Accounting Instructor

Instructor III Position in Accounting

THE UNIVERSITY OF LETHBRIDGE is seeking applications for one instructor position at the Instructor III rank for a three year term in Accounting on our Calgary Campus beginning on January 1, 2019 or earlier. The instructor will be responsible for courses at primarily the third and fourth year level, though second year courses may also be taught.  Instructor responsibilities may include, but not be limited to:  instruction; course content updating; pedagogical and assessment improvements; course and curriculum development; active involvement in School and Accounting Area governance; and other service activities such as case competition coaching, participation in student related functions, and participation in CPA events. Courses on the Calgary campus are taught during the evenings and on Saturdays.

Applicants should possess an undergraduate degree, and a Canadian accounting designation.  A graduate degree is preferred, or equivalent experience. The applicant should have significant accounting work experience, and be willing and able to continue with some limited ongoing accounting work to maintain their professional competence. Teaching experience at the university or professional program level is desirable.  A commitment to teaching excellence and engagement with students is required. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package as well as professional supplement funds.

The Dhillon School of Business consists of approximately 60 full-time faculty members with diverse research interests and approximately 2000 undergraduate students located in the two campuses of Lethbridge and Calgary. For more information about the School visit our website at:

The University of Lethbridge is a comprehensive university with approximately 8600 students from nearly one hundred countries. The University has a reputation for providing a high quality undergraduate and graduate education and has been rated #1 for student services among institutions of our size in Canada. The university website,, contains more information about our institution. 

To apply for the position, please provide a cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, and teaching evaluations if applicable. The cover letter should note the accounting subdisciplines the applicant is prepared to teach, e.g. taxation; managerial; financial; audit; accounting information systems; as well as any experience with data analytics and business technologies.  These materials should be submitted following the directions at the “Careers at the U” link on the University of Lethbridge Human Resources webpage at by September 15, 2018. Review of applications will begin immediately by the Accounting Area and Search Committee, and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Lethbridge hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity and diversity. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference. Thank you to all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.