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Instructor/Senior Instructor Position in Accounting

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Boulder, Colorado

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Job Summary

The Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado, Boulder invites applications for a non-tenure-track instructor or senior instructor position to teach at the undergraduate and masters levels beginning August 2020. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and based on the University of Colorado pay scale.

Who We Are

The University of Colorado Boulder and the city of Boulder offer a rich intellectual, cultural, and recreational environment. The Boulder area is regularly recognized as one of the most desirable places to live in the US and the University of Colorado and the Leeds School of Business are nationally recognized for the excellence of our faculty, programs, and students. By joining the Accounting Division at Leeds, you will be part of a collegial and productive group of scholars with the highest standards of research and teaching excellence.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

Candidates must have a master’s degree or equivalent and appropriate professional work experience/certification (e.g., CPA), with strong preference given to candidates with a terminal degree (e.g., PhD, DBA) in accounting or a related field, or nearing completion of a terminal degree. Candidates must have expertise or evident potential in providing quality teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

What You Will Need

The successful candidate will have demonstrated a) a strong commitment to curriculum development, b) prior teaching success, c) a desire to engage positively with students, other faculty, and professionals, and d) collegiality and teamwork. Job responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and masters level courses in accounting, and engaging in service activities within the school.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of teaching philosophy
  4. Evidence of teaching success
During the application process you will need to enter contact information for three references and we will request letters of recommendation immediately.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

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Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.