Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting

Coe College seeks qualified applicants who are passionate about teaching in a small liberal arts environment for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Accounting position beginning Fall 2022.

Primary Responsibilities

The successful candidate will teach three accounting courses per semester (six per year) with class sizes ranging from 10 to 25 students and will have an interest and ability to embrace Coe’s student-centered approach to education. Working in a supportive environment, the candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to and influence the learning and successes of our increasingly diverse student body.  

Department Profile

The Department of Economics and Business Administration at Coe is the largest department on campus, consisting of 12 full-time faculty from diverse backgrounds. The department offers six majors, including public accounting, managerial accounting, business administration, economics, international business and international economics. The accounting program at Coe has been growing in recent years and has been very successful in preparing and inspiring students for their careers after graduation. The college’s new Center for Creativity and Careers works with the department in offering support for accounting students seeking internships and jobs.

Required Qualifications

Candidates are required to have at least a Master's of Accountancy, M.B.A, or master's in a related field. Related work experience and/or college teaching experience will also be valued. 

Applications should include the following

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Recent teaching evaluations, if available.

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Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2021, and will continue until the position is filled.

Any questions can be directed to Carrie Melcher, chair of the search committee, email:; phone: 319.399.8760

Coe is committed to fostering a multicultural environment and encourages applications from individuals who will help fulfill that goal. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and diverse perspectives and aim to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer.