Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University’s pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution; eighty-five percent of the students are Egyptian and the rest include students from nearly ninety countries, principally from the Middle East, Africa and North America. Faculty salary and rank are based on qualifications and professional experience. According to AUC policies and procedures, faculty are entitled to generous benefits.
The Department of Accounting of the School of Business invites applications for a non-tenure track, four-year fixed term appointment, at the level of Assistant/Associate/Professor in Accounting starting fall 2020. Responsibilities include undergraduate teaching in the Bachelor of Accounting program.
The Department of Accounting seeks an exceptional candidate whose research complements the department existing strengths. The department faculty have a wide array of research topics that cover Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Auditing, Tax, and Corporate Governance. Many of the department research focuses on emerging markets, especially Middle east and Africa Region.
Applicants must have a PhD in accounting and/or related disciplines from a reputable university, preferably AACSB and/or EQUIS accredited. Applicants must demonstrate an excellent record of teaching experience and student evaluations, as well as a solid record in research. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
- Cover letter
- Current resume
- Statements of research and teaching
- Sample of current research
- Evidence of teaching effectiveness
- Completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF); and,
- Three names of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line BUS-ACCT-2020
About The American University in Cairo
Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. Its community of students, parents, faculty and staff, trustees, alumni and other generous sponsors represent more than 60 countries.