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One-Year Lecturer in Accountancy

# Scope of Job
The School of Accountancy at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) occasionally has the need to hire One-Year Lecturers to teach in the Bachelor of Accounting program (contingent upon enrollment and scheduling needs). Responsibilities include delivering quality instruction in the program, mentoring students, and participating in service activities serving the School, college, university or local community as needed.
# Minimum Qualifications
The qualifications to be considered for a lecturer/One Year Appointment are: 2 years of teaching experience at an AACSB accredited university, at least 4 years of professional experience, and a master's degree in Accounting from an AACSB accredited institution.
# Discipline Specific Required Qualifications
Must be scholarly/instructional practitioners under AACSB guidelines; be an effective teacher' and have effective oral and written communication and organizational skills.
# Preferred Qualification
Ability to maintain collegial, collaborative relationships with the faculty and administrators; and ability to foster quality teaching and service
# Salary
One-Year Lecturers are paid a 9-month academic rate commensurate with experience and/or qualifications in the discipline.
# EEO Statement
**EEO Statement**
UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
**Diversity Statement**
UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.
# Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete all sections on the application. If you are applying for the first time please complete all biographical information including address, email and phone. You may update this at any time by selecting to edit your profile in the application. Security sensitive; conviction verification conducted on applicant selected.
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley reserves the right to discontinue accepting applications prior to the stated close date of this position, after meeting the posting requirement of three (3) calendar days.
# Additional Information
UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code 51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.
# Please Note
Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
*Faculty Title:* Lecturer I
*Job Class Code:* 00050
*Job Code:* F
*FLSA:* Exempt
*Posting Number:* PTFRGV0238
*Working Title:* One-Year Lecturer in Accountancy
*Location:* Rio Grande Valley
*Division/Organization:* Division of Academic Affairs
*Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position:* 1 year
*Tenure Status:* Non Tenure Track
*FTE:* 1
*License or Certification Required?:* No
*Number of Vacancies:* 1
*Desired Start Date:* 09/01/2018
*Open Date:* 05/18/2018