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Lecturer Position in Accounting

The Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Davis, seeks temporary instructors to teach one or more Accounting courses for academic year 2016–17. Course curricula may include Strategic Cost Management and Managerial Accounting and Controls. Descriptions and tentative scheduling details are listed below.

Strategic Cost Management (271): How firms use organizational design and cost management to achieve a sustainable cost structure as a basis for superior profit performance. Design and structure of business processes for strategic advantage. Modern product costing systems and their limitations as a basis for strategic cost management. Cost management during product design and development, production and/or service delivery, and after the sale. Cost management at the boundaries of the firm—where the firm interacts with suppliers, strategic alliance partners, customers and society. This course is tentatively scheduled for winter 2017. San Ramon, Davis, Sacramento campuses.

Managerial Accounting and Controls (251): Analysis of management accounting systems including cost accounting, performance measurement, and compensation and reward systems. Production of information useful for managerial decision making, as well as the design of these systems. This course is tentatively scheduled for winter 2017 in our Master of Professional Accountancy program on the Davis campus.

Positions are contingent on funding and pending administrative approval. Salary is based on ability and experience. Applicants should have a terminal degree. Potential candidates should submit their application online only. Please submit a vitae, evidence of teaching ability and contact information for three references. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis for future temporary openings, so the position will remain open until filled. Only completed files will be reviewed.

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The Graduate School of Management is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. This position is covered by a collective bargaining unit. UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus.

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