Accounting - Lecturer/Assistant Professor

Acadia University

Location: Nova Scotia
Date posted: 2013-04-25

Acadia University is recognized as one of Canada's premier undergraduate institutions. Academic innovation and a technology-rich teaching and learning environment have garnered the university a reputation for excellence. Our progressive workplace is located only one hour from Halifax in Nova Scotia's beautiful Annapolis Valley - a small-town setting offering an affordable lifestyle, outstanding recreational opportunities, internationally-acclaimed restaurants, a healthy economy, and the best weather in the Atlantic Provinces.

Faculty of Professional Studies
F.C. Manning School of Business

Position #30120 - The F.C. Manning School of Business invites applications for a 9.5 month contractually-limited-term position effective August 1, 2013.

Candidates who possess a graduate degree in Accounting (Masters or higher) with related work experience or a recognized professional accounting designation with significant related work experience may be considered. Applicants are asked to provide clear evidence of their academic and professional credentials, and any teaching experience at the university level.

The successful candidate must be familiar with recent changes in accounting standards as they apply to Canadian public and private companies, as well as governments and non-profits. This individual should be able to teach in both financial and management accounting areas, and will be expected to participate in administrative work including service on committees within the School and University.

For additional information on the F.C. Manning's School's programs, please refer to

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae and the names and contact information for three referees to:

Dr. Ian Hutchinson, Director
FC Manning, School of Business
Acadia University
Wolfville NS B4P 2R6
(902)585-1140 (telephone)
(902)585-1085 (facsmilie)

Closing Date: May 3, 2013

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Acadia University is committed to employment equity and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. We therefore invite applications from Aboriginal peoples, African Nova Scotians, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and women, as well as persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Consistent with the principles of employment equity, the primary criterion for appointment to a position is academic and professional excellence. Candidates who are a member of one of the aforementioned groups, and who wish to have the application considered as such, should complete the Employment Equity Voluntary Self-Identification Form as part of their application package.

While budgetary approval has been granted for this position, Acadia University reserves the right not to fill this position, or to fill this position at a level different from the advertised level or term.


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