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Lecturers for Accounting Courses

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 20th, 2020

Last review date: Friday, Mar 20, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (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.


The Graduate School of Management (GSM) at the University of California, Davis invites applications for lecturer positions to teach courses in its undergraduate Accounting Minor and Masters of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) programs during the 2020 summer sessions and 2020-2021 academic year. Duties will include full responsibility for course preparation and presentation, including but not limited to, lectures, preparation and grading of exams, office hours outside of class, and supervision of teaching assistants or readers if assigned. Compensation and the duration of the appointment will depend on the number of courses assigned and the number of units per course.

General Information:
The Graduate School of Management offers a lock-step nine month MPAc program intended to further develop students' accounting knowledge and business acumen as well as enhance their professional development. The GSM's undergraduate accounting minor commenced in the fall of 2017 to provide UC Davis students a foundation in core accounting knowledge. Lecturers are selected to fill specialized positions that require professional or academic expertise and complement the courses taught by ladder faculty in the accounting minor and MPAc programs.

Qualified candidates should hold a graduate degree in a related field or an undergraduate degree in accounting. Preferred qualifications include; Certified Public Accountant and/or professional work experience.

Courses to be taught:
The following courses may be offered by lecturers during the 2020 summer session and 2020-2021 academic year.

MGT 11A Elementary Accounting
MGT 11B Elementary Accounting
MGT 103 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
MGT 105 Intermediate Financial Accounting II
MGT 107 Intermediate Financial Accounting III
MGT 170 Management Accounting and Control
ACC 201 Financial Reporting
ACC 203 Intermediate Financial Reporting
ACC 205 Advanced Financial Reporting

Other courses may be added to this list as needed to cover one-time openings. Expanded course descriptions may be viewed on the UC Davis ( or MPAc ( ) websites.

Applications may be submitted beginning now and throughout the 2020-2021 academic year with appointments made as suitable candidates are identified. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter with course preferences and quarters available, three letters of recommendation and resume. Candidates must apply online at

These positions are covered by collective bargaining agreement. UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse faculty community. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any property owned or leased by UC Davis-- indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.

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Job location

Davis, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume - Your most recently updated C.V. or Resume

  • Cover Letter

  • Evidence of Teaching - Examples include, course materials, syllabi, course plans, course evaluations etc.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 letters of reference required