Position Summary McGraw School of Business at Olivet Nazarene University seeks a full-time faculty member to support a growing degree in the School of Business beginning August 2021. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits are competitive.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities 1. Teach core accounting and finance concentration courses. 2. University service, including advising and mentoring students, supervising professional certifications, advising students organizations such as VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program), meeting with prospective students, and serving on university committees. 3. Support of the program’s continuous quality improvements, assessment, and professional certification activities. 4. Scholarly research, accounting education initiatives, consulting, grant writing, mission projects, and presenting at technical conferences are encouraged. 5. The ideal candidate may also contribute to QuickBooks certification initiatives in the program.
Supervisory Responsibilities Students
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required 1. A lifestyle in agreement with the ONU Statement of Mission, Faith, and Lifestyle Covenant. 2. A passions for teaching and support of Olivet’s mission are essential. 3. Professional practice and/or industry experience are highly desirable. 4. Should be able to articulate the integration of the Christian faith and accounting practice.
Education A master’s degree in business, accounting or finance is required. CPA licensure and/or an earned PhD in accounting or business related field.
Work Environment The School of Business is located on the main floor of the Weber Center, on the main campus of Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Illinois. Olivet offers the Bachelor of Science in Accounting with concentrations in public, corporate, government, and general accounting. Olivet Nazarene University operates under the auspices of the Church of the Nazarene and reserved the right to prefer employees based on religion (Title VII, Section 702-703, U.S. Civil Rights Act of 1964). Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: Req #462
About Olivet Nazarene University
Olivet Nazarene University is an accredited Christian, liberal arts university offering more than 140 areas of undergraduate and graduate study, including the Doctor of Education in ethical leadership. Olivet’s beautiful 275-acre main campus is located in Bourbonnais, Illinois, 45 miles south of Chicago. Additionally, the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies offers online education with offices and meeting spaces throughout Chicagoland. From Oxford to Tokyo, hundreds of Olivet students also experience the global classroom each year through study abroad opportunities, internships and worldwide mission trips.