Full Job Description
Davis & Elkins College, a private college in the liberal arts tradition, invites nominations and applications for a full-time position in the Department of Business and Entrepreneurship beginning preferably in the fall 2021 semester. We seek applicants with a strong interest in teaching and advising, who will be able to teach a 4/4 course load in a variety of Accounting and Finance courses. While Accounting will be the faculty member’s primary teaching responsibility, an ability to teach introductory courses in Finance and Personal Finance is strongly preferred. An ongoing program of professional development and service to the department, College and community are required. This position requires applicants to have a Master’s in Accounting or Finance or an MBA. A minimum of five years relevant professional experience and higher education teaching experience are strongly preferred.
Rank is open and the position is renewable. The department is accredited through IACBE. An affiliate of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and covenant partner with the Presbytery of West Virginia, the College is located in Elkins, West Virginia.
Davis & Elkins College seeks to “prepare and inspire students for success and for thoughtful engagement in the world.” To fulfill this mission, the Department is committed to providing a rigorous education that also provides students with opportunities for experiential learning, and encourages entrepreneurship, collaboration and practical problem-solving. We also seek to support and advance the professional and economic development of our city, state and region by establishing partnerships and serving as a resource for all who seek to improve their local communities.
All applications must include a letter of interest addressing how the applicant can fulfill the requirements of the position and advance the mission of the College, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information (including phone numbers and e-mail addresses) of four professional references. Official transcripts and a background check will be required before an appointment is made.
Please submit materials electronically via e-mail to Ms. Donna McCauley, Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic Affairs, Davis & Elkins College at email@example.com. Please write “Accounting and Finance” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately, and all applications received on or before July 25, 2021, will receive full consideration.