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Faculty Position in Accounting ~ Show Information


BUTLER UNIVERSITY seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position (Assistant Professor) in Financial Accounting.  The additional capacity to teach courses in Information Systems is also preferred.  Experience and willingness to teach online is also desired. The position starts August 2014 and the standard teaching load is nine credit hours per semester with additional release time available based on research productivity. 

Candidates should have or be near completion of the Ph.D in Accounting and must provide evidence that they will be excellent teachers, committed to working with a diverse population of students. They must also show that they will be productive researchers and display an interest in vigorous interaction with the business community.

Fully accredited by AACSB-International, the College of Business enjoys the distinction of having top 50 ranked programs for both the undergraduate program of 900 full-time students, and part-time MBA program of nearly 300 students.  It also has a growing Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) program. A vibrant university, Butler is committed to providing personalized liberal and professional education to 4,300 undergraduate and 500 graduate students in its six colleges (Business, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Communication, Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Education, and Arts). Extensive internship and service opportunities are made possible by Butler's location five miles from downtown Indianapolis, the twelfth largest city in the United States. Learn more about Indianapolis at www.indy.org.

Butler is committed to developing a diverse pool of applicants and encourages the application and nomination of women and people of color. Compensation and support are competitive. Letters of interest should include a curriculum vitae and names and contact information of three current references. We will be recruiting for this position at the American Accounting Association Annual Meetings in Anaheim August 4-7.  Review begins by July 15, 2013 and continues until the position is filled. We require all applications to be submitted electronically and addressed to:

William Terando
Chair, Department of Accounting, MIS, Operations and Statistics
College of Business
Butler University
E-mail: acctprofsearch@butler.edu

Faculty Position in Entrepreneurship ~ Show Information

Faculty Position in Entrepreneurship
College of Business
Butler University
Indianapolis, Indiana

BUTLER UNIVERSITY seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position  in the College's Entrepreneurship & Innovation program. The position starts August 2015 and the standard teaching load is nine credit hours per semester with release time available based on research productivity. Candidates should have some experience and expertise in teaching entrepreneurship and general business, with particular emphasis on experiential delivery models.  A willingness to teach online is also desired. 

The College enrolls all first-year students in a business plan course that serves as a vehicle for introducing students to business fundamentals and generates excitement for further study. All second-year students enroll in a more advanced business plan course that often results in the creation of a business enterprise complete with funding and potentially operation of the business.  In the MBA program, all students enroll in a course on the entrepreneurial mindset.  The successful candidate will be a mainstay teaching in some of these programs, as well as be called on to teach undergraduate electives in the newly created Entrepreneurship & Innovation major. 

Candidates should have or be near completion of the Ph.D. They should also be qualified to teach in entrepreneurship, and to do so in an experiential manner.  Candidates who have been active entrepreneurs will be preferred.  Applicants must provide evidence that they will be excellent teachers, committed to working with a diverse population of students. They must also show that they will be productive researchers and display an interest in vigorous interaction with the business community.

Fully accredited by AACSB-International, the College of Business enjoys the distinction of having top 50 ranked programs for both its undergraduate program of 900 full-time students, and part-time MBA program of nearly 300 students.  A vibrant university, Butler is committed to providing personalized liberal and professional education to 4,300 undergraduate and 500 graduate students in its six colleges (Business, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Communication, Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Education, and the Arts). Extensive internship and service opportunities are made possible by Butler's location five miles from downtown Indianapolis, the twelfth largest city in the United States. Learn more about Indianapolis at www.indy.org.

Butler is committed to developing a diverse pool of applicants and encourages the application and nomination of women and people of color. Compensation and support are competitive. Letters of interest should include a curriculum vitae and names of three references.  Butler will conduct preliminary interviews at the 2014 Academy of Management conference in Philadelphia.    We require all applications to be submitted electronically and addressed to:

William K. Templeton, Associate Dean
College of Business
Butler University
E-mail: wtemplet@butler.edu

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Butler University is committed to enhancing the diversity of the student body and our faculty and staff.  In addition hiring and other employment-related decisions are made on the basis of an individual's qualifications, past experience, overall performance and other employment-related criteria.  It is the policy of the University to provide equal opportunities for employment and advancement for all individuals, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, color, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.