Global Adjunct - Accounting, Cost Accounting, Financial Accounting

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking part-time adjunct faculty members to teach courses in support of its growing global programs. Franklin University, founded in 1902, promotes a student-centered, quality-teaching environment and is a leading educator of nontraditional students in Ohio and surrounding areas. The University is busy executing an ambitious strategic plan to expand educational opportunities to ever greater numbers of students across the country and around the world. We are seeking adjunct instructors to teach courses in  Accounting, Cost Accounting and Advance Financial Accounting. Instructors would be teaching international student populations in a technology enriched learning environment from virtually anywhere in the world.

Candidates must have availability to teach two virtual class sessions and an office hour each week.  This position requires daytime availability, the course will begin in mid-January.  A minimum of a Master's degree in Accounting or a closely related field such as an MBA is required.  A CPA or other accounting credential is preferred.  In addition, the successful candidate will also possess three to five years of relevant work experience and have experience teaching at the college level.  Preference will be given to candidates that have online teaching experience. 

Course Descriptions:

Accounting -This course in an introduction to accounting emphasizing how general-purpose financial statements communicate information about the business corporation's performance and position for users external to management. Approximately one-third of the course emphasizes how the accountant processes and presents the information and includes exposure to recording transactions, adjusting balances and preparing financial statements for service and merchandise firms according to established rules and procedures. The balance of the course examines major elements of the statements such as cash, receivables, inventory, long-lived assets, depreciation, time value of money, payroll, bonds, and other liabilities and stocks.

Cost Accounting - This course will provide students with common strategies for the marketing of goods and services via the Internet range from public relations and corporate communications to advertising and electronic commerce. Students investigate and evaluate various marketing and communication strategies and tactics for the World Wide Web. An emphasis is placed on critical evaluation skills as well as website planning, development, design and other factors which contribute to a website's success.

Advance Financial Accounting - The course examines selected advanced accounting topics. It deals with advanced issues in accounting most particularly related to big companies with many branches and which need a process of consolidation to establish the whole company financial statements. In addition the course highlights the activities of multinational corporations, the partnerships and the accounting of governmental general and special funds.

To apply, complete the adjunct faculty application at, attach a copy of your resume or curriculum vita and submit these as an email with the course title (Global Adjunct – Accounting OR Cost Accounting OR Advance Financial Accounting) to

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