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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applications must include (1) a letter which details your qualifications and your professional and scholarly objectives, (2) a current CV, (3) a current working paper (on the link entitled "Other 1"), and (4) names and contact information of three references. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For further information contact Dr. Morris Stocks, Professor and Don Jones Chair of Accountancy, Patterson School of Accountancy, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848, email: mhstocks@olemiss.edu, or phone: 662-915-5716. Please check to see which documents (i.e., resume, CV, cover letter, list of references) are associated with this posting. Prior to applying for the position, prepare the electronic versions of these documents to upload or to “copy and paste” when prompted. You will not have the opportunity to attach them after you apply. Upon hire, faculty members of the University must provide an official transcript. Transcripts "issued to students" in a sealed envelope are not accepted for employment purposes. Request an official transcript to be mailed directly to Human Resources: University of Mississippi, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848. Applicants must meet the posted minimum qualifications for the position at the time of completing and submitting an application. All positions will be open until an adequate applicant pool has been reached.

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Department Accountancy Instruction
Job Location Oxford
Job Type Full-Time
Job Description

The University of Mississippi Patterson School of Accountancy seeks to fill up to two tenure-track positions, one in tax and a second in information systems/data analytics for Fall 2018.

Job Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be dedicated to quality teaching, research and professional service. While all accounting specialties will be considered, the candidate will be expected to teach tax or systems/data analytics.

Minimum Qualifications

An earned doctorate or ABD status from an AACSB-accredited university is required. ABD candidates in advanced stages of their dissertation with expected degree completion of no later than one year from their employment date will be considered. A CPA will be required prior to tenure.

Special instructions to applicants

Applications must include (1) a letter which details your qualifications and your professional and scholarly objectives, (2) a current CV, (3) a current working paper (on the link entitled “Other 1”), and (4) names and contact information of three references. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For further information contact Dr. Morris Stocks, Professor and Don Jones Chair of Accountancy, Patterson School of Accountancy, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677-1848, email: mhstocks@olemiss.edu, or phone: 662-915-5716.

Please check to see which documents (i.e., resume, CV, cover letter, list of references) are associated with this posting. Prior to applying for the position, prepare the electronic versions of these documents to upload or to “copy and paste” when prompted. You will not have the opportunity to attach them after you apply.

Upon hire, faculty members of the University must provide an official transcript. Transcripts “issued to students” in a sealed envelope are not accepted for employment purposes. Request an official transcript to be mailed directly to Human Resources: University of Mississippi, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848.

Applicants must meet the posted minimum qualifications for the position at the time of completing and submitting an application.

All positions will be open until an adequate applicant pool has been reached.

EEO Statement

The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.

Background Check Statement

The University of Mississippi is committed to providing a safe campus community. UM conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Will this position solicit online reference letters? No
If part-time, specific number of hours per week
Job Open Date 10/05/2017
Published Salary Actual salary will depend on qualifications, experience and departmental budget.
Exceptional Employment Benefits

The University of Mississippi is proud to offer a comprehensive salary and generous benefits package. Benefits include employer-paid portions of medical, dental, vision, and tuition waiver programs for employees and dependents. In addition, the UM retirement program includes an employer contribution. UM offers generous paid holiday time off, personal (vacation) and medical leave for most employees – staff members accrue personal and medical leave based on their years of service. UM was named the state’s healthiest workplace among all Mississippi colleges and universities and offers wellness programs. For eight consecutive years, UM has been recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education. For information about our employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview (http://www.olemiss.edu/hr/benefits.html).

Employee Category Faculty
Employee Designation Regular Full-time (Benefits Eligible)

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this particular job opening?
    • University of Mississippi website
    • Print ad/newspaper
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • WIN Job Center/MDES Jobs Website
    • Professional meeting or conference
    • Professional journal and through a professional organization
    • Professional list service
    • Listed at historically black or predominately minority college or university
    • Predominately minority-targeted publication
    • Other institution/laboratory/program
    • Referred by a friend who is an employee of the University
    • I am a current employee
  2. * Do you have an earned doctorate or ABD status from an AACSB-accredited university?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Teaching Evaluations
  3. List of Published Works
  4. Other 1