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Assistant Professor of Accounting

The College of Business at Anderson University cordially invites applications for a professional-path, ten-month instructional position in the area of Accounting at the rank of assistant professor. The preferred start date for the position is Fall 2023.  Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive liberal arts university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. The University seeks candidates with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning.

Faculty could have a potential teaching schedule that includes undergraduate and graduate classes offered at the main campus, the Greenville, SC campus, and online. Preference will be given to those who have a CPA with a record of successful teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level. An earned doctorate in Accounting or a related field from a regionally accredited institution is preferred; candidates who are ABD or have earned a master’s degree will be considered.

The College of Business at Anderson University is ACBSP accredited, has 18 full-time faculty members, serves approximately 600 students, offers eight majors in the Bachelor of Science in Business degree program and eleven minors, six concentrations in the Bachelor of Business Administration degree program, and the Bachelor of Organizational Leadership. In addition to a robust undergraduate population, we offer an MOL and an MBA with four concentration options, and four graduate certificates.

Anderson University is a “more selective” comprehensive Christian university offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees on campus and online. Anderson University is among US News and World Report’s “Best Regional Universities South,” and is on the publication’s “Most Innovative,” “Best Value,” “Best Undergraduate Teaching,” “Best Social Mobility” and “Best Online Programs” lists. Anderson also is ranked #26 nationally for Student Engagement by the Wall Street Journal; is a “Best College” among institutions of higher learning in the southeast by The Princeton Review; and is a four-time Apple Distinguished School. More information about the AU College of Business is available at

Anderson University is noted as a teaching university, but academic research is required. 

This is an on-site, in person role. Application review will begin immediately and end with a successful appointment. Please send a digital cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, and an AU faculty application to: Accounting Search Committee Chair, C/O Margaret Meece, Administrative Assistant, College of Business, via

About our Commitment to Diversity

Anderson University is a private Christian institution of higher education committed to developing a diverse campus and culture that is reflective of God’s Kingdom and biblical unity. Anderson University does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, pregnancy, disability, age, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under applicable local, state, or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other University-administered programs.

The dedicated faculty and staff of Anderson University are committed to assuring a Christ-centered educational environment of excellence. In order to fulfil its religious tenets, and as recognized by law, those seeking employment at the University must be of the Christian faith and agree to respect and not undermine the University’s mission, values, vision, and Statement of Faith. Inquiries related to our commitment to diversity may be directed to