Open Positions

Georgetown University welcomes scholars to consider joining the faculty of the globally ranked McDonough School of Business. Georgetown draws outstanding teachers, advanced management professionals, and researchers wishing to continue their intellectual pursuits and impart their lifetime of learning and experience to the next generation of business leaders. Academics and professionals from diverse and international backgrounds are especially encouraged to explore fulfilling employment options at Georgetown.

Accounting Faculty

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business invites applications for a tenure-track accounting faculty position, starting in Fall 2020. We are open to all levels of appointment — assistant professor, associate professor, or full professor. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or be near completion of a doctoral degree in accounting or a related field. 

The McDonough School of Business is committed to and promotes a strong research culture. We seek applicants who have a strong academic background and are dedicated to producing research of excellent quality. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research interests are synergistic with current faculty. Candidates must also commit to teaching excellence and contributing to the future growth of the school. Salary and benefits will be competitive with the leading business schools.

To assure full consideration, applications, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, and recent publications and working papers, should be submitted to:

Junior-level candidates also should include three letters of recommendation.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 


David Erkens and Reining Petacchi
McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University
37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, D.C. 20057

Assistant/Associate/Professor of Finance

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track appointment beginning Fall 2020. All areas and specialties will be considered.  Rank and Tenure depend on research and teaching accomplishments.


Located in Washington, D.C., Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business offers unparalleled access to the world’s business, policy, and thought leaders. The school, which attracts faculty and students from around the world, is committed to developing principled leaders capable of making complex business decisions in a global environment and who are dedicated to serving both business and society. Georgetown McDonough offers undergraduate, MBA, Executive MBA, MS in Finance, and specialized programs.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE All applications should be submitted electronically to interfolio

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law.