Description:

Job Summary:
The Department of Accounting in the College of Business, A Public Research University, invites applications for three positions as Assistant Professor of Practice in Business Law/Accounting. The undergraduate course on the legal environment of business covers an overview of the judicial system, contracts, property, agency, torts, employment law and related topics. Other specialty courses such as Business Law for Accountants, Law of International Business, Real Estate Law, Tax Law, etc. are taught at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Benefits at UTA
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CBC Requirement
It is the policy of A Public Research University to conduct a criminal background check on any applicant who is under final consideration for employment with the University.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The position responsibilities will include:
  • a) Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses; participating in curriculum and course development and have a commitment to student success.
  • b) Customary service commitments to the department, college, university, community and/or profession; and
  • c) Maintaining appropriate AACSB faculty qualification criteria as defined by the Department.

Required Qualifications:
  • Possess a JD or equivalent at the time of joining the faculty.
  • Professional work experience in legal areas related to business of at least 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certifications in Accounting (such as CPA) or a Master's degree in Accounting and/or taxation are a definite advantage.
  • Special Conditions for Eligibility