Accounting Faculty Position

Position Description: Valparaiso University, College of Business invites applications for a permanent faculty appointment in accounting beginning in Fall 2012 or earlier.  The primary need is teaching in the managerial accounting and auditing areas.  Applicants should have Ph.D. or D.B.A. degree (ABD considered) and evidence of quality teaching and academic research.  Ideal candidates will have a record of leadership and achievement, good interpersonal skills, and should be interested in working at a university engaged in issues in Christian higher education in the Lutheran tradition.  Normal teaching load is nine hours per semester at the undergraduate and graduate (MBA) level with summer teaching possible.  

The University and College: Valparaiso University is a tobacco-free campus enrolling over 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students and has been ranked one of the “Best Master’s Universities in the Midwest” and “One of the Best Buys” by U.S. News and World Report.  The College of Business is AACSB accredited, serves over 400 undergraduate students offering B.S.B.A and B.S. in accounting degrees and serves over 90 graduate students offering MBA and Master of Engineering Management programs.  VU is located in Valparaiso, Indiana, a community of 30,000 residents with quality public schools and light industry, and is situated about 16 miles from Lake Michigan and about an hour from downtown Chicago. 

Applications: Applicants must submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to Dr. Marc LeClere, Associate Professor, College of Business, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN  46383.  Confidential inquires can be directed to Dr. LeClere via email ( or 219-464-5158.  Valparaiso University does not unlawfully discriminate and aims to employ persons of various backgrounds and experiences to help constitute a diverse community. Its entire EOE policy can be found online at the university website.

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Valparaiso University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.