Part-Time Lecturer - School of Accountancy

University of Denver Daniels College of Business in Colorado

Deadline August 23, 2014
Date Posted July 23, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Part-time

Department Introduction: 

The Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver (DU) invites applications for a part-time lecturer position in the School of Accountancy starting September 1, 2014. The School of Accountancy is an academic unit of the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver in Colorado. DU is the oldest independent university in the Rocky Mountain region, with approximately 11,700 students in undergraduate and graduate programs. DU is classified as a Doctoral/Research University with high research activity. The Daniels College of Business is the one of the largest colleges within the University, with 1,800 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. We offer a variety of majors and minors, including two bachelors degrees, five MBA degree programs and seven specialized masters degrees. Founded in 1908 and continuously accredited by AACSB International since 1923, we transform lives, organizations and communities through educational experiences, outreach and knowledge creation. We are committed to the principles of multiculturalism, diversity, and inclusive excellence through involvement and participation in university and college wide projects and initiatives. Daniels is proud to be among the top business schools nationally and internationally to receive recognition for its graduate and undergraduate programs from U.S. News & World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Financial Times and Forbes. With over 300 days of sunshine a year, the nations largest city park system and a thriving business community, a Pew Research Study lists Denver as the #1 city in which people want to live. The School of Accountancy consists of 19 full-time faculty members and approximately 350 students (first year through masters level).


The part-time lecturer in Accountancy is expected to teach five core courses throughout the academic year, which may include summer, fall, winter or spring quarters in the areas accounting communications and financial accounting. Teaching responsibilities may include both undergraduate and graduate level courses using traditional, hybrid, and online delivery methods. Teaching responsibilities may involve day, night and weekend classes.


Required Education and Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree in a business-related field or communications
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with a variety of teaching methods and/or curricular perspectives to effectively engage diverse populations and learning styles.
  • Demonstrated commitment to working with students from diverse backgrounds.


Preferred Education and Qualifications:

  •  Masters Degree in Accounting or Business Communications.
  •  Experience teaching at an AACSB accredited institution with excellent teaching evaluations.
  •  Previous relevant industry experience.
  •  Previous experience in assurance of learning activities.
  •  Previous experience or demonstrated ability to teach in a traditional setting, online and/or in hybrid courses.


Instructions for candidates:

Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV and a list of three individuals who can serve as telephone references to the Universitys online application system at the University of Denver website (only online applications can be considered). The position is expected to begin September 1, 2014.

For more information, contact: Lisa Victoravich at


The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff and encourages applications from women, minorities, members of the LBGT community, people with disabilities and veterans. The University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.