American Accounting Association

Assistant Professor of Accounting

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University of Michigan -- Dearborn
DEARBORN, Michigan, United States
30+ days ago


THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS at the UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN-DEARBORN invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Accounting at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting September 2022. The candidate’s research can be in any area of accounting, but teaching responsibilities will likely include cost accounting at both the undergraduate and master’s level.  There may also be opportunities to teach accounting information systems or data analytics.   

The University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn is a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan, and currently enrolls more than 8,700 students. The College of Business is AACSB accredited and offers a BBA degree with nine concentrations, an MBA degree that can be completed both in-class and online, as well as MS degrees in Accounting, Finance, Business Analytics, Supply Chain Management, Marketing, and Information Systems. The College has recently revised the curricula for most of these degree programs and is witnessing significant growth in enrollment, especially at the graduate level. The campus is strategically located on 200 suburban acres of the original Henry Ford Estate in the Greater Detroit Metropolitan region. Dearborn is located midway between Detroit and Ann Arbor and allows for a short commute from Ann Arbor, Detroit, the Detroit suburbs, and several smaller towns with a more rural environment. More details regarding the College of Business can be found at

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment, and strongly encourages applications from minorities and women. The University of Michigan-Dearborn is a non-discriminatory, equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Accounting or similar doctoral degree. Candidates should demonstrate a high potential and ability for research and teaching effectiveness. The successful candidate will be dedicated to quality teaching, research and service. Salary and benefits are AACSB competitive including significant support for research and professional development.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, current vita, evidence of teaching and research effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation.   Electronic submission may be sent online through the AAA job board or by email to  Please submit materials as a pdf file.  Alternatively, materials may be mailed to: Search Committee Chair, Department of Accounting and Finance, College of Business, University of Michigan-Dearborn, Fairlane Center South, Dearborn, MI 48126-2638.

Candidates must also enter their application in the University of Michigan’s job portal at

Applications will be reviewed commencing immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received by July 31, 2021. We intend to begin conducting interviews virtually beginning in August. 


Job Information

  • Job ID: 57251576
  • Location:
    DEARBORN, Michigan, United States
  • Position Title: Assistant Professor of Accounting
  • Organization Name: University of Michigan -- Dearborn
  • Industry: Accounting in Higher Education
  • Job Function: Assistant Professor
  • Min Education: Ph.D.

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