Current Faculty Opportunities

Department of Accounting, Business Law & Finance

Position in Accounting

Northeastern Illinois University invites applications to fill a tenure-track position in Accounting. The position will start in August of 2021. 

Duties include teaching three courses per semester in the area of accounting, performing research and providing service at the department, college and university level.

Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in accounting (granted by the starting date of appointment) from an AACSB-accredited school, and a demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and scholarly productivity. Preferred qualifications include a significant work experience in the area of accounting.  

The successful candidate must be a "Scholarly Academic" for purposes of AACSB accreditation. 

The selection process begins on Oct. 15 and continues until the position is filled. Applications received by Nov. 10 will receive a full consideration. To apply for this position, please send an application letter, a resume with email address, transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence (student evaluations), evidence of research productivity and potential, and names and contact information of three references. All documents must be emailed to Stijepko Tokic, Chair, Department of Accounting, Business Law and Finance, at s-tokic@neiu.edu. For more details, check Working Here on the NEIU website. Northeastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position in Accounting with additional emphasis on technology/analysis

Northeastern Illinois University invites applications to fill a tenure-track position in Accounting, with additional emphasis on Management Information Systems and/or data analytics. The position will start in August of 2021. 

Duties include teaching three courses per semester, performing research, and providing service at the department, college and university level. Teaching duties will be primarily in the area of accounting, with additional emphasis on Management Information Systems and/or data analytics.

Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in accounting (granted by the starting date of appointment) from an AACSB-accredited school, and a demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and scholarly productivity, and a strong background in technology and data analytics. Preferred qualifications include a significant work experience in accounting and technology as it related to accounting.

The successful candidate must be a "Scholarly Academic" for purposes of AACSB accreditation. 

The selection process begins on Oct. 15 and continues until the position is filled. Applications received by Nov. 10 will receive a full consideration. To apply for this position, please send an application letter, a resume with email address, transcripts, evidence of teaching excellence (student evaluations), evidence of research productivity and potential, and names and contact information of three references. All documents must be emailed to Stijepko Tokic, Chair, Department of Accounting, Business Law and Finance, at s-tokic@neiu.edu. For more details, check Working Here on the NEIU website. Northeastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources Requirements

TO APPLY

In order to be considered for employment, you must submit the following by the application deadline:

Please see the individual position listings for other required materials and the application deadline.

Employment Applications and Statement of Annuitant Status forms are also available at:

Northeastern Illinois University
Office of Human Resources
Bernard Office Building
5555 N. Bernard St.
Chicago, Ill. 60625

We are open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Questions? Call (773) 442-5200

Employment Services reserves the right not to consider any application on the basis of:

  • incomplete information/documents
  • delay in submission
  • not meeting minimal qualifications

Be assured, your application will be reviewed on the basis of the position(s) in which you qualify and we will inform you of our decision.

For more job opportunities, check Working Here on the NEIU website.

Northeastern Illinois University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and invites applications from Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, as well as other qualified individuals. Northeastern Illinois University positions are contingent upon the University’s receipt of its State of Illinois appropriation.