Concordia University seeks applicants for a full-time, twelve-month, accounting faculty member who will serve as Chair of Quantitative Business Programs. The successful candidate will be an innovative and dynamic leader who is committed to advancing the quantitative team by further developing teaching excellence and scholarly research. The Chair will supervise and coordinate all aspects of Concordia’s quantitative business programs, with oversight of personnel, budget, administrative records, program development and excellence. The chair will teach courses in accounting and quantitative business. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position reports directly to the Dean of the School of Business and is located on the Mequon, WI campus. Occasional traveling will be required.

Position Responsibilities

  • Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in accounting and quantitative business programs
  • Oversee the quantitative business curriculum, including curriculum development, implementation, and assessment for traditional and accelerated learning modalities
  • Comply with University and accrediting body policies and standards
  • Supervise, orient, evaluate, and promote professional development of quantitative business faculty (full-time and part-time)
  • Hire and coordinate quantitative adjunct instructors
  • Develop and administer quantitative program budgets
  • Chair quantitative business faculty meetings
  • Serve on University and school committees
  • Serve as a role model for scholar-practitioner research and teaching excellence
  • Other duties that align with the University and School of Business strategic priorities

Position Qualifications

  • An active member of a Christian church
  • Earned doctorate in a business-related field, or another field with successful management-level business experience. Candidates who successfully complete their doctorate program by August 1, 2019, will also be considered.
  • Professional license or designation, such as CPA or CMA is preferred
  • Ideal candidates will also have demonstrated excellence in college-level teaching and scholarship, and experience with curriculum development

The Compensation and Benefits

This is a full-time, faculty, exempt position. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications, education, and experience. Concordia health, disability, and retirement plan enrollment is available to full-time employees and eligible dependents. Tuition benefits are available for employees and their qualified dependents.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of CU to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

The University will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, gender, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

However, CU is an institution of the LCMS and, to the extent allowed by law, CU reserves the right to give preference in employment based on religion. In addition, preference in holding certain employment positions is given to ordained or rostered ministers of the LCMS. Based on a religious tenet, CU recognizes only male, LCMS ordained Ministers of the Gospel, but recognizes both male and female LCMS Rostered Ministers of the Gospel.

The Human Resources Department has been appointed to manage the equal employment opportunity program, including all equal employment opportunity activities, as required by federal, state and local agencies. If any employee or applicant for employment believes this policy has been violated, he/she must contact the Director of Human Resources.

Concordia University is a HLC accredited, co-educational, liberal arts school offering more than 70 undergraduate majors, over 40 master’s degree programs, and 4 doctoral programs. There are also a variety of accelerated evening and e-learning programs.

Physical Demands/Equipment

Concordia is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world.