Accounting Faculty Position Open to Economists
Tenure-track faculty opening at the Assistant Professor level in
Accounting, commencing September 2020.
Job Description and Qualifications
Applicants should have completed (or nearly completed) a Ph.D.
in accounting, economics, financial economics, or a related
discipline. We are particularly interested in candidates who do
theory-based empirical and experimental research or applied theory
with empirical implications in fields relevant to accounting such
as information economics, banking, industrial organization and
organizational economics. Candidates should have a demonstrated
potential for excellence in research and teaching. Teaching
assignments may span undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. Programs.
The Accounting group at Tepper is interdisciplinary and
collaborative, including faculty members with backgrounds in
accounting, economics, and finance. Our strengths lie in applied
accounting theory, corporate finance, empirical IO, financial
intermediation, managerial economics, and market micro-structure.
Methodologically we place a strong emphasis on combining theory
with empirical methods such as causal identification, structural
estimation, textual analysis, machine learning, and randomized
We are at the frontier of accounting research aiming to address
changing business needs due to rapid advancements in technology and
the ubiquity of data by leveraging novel research approaches. The
Tepper School and Carnegie Mellon University are ideally positioned
to promote this innovation because of campus-wide collaborative
strengths at the intersection of business, technology and
Carnegie Mellon University is an equal opportunity employer and
is committed to increasing the diversity of its community on a
range of intellectual and cultural dimensions. Carnegie
Mellon welcomes faculty applicants who will contribute to this
diversity through their research, teaching and service, including
women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, individuals
with disabilities, and others who would contribute in different
ways. Carnegie Mellon University seeks to meet the needs of
dual-career couples and is a member of the Higher Education
Recruitment Consortium (HERC) that assists with dual-career
Applicants should submit an application cover letter, a current
CV, a current research paper, a research statement, and other
evidence of research such as publications or working papers, if
available, and three recommendation letters via Interfolio
If you have any questions about the application, please contact Ms.
Carol Salerno at email@example.com or
In order to ensure full consideration, completed applications
must be received by December 1st, 2019.
Carnegie Mellon University considers applicants for
employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the
basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or
any other legally protected status.
Location/Region: Pittsburgh, PA (15213)