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Lecturers for Accounting Courses 2021-2022

Application Window

Open date: May 26th, 2021

Last review date: Saturday, Jul 31, 2021 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: Friday, Dec 3, 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.

Position description

he 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 2021 summer sessions and 2021-2022 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 2021 summer session and the 2021-2022 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 2021-2022 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 a resume/CV. Candidates must apply online at

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.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Graduate degree in related field or undergraduate degree in accounting.

Preferred qualifications

    Certified Public Accountant, professional work experience

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume - Your most recently updated C.V. or Resume with course preference and quarters available

  • 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 letters of reference required
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Campus Information

UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco-free campus (

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Job location

Davis CA