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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Department of Accountancy

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Urbana, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Department of Accountancy

Department of Accountancy

The Department of Accountancy at Illinois is a world leader in research, teaching, and public engagement. We serve the state, the nation, and the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and addressing critical societal needs through the transfer and application of knowledge. We are interested in candidates who will bring excellence to campus via outstanding research, teaching, and service. Tenure-track faculty conduct leading-edge accounting research, deliver an engaging classroom experience, and provide support and leadership within the department and accounting academic community.

Teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels
Tenure-track faculty are expected to conduct research in Accountancy
Senior faculty are expected to provide leadership in the department, the university and in the Accountancy discipline.

Candidates at advanced ranks must possess a PhD degree; candidates for assistant professor must possess or be near completion of a PhD degree. Candidates must have strong research as well as demonstrated teaching effectiveness and leadership potential commensurate with the position sought.

SALARY: Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

PROPOSED STARTING DATE: June 16, 2024, July 16, 2024, or August 16, 2024.


This is a 100% full-time Academic position, appointed on a 12-month basis. For full consideration, please create your candidate profile at and upload your required documents, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, working papers, course evaluations and the names and email addresses or phone numbers of three professional references. Professional references will be contacted once the recruiting committee has requested them. Applications must be received by 6:00 pm (CST) on January 14, 2024. Applications received by November 6, 2023, will be given first consideration. Apply for this position using the Apply Now button at the top or bottom of this posting. Applications not submitted through will not be considered.

Interviews may take place and offers may be made before the closing date, but all applications received by the closing date will receive full consideration for an open position. In your cover letter, please state which rank you are applying for.

For further information about this specific position, please contact Abby Dillingham, For questions regarding the application process, please contact 217-333-2137.

The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify.

Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (2008) to complete the application and/or interview process. Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations portal, or by contacting the Accessibility & Accommodations Division of the Office for Access and Equity at 217-333-0885, or by emailing

Requisition ID: 1020528
Job Category: Faculty
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