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Instructional Faculty

[C14-077] - School Of Business (Accounting & Business Analytics): Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Dr. Margaret Mitchell
Phone: (860) 832-3287

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University’s Business School invites applications for two (2) full-time, tenure-track positions. One position focuses on Accounting, and the other focuses on Business Analytics.

Primary responsibilities for both positions are in the Master of Business Administration Program. The ideal candidate will be able to teach master’s level courses in Accounting or Business Analytics, in addition to undergraduate courses in one of the Business School departments (Accounting, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems or Marketing).

The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship. The primary responsibility of the position is teaching; however, research and service to the department and university also are required. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or DBA in Accounting, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, or a closely related discipline (Completion of Ph.D. or DBA by December 31, 2014 required);
  • Established or emerging record of scholarly activity;
  • Evidence of communication (interpersonal, oral and written) skills; and,
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or DBA from a university with an AACSB accredited Business School;
  • Specific qualifications related to accounting or business analytics;
  • University teaching experience; and,
  • Relevant business experience.

The University: CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.” The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges." CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at

The CCSU Business School: The CCSU Business School is accredited by AACSB International. The school offers Bachelor of Science degrees in the areas of Accounting, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing; and it will offer a Master of Business Administration degree. It includes fifty faculty in five departments. :

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2014. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and submit the following:

  • Letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position, including the indication of primary focus (Accounting or Business Analytics);
  • Current curriculum vita;
  • Names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses, and phone numbers; and,
  • Unofficial transcripts listing graduate degrees.
  • ABD candidates, include a letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion.

No emailed or hard copies will be accepted. Please redact any personally identifiable information (e.g., Social Security Number) on any documents submitted.

For more information, contact Dr. Margaret Mitchell at or (860) 832-3287. TTY users call 860-832-1954.



CCSU is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.