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The University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of the three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn, a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan, and attracts more than 9,000 students. Our faculty comes from respected universities and doctoral programs, are recognized for excellence in research and teaching, and are active in professional and academic service roles in their respective fields. US News and World Report recently recognized our campus as a Best Regional University.




THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS at the UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN-DEARBORN invites applicants for a tenure track faculty position in accounting with primary interest in auditing. The position is at the assistant professor level, but we will consider the associate or full professor level for a highly qualified candidate. The position may start either January or September 2019. Candidates eligible for appointment as an associate or full professor must demonstrate a strong record of teaching, research, and service.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. or DBA in Accounting from an AACSB accredited (or equivalent) university by the starting date of appointment. Candidate 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.

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 9,0300 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, 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

Interested candidates should send a letter of application, current vita, evidence of teaching and research effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation to: Lee Redding, Chair, Department of Accounting and Finance, College of Business, University of Michigan-Dearborn, Fairlane Center South, 19000 Hubbard Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126-2638. Electronic applications are strongly encouraged and should be sent as a single PDF file (recommendations may be forwarded separately) to Lee Redding at . Candidates must also apply using the University of Michigan's job portal at  to job ID #157680. Applications will be reviewed commencing immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled.  We will have representatives at the 2018 American Accounting Association Annual Meeting near Washington, DC to interview candidates on August 5 through August 7.

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. 

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.