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Job Summary

The University of Michigan-Flint seeks highly qualified applicants for one tenure-track position in Accounting at the Assistant/Associate Professor level, beginning Fall 2019.

Teaching responsibilities are at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, mainly in the area of Financial Accounting.  A commitment to teaching excellence is expected.  A record of significant scholarship is required for appointment to Associate or full Professor.  Evidence of potential significant scholarship in refereed journals is expected for appointment to Assistant Professor.  UM-Flint's business programs are accredited by AACSB-International, and enjoy a substantial regional reputation for quality. 

As part of the University of Michigan system, UM-Flint offers excellent benefits.  Please visit to learn more about the School.  The city of Flint has re-invented itself to become a cosmopolitan campus town.  Lofts, restaurants, and refurbishing old hotels are all part of the new vigor found in Flint.  Please visit to learn more about the city.

Required Qualifications*

Candidates should possess an earned doctorate from an AACSB or similarly accredited institution by the start date (ABDs who can indicate a high potential for completion prior to start date will be considered), with evidence of teaching responsibilities at both the undergraduate (required) and graduate (desired) levels.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, two research samples, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for at least three references to Ms. Kristin Arntz, Assistant to the Dean, at Salary is competitive.


Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

For best consideration, applications should be received by July 1, 2018.  Initial interviews may be conducted via Skype.

In addition, in person interviews may take place for interested applicants on August 6 - August 8, 2018 at The American Accounting Association Annual Meeting in Washington D.C.

Finalists will be invited for a campus interview.  For questions related to this position, please contact Dr. Clement Chen, Professor of Accounting at

This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  The school encourages minority candidates.