Faculty Recruiting

Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University

Applications are invited from qualified individuals who have interests in accounting and who have outstanding potential for researching in and teaching accounting.  The minimum qualification for the Assistant Professor level is a doctoral degree, at or near completion, in accounting or a related field.  Selection criteria include excellent teaching ability, potential for (or record of) superior research, and strong recommendations.  Candidates who wish to be considered for the position of Professor or Associate Professor must hold a Ph.D. and have an established record of rigorous scholarly research that warrants appointment at such level.  Active publication in top academic accounting journals is expected.  A high level of accomplishment in graduate-level (Masters and Doctoral) teaching is also required.  Qualified female and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. 

Applications should be submitted on-line at our web site:


Applications should include a complete curriculum vita, copies of research papers, and publications.  Applicants in the process of completing the doctoral degree should include an approved dissertation proposal or a research paper based on the dissertation and three letters of reference.  On November 29, 2013, we will begin formally reviewing applications and strongly encourage all applications to be completed by that date.  We will continue to accept applications until March 21, 2014 or until the position is filled.

Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.