St. Mary's University, Texas

Assistant Professor of Business & Law

The Greehey School of Business at St. Mary's University, a premier institution, invites applications for an assistant professor tenure-track position starting August 1, 2023. Candidates should hold or be near completion of a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in Business Law, Law, or a closely related area from an AACSB-accredited university or an ABA-accredited law school. ABD candidates with an expected completion date within one year of appointment will be considered.

The position is housed in the Department of Accounting in the Greehey School of Business. The Department serves three undergraduate majors: Accounting, Accounting and Data Analytics, and Business and Law. The Business and Law major is a relatively new undergraduate major in which students take a broad range of business and accounting courses and have the opportunity to take a limited number of classes at St. Mary's Law School.

The successful candidate should be able to teach across multiple instructional modalities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and in more than one of the following areas including accounting, business law, legal environment of business and/or closely related areas. Although not required, appropriate professional certifications are preferred. A commitment to service is expected including academic advising to students. Successful faculty members maintain a balanced portfolio of teaching, research, and service and are open to interaction with industry and the profession.

The Greehey School of Business is AACSB accredited. The undergraduate level offers a BBA with majors in Accounting, Accounting and Data Analytics, Business and Law, Finance and Risk Management, Management, Marketing, and International Business. The school offers an MBA for Professionals (MBA-P) at the graduate level. Class sizes are small with an average faculty-to- student ratio of 1:17. San Antonio is one of the top ten fastest-growing cities in the country with the San Antonio-Austin corridor described as the "New Major Metropolis" by major news media. The School has an excellent reputation for academic quality and has a very successful alumni base that is engaged with the School and the University.

As a Catholic Marianist University, St. Mary's University fosters the formation of people in faith and educates leaders for the common good through community, integrated liberal arts and professional education, and academic excellence: www. St. Mary's is the oldest Catholic university in the Southwest and continues to advocate the Marianist mission. St. Mary's enrolls approximately 3500 students in a diverse university with four schools, more than 40 academic programs including Ph.D. and J.D. programs, and numerous pre-professional programs. The successful candidate is expected to support and contribute to the University's Marianist educational mission.

Applications must be submitted by June 5, 2023, at https:// with the option to upload all supporting documents electronically. Along with the employment application, please submit (1) a letter of application addressing interest in the position, (2) curriculum vita, (3) an unofficial graduate transcript and (4) three letters of reference Questions may be directed to Kent Royalty, Emil C. E. Jurica Distinguished Professor of Accounting and chair of the search committee at [email protected]. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the successful completion of a clear background check and receipt of official transcripts.

St. Mary's University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to furthering diversity, equity, and inclusion and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.

Job details


Assistant Professor of Business & Law


St. Mary's University, Texas


United States


May 27, 2023

Application deadline

June 05, 2023

Job type

Associate Professor/Professor


Business and Economics,Law

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