Pooled Search for Accounting Lecturer

The Department invites applications for qualified temporary lecturers in Accounting

April 11, 2022

The Department is creating a pool of candidates for the potential to teach accounting courses. To apply online or review the application requirements (JPF02198), please see the listing on the UC Santa Barbara's Recruit website.

Position Overview

  • Position title: Accounting Lecturer
  • Pecent time: Positions may range from 33% to 100%
  • Anticipated start: July 1, 2022
  • Position duration: Teaching appointments are temporary and variable, ranging from one to three courses per quarter, and from one quarter to one year in length, with the possibility of reappointment, based on department need 

Application Window

  • Open date: April 8th, 2022
  • Next review date: Monday, May 9, 2022 at 11:59 pm (Pacific Time). Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
  • Final date: Friday, March 31, 2023 at 11:59 pm (Pacific Time). Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position Description

The UCSB Department of Economics is creating a pool of temporary lecturer candidates for the potential to teach accounting courses in the department. Members of the pool would be called upon to teach lower or upper-division students during the 2022-2023 academic years, as needed. The number of positions varies by quarter, depending on demand and the needs of the department. Please visit our website for a list of course offerings at https://my.sa.ucsb.edu/public/curriculum/coursesearch.aspx

This position will teach courses at the principles and intermediate level that involve an in-depth analysis of recognition, measurement, classification, and valuation issues in financial reporting within the framework of generally accepted accounting principles.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service as appropriate to the position.

Please note: The use of a lecturer pool does not guarantee that an open position exists at the time you are applying. See the next review date specified in UC Recruit to indicate the next potential upcoming opening. If there is no future review date showing, your application may not be considered at this time.


Basic qualifications: (required at time of application)  MA or PhD in accounting, economics, or finance. We will also consider candidates with a BA/BS in accounting, economics, or finance, a CPA licensure, and at least 5 years of public accounting experience 

Preferred qualifications: (required at time of application)  Prior teaching experience is desirable

Application Requirements

Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Teaching - This is meant to provide insight into past teaching experience, teaching methods, experience teaching in various settings, and to get a general idea about your teaching background (Optional). 
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service (Optional).

Reference requirements

  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Please provide contact information for 3-5 references. They may be contacted by phone for finalists only.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02198

Help contact: alibrieske@ucsb.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees must (a) provide proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment and provide proof of Full Vaccination no later than eight weeks after their first date of employment; or (b) if applicable, submit a request for Exception or Deferral no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job Location

Santa Barbara, CA