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Adjunct Faculty, Accounting

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number PO037z at http://jobs.gmu.edu by January 31, 2018; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Please note, candidates will only be contacted when a there is an opening for which we believe the candidate is a strong match.

Position Information

Position Information

Department School of Business
Alternate Department Description
Criminal Background Check Standard Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check No
Restricted Position?
Job Category Adjunct Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Adjunct Faculty, Accounting
Working Title Adjunct Faculty, Accounting
Job Type Part-Time
Position Number PO037z
Recruit Number Faculty - 7189
Working Hours
Location Fairfax
Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
Web Announcement

Adjunct Faculty, Accounting

The George Mason University School of Business invites applications for adjunct positions in the area of Accounting for Spring 2018. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities:

The school is accepting applications for teaching assignments in all areas of accounting, including but not limited to: introductory, intermediate, tax, audit, managerial, analytics, government and forensic accounting. Responsibilities, in addition to teaching, include preparing course materials, student engagement, and holding regularly scheduled office hours.

Required Qualifications:

  • Successful applicants should have an M.S. in a related discipline or M.B.A., with relevant work experience; and
  • Good citizenship and the ability to work well with colleagues are essential.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or doctorate of business; and
  • Prior teaching experience.

The School of Business:

Dedicated to excellence in teaching and research, the School of Business educates future business leaders through world-class, innovative academic programs and strategic business partnerships. Ranked among the top 100 undergraduate business school programs and part-time M.B.A. programs by the U.S. News and World Report, the School of Business is accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Faculty are deeply engaged in the regional, national and international business communities; and their academic expertise combined with real-world experience provides a bridge in the classroom from academic theory to business practice.

George Mason University:

George Mason University is the largest public research university in Virginia, with an enrollment of approximately 35,000 students studying in over 200 degree programs. Mason is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in a range of academic fields. It is classified as an R1 research institution by the Carnegie Classifications of Institutes of Higher Education. Mason stands at the doorstep of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, with unmatched geographical access to a number of federal agencies and national laboratories. The northern Virginia business community includes a large number of Fortune 500 companies. In addition to its 677-acre main campus in Fairfax, Mason has campuses in Arlington and Prince William counties in Virginia, as well as an international campus in Songdo, Korea.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number PO037z at http://jobs.gmu.edu by January 31, 2018; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Please note, candidates will only be contacted when a there is an opening for which we believe the candidate is a strong match.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: This is a nonbinding date; this position may close at any time.
Posting Date 10/16/2017
Job Close Date 01/31/2018
Open Until Filled? No
Telework Friendly?
Mason Ad Statement

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Campus Safety Information

Mason’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at http://police.gmu.edu/annual-security-report/

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a PhD degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience teaching undergrad courses?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience teaching online courses?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV
  3. List of Professional References
Optional Documents