Faculty positions in the Jones School are open-rank (except where noted). We have a strong preference for experienced scholars. Senior applicants must prove both a record of publishing in top journals as well as excellent teaching abilities. Junior applicants must demonstrate quantifiable potential for excellence in scholarship and teaching.

Applicants of diverse ethnicities are encouraged to apply. It is the policy of Rice University to attract qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds to its faculty, staff, and student body. Accordingly, Rice University does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its admissions, its educational programs, or employment of faculty or staff.

Open Position:

  • Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Accounting
    The Accounting Faculty group in the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University in Houston, Texas, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of accounting. The appointment will be as of July 1, 2020. Successful candidates are expected to produce high-quality research in the area of accounting that results in publications in top journals in the field.

    Job Qualifications:
    Applicants must have completed all the requirements for a Ph.D. in accounting or related field by July 1st of the year employment commences.

    Application Procedure:
    The application deadline is December 1, 2019, but applications will be accepted until the search is closed. Applicants should apply at Applications must include (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) research statement (4) graduate school transcripts, (5) teaching statement and copies of any teaching evaluations, (6) job market paper, (7) any other research studies, and (8) three letters of recommendation (applicants must provide information for three references who will be automatically contacted for letters of recommendation). We plan to interview at the 2019 Accounting PhD Rookie Recruiting and Research Camp in Miami.

Rice University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and actively encourages applications from women and underrepresented groups.