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Assistant Professor of Accounting

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

The application deadline is December 1, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the search is closed. Applications must include (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) graduate school transcripts, (4) job market paper, and (5) three letters of recommendation (applicants must provide information for three references who will be automatically contacted for letters of recommendation). We plan to interview at the 2017 Accounting PhD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp in Miami. Rice University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and actively encourages applications from women and underrepresented groups.

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor of Accounting

Dept Contact Information

Department Jones Graduate School of Business

Position Details

Position Description

The Accounting Faculty group in the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of accounting, with a preference for PhD candidates entering the academic job market for the first time. The appointment will be made at the rank of assistant professor to begin on July 1, 2018. The successful candidate is expected to produce high-quality research in the area of accounting that results in publication in top journals in the field. A strong commitment to master’s and PhD education is also expected.

Education Required PhD or other Doctoral Degree
Specify Concentration / Degree Type

PhD in accounting or related field.

Education Preferred
Other Required Qualifications
Other Qualifications Preferred
Physical Demands

Requisition Details

Requisition Details

Requisition Number F18009
Open Date 09/13/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Best Consideration Date 12/01/2017
Desired Start Date 07/01/2018
Position Status Full-Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Special Instructions

The application deadline is December 1, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the search is closed. Applications must include (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) graduate school transcripts, (4) job market paper, and (5) three letters of recommendation (applicants must provide information for three references who will be automatically contacted for letters of recommendation). We plan to interview at the 2017 Accounting PhD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp in Miami.

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and actively encourages applications from women and underrepresented groups.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcripts
  4. Research Papers
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a PhD in accounting or related field by July 1, 2018?
    • Yes
    • No