Assistant Professor, Accounting MacEwan University Canada

Competition # 18.11.263

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement.  In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through Teaching and Learning Services.

The Department of Accounting and Finance, in the MacEwan School of Business, invites applications for one full-time probationary tenure track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing 1 July 2019. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All positions are subject to budgetary approval. The Department will consider applicants that have demonstrated expertise in teaching in the following subject areas: Canadian taxation, and intermediate and advanced financial accounting, and evidence of a research plan. 

The School of Business has over 71 full-time faculty, over half of which have terminal degrees. The Department of Accounting and Finance has 18 faculty and offers an Accounting major in the Bachelor of Commerce. The accounting major is accredited by CPA Alberta.

Preferred candidates will have:

-        a PhD (completed NLT Dec 2019) in Accounting or a related field; 

-        evidence of outstanding teaching ability, and a demonstrated primary commitment to undergraduate teaching;

-        an ongoing program of academic research in Accounting or a related field;

-        a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation, or the willingness and ability to obtain a Canadian CPA designation within the first three years of the probationary period. 

How to Apply:

Only applications received electronically will be considered.  To apply, go to and select the job posting. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including your teaching philosophy and recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, and a sample of scholarly work. The names and contact information of three references should be sent to

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

For general inquiries, please contact us at

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement. 

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