Job Description

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as a full time Faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the Colangelo College of Business.  At the cornerstone of every degree earned at the Colangelo College of Business is an education that develops values driven business leaders. The college features more than 25 programs from the bachelor through the master's level, including several high-demand MBA programs and an accelerated accounting degree.

As a full-time Faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you. 

The Colangelo College of Business at Grand Canyon University is seeking a full-time faculty member to teach Accounting (open to all ranks). The position is expected to:  provide instruction that incorporates practitioner knowledge of accounting, expertise in the basics of accounting, specifically audit, teach fundamentals in an engaging manner, and promote an accounting mindset for today’s business world, as well as help with the integration of faith and free market capitalism. 

PLEASE NOTE: This is a 9-month faculty contract and will be based on our Main Campus in Phoenix, AZ Our anticipated start date is August 23rd, 2021.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession.  Other main responsibilities include the following:

  • Prepares and delivers lessons to undergraduate students within the prescribed curriculum.
  • Leads class discussions and facilitates learning in the on-ground or online classroom modality, multi-modality perspective and skill-set.
  • Assesses student performance in accordance with University Assessment Practices.
  • Remains current in the field of accounting and effective teaching techniques. 
  • Assist with student CPA test preparation.  
  • Maintains four course teaching load each semester.
  • Participates in curriculum development, as needed.
  • Mentors students and guides them regarding their career paths.
  • Becomes actively involved in the college to work alongside undergraduate students in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
  • Participates in faculty and Colangelo College of Business meetings and College/University committee activities.
  • Performs other duties as directed by the Dean, Colangelo College of Business, centered on teaching, service, and scholarship.
  • Supports the integrity of the GCU mission and educational learning outcomes. 

Qualifications:

  • PhD or DBA in Accounting or related business discipline, or MBA or MS in accounting
  • Post-secondary teaching experience.
  • CPA and/or CMA.
  • Significant (5+ years desired), documented, industry experience in accounting, recent/current audit experience desired.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Interested in GCU Faculty and Adjunct positions, but can't find a position that's right for you?

Submit your resume to our Faculty Jobs Talent Community to be considered for future opportunities.  Visit the Faculty Jobs page on the GCU Career Site and scroll down to join the Talent Community. 

       


GCU's Christian worldview has shaped the university's mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. The University values diversity among its students, faculty and staff, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

For assistance with your job application please use our External Candidate Job Application Guide.

All staff and faculty candidates will be asked to review GCU’s staff or faculty expectations as part of the application process.

If you’re looking for jobs in admissions/enrollment, accounting, curriculum development, financial aid, human resources, information technology, marketing or other student service-related jobs at Grand Canyon Education, Inc. Visit our partner’s site at jobs.gce.com for more information.



Posted 19 Days Ago

Full time

R000031333

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online