Associate Professor in Accounting

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Work type: Faculty Full-time
Department: Sy Syms School of Business
Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY
Categories: Accounting/Finance, Education/Teaching

Position Summary:     

The Sy Syms School of Business of Yeshiva University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate professor level in accounting beginning Fall 2024.

Experience & Educational Background:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Accounting. ABD’s will be considered. Candidates are expected to publish appropriate area-related research in high-quality refereed outlets. While all areas will be considered, preference will be given to candidates with interests in Financial Accounting. Knowledge of basic Data Analytics and/or ESG Reporting is helpful. Other preferred qualifications include professional certification and relevant professional work experience.  Salaries are commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.  

Salary Range:

$130,000 - $210,000

Application Instructions:

Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a sample publication, and contact information for three references.  Deadline to apply: December 5, 2023.

About Us:       

The Sy Syms School of Business, an AACSB accredited business school, offers business programs for undergraduate and graduate men and women. It was established in 1987 through major gifts by Sy Syms, then a member of Yeshiva University’s Board of Trustees, and other business leaders. The school offers the unique combination of a complete business curriculum along with Yeshiva University’s Jewish studies component. To learn more about the Sy Syms School of Business please visit our website:

Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more. 

Yeshiva University proudly declares our intention to combat antisemitism and all hate crimes on American college campuses.  We recognize that faculty, as well as students, have confronted troubling and frightening experiences and we wish to welcome to Yeshiva University all who abhor such behavior.

SSSB is currently recruiting for two tenure-track positions in Finance and Accounting that will begin with the fall 2024 semester.

We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve.  We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.

The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University’s retirement plan. 

Equal Employment Opportunity:           

Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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