Assistant Professor

Tempe, AZ

W. P. Carey School of Accountancy





The School of Accountancy in the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor (tenure-track) commencing Fall 2022.


Essential Functions. The candidate must contribute to the School of Accountancy’s mission in the areas of research and teaching. Research must be publishable in premier academic journals in accounting or a closely related field. The candidate must be able to contribute to curriculum development and deliver excellent in-class instruction at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels.


WPC Diversity. The W. P. Carey School of Business values our cultural and intellectual diversity and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of the academic community.


Minimum Qualifications:

1) A PhD in accounting or a closely related field, or be close to earning the PhD by the position start date;

2) A record of research excellence and a promising research agenda;

3) A demonstrated record of teaching experience with potential for excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels.


Desired Qualifications:

Demonstrated research and teaching potential in the area of tax, audit, managerial, or financial. For candidates with demonstrated research and teaching potential in the financial area, experience with and training in experimental methods is preferred.


Application Procedure. The application deadline is November 19, 2021. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool.  Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled. Formal applications must include: 1) cover letter that addresses how you meet the qualifications, 2) resume or CV, 3) evidence of teaching competency/teaching evaluations, and 4) a list of references, and 5) a statement (one page maximum) addressing how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity and inclusion will advance W. P. Carey’s commitment to inclusive excellence. To submit your application please follow this link: For additional information, please contact Andy Call, Director, at 480.965.6632 or


School of Accountancy. The School of Accountancy delivers degree programs at the B.A., B.S., M.S. and PhD. levels. The school’s full-time faculty consists of 6 professors, 12 associate professors, 5 assistant professors, 11 clinical faculty, 3 professors of practice, and 9 lecturers. Learn more at


W. P. Carey School of Business. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with more than 15,000 students and 100,000 alumni worldwide. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking. The W. P. Carey School is internationally recognized for its leadership in business education, groundbreaking research and innovation, and renowned faculty, making us one of the top-ranked business schools in the country. Learn more at


Arizona State University. Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access.  This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves.  Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines.  ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city.  ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.


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Posted: 10/07/2021