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Employment Opportunity

Professor, Accounting

Faculty of Management
Competition Number: 13-4012
Appointment Type: Regular Full-time
Funded in base budget
Start: August 01, 2013
Employment Group: VIUFA
Position: 00207
Location: Nanaimo Campus
Duties: Design and deliver courses, including development of learning objectives and determination of learning approaches. Assess and evaluate student achievement in undergraduate and/or graduate programs.

The Accounting Department seeks candidates with varied teaching experience in a number of subject areas such as:

Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Forensic Accounting

To assist us in our selection, identify the areas you are qualified to teach in your application. Specifically ensure that your submission includes your qualifications to teach Financial Accounting and/or Taxation as well as your abilities in the other subject areas.

The Instructor should possess the requisite experience and expertise both in teaching and in the content areas for each subject area that you identify as being qualified to teach. (See the VIU calendar on-line for course descriptions and

Candidates are requested to supply curriculum vitae/resume and the names of three referees, one of whom supervised the candidate in a recent and related function.

  Candidates must demonstrate commitment to teaching, learning and student success through scholarship and institutional service. Successful candidates will participate in a wide range of activities outside the classroom, including student support; institutional, faculty and departmental committee meetings and other initiatives; and professional activities in keeping with their disciplines in and outside the institution.

Required Qualifications: A Master's degree in a related area from an appropriately accredited institution and membership in good standing with a Canadian Professional Accounting Organization (CA, CGA, CMA or CPA). A demonstrated competency at working effectively in a team-oriented environment. Have a strong focus on teaching and student learning; a track record of related scholarly activity; subject currency and the ability to be responsive to diverse learning styles, cultural and academic backgrounds.
Preferred Qualifications: A doctoral degree (or ABD) with an appropriate specialization.
Please Submit: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Name and contact information for 3 people willing to provide a reference

Short-listed candidates must provide original transcripts, or applicable original certifications at time of interview.
Posting Period: February 25, 2013 - May 01, 2013
Note: Vancouver Island University regrets that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Vancouver Island University embraces the principle of employment equity and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and people of Aboriginal descent.