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Requisition # 74212

Position Basics

Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Friday, July 9th, 2021
College:Tippie College of Business



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The Department of Accounting within the Tippie College of Business at the University of Iowa invites applications for one or more Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Position(s) in Accounting at the level of Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor starting August 17, 2022. Rank will be based on experience and record of achievement. Position(s) are 100% time with benefits. Campus visits for candidates applying for the rank of Associate Professor or Professor will be scheduled during the fall semester 2021. Experienced applicants for Assistant, Associate and Full Professor are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to ensure full consideration. Entry level applicants for Assistant Professor who have not already but anticipate receiving their PhD by August 17, 2022 are encouraged to apply before December 1, 2021 for full consideration. For more information about the Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty policy, refer to the Operations Manual, III 10.1.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Appropriate background checks (e.g. criminal background and credential checks) will be conducted.

The University of Iowa’s status as a premier research university depends on the robust exchange of ideas. As we enhance the breadth and depth of our perspectives, we are better able to fulfill our mission to explore, discover, create, and engage. Thus, we are committed to supporting every Hawkeye’s pursuit of excellence. Our ability to foster an equitable and inclusive environment for all who join the UI family will determine our collective success. We eagerly accept this challenge. At the UI, we achieve excellence through diversity, equity, and inclusion. To learn more about the University of Iowa’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, visit

There is an expectation that the person in this position will maintain effective, civil, and respectful working relationships with the University of Iowa campus community and uphold a high standard of cultural competency and respect for difference that represents the Tippie College of Business’ commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

The Tippie College of Business is committed to recruiting a diverse student body, faculty, and staff. Explore our recruiting website at

We are committed to recruiting and retaining the most talented and diverse faculty and staff, which involves providing opportunities for employees to “Build a Career and Build a Life” in the Iowa City area. The University offers several benefits to support faculty in achieving a healthy work/life balance including domestic partner benefits, family caregiving leave, flexible spending accounts for dependent care and health care, and an automatic tenure clock extension when a minor child is added to the family. For more information about local work/life resources, including dual-career support, please see:

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit:

  1. Cover letter

  2. Curriculum vita

  3. Statement of teaching interests

  4. Samples of recent publications and manuscripts, preferably as PDF files.

  5. Three letters of recommendation (The applicant will provide the e-mail address of external reference writers at the application website).

For best consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position(s) are filled.    


Direct general questions about the position to Professor Mark Penno (; Search Committee Chair, and questions about the application procedure to Nicole Schrock and Natalie Potter ( Departmental Administrators

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Education Requirement:

An earned doctorate or strong evidence that the doctoral degree will be completed before August 17, 2022.

Required Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications for entry level appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor includes a demonstrated potential of scholarly productivity, supported by publications and the promise of ability as a teacher.

Minimum qualifications for experienced level appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor includes an extensive and continuing body of research published in top-tier accounting journals and a demonstrated high level of teaching competence and success in working with doctoral students.

Applicants must be capable of adhering to the expectation that all staff will maintain effective, civil, and respectful working relationship with the University of Iowa campus community and uphold a high standard of cultural competency that represents the Tippie College of Business commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
 Number of References:  3
 Letters of Recommendation are required as part of the application process. Upon submission, references selected will be notified by e-mail with directions on how to electronically submit letters to the University of Iowa.   

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information

Contact:Mark Penno -
Pappajohn Business Building
21 East Market Street
W324 PBB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Department URL:

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