in northeastern S.D.  The city has a population of approximately 25,000 people and is a retail hub for the region.  The University enjoys a positive and strong relationship with the city and region.


Application:  Review of applications will immediately.  Position is open until filled with an August 22, 2014 start date.  For more information regarding this position, and to apply, visit:  Click on Northern State University in the Quick Search section.  The system will guide you through the electronic application form.  AA/EOE


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