Assistant Professor, Human Sciences (Human Development and Family Studies)

Description:

POSITION: Assistant Professor, Human Sciences (Human Development and Family Studies) Full-time, 12-month tenure track position (70% teaching, 30% research). Position Available: July 1, 2019.

QUALIFICATIONS: Earned doctorate in human development and family studies or related area. Competence in subject matter as evidenced by relevant course work, research, computer skills, college/university teaching experience, and on-line teaching experience preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Teach courses in human development and family studies including child development, parenting education, administration and supervision of child care centers; supervise internship students; advise students; serve on departmental and university committees; provide service to the community and in the profession. Conduct research and other scholarly activities related to departmental goals; disseminate and present research results to diverse audiences, prepare grant proposal for outside funding.

THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an 1890 Land-Grant institution with approximately 2,600 students. The University offers undergraduate degrees in more than 40 majors in the schools of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences; Business and Management; Education; and Arts and Sciences. The campus is located in Pine Bluff, population 49,083. Pine Bluff is 42 miles south of Little Rock.

THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Human Sciences is in the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences. The Department offers a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Sciences Education and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Sciences with options in Foodservice/Restaurant Management; Human Development and Family Studies; Merchandising, Textiles and Design; and Nutrition and Food Science. Programs are accredited by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.

SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

APPLICATION: Submit letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work, teaching philosophy statement, proposed research agenda, and three current letters of recommendation to the department Chairperson. Electronic submissions are welcomed.

Department of Human Sciences Search Committee
c/o Human Resources Department
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Mail Slot 4942
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
uapbjobs@uapb.edu


APPLICATION
DEADLINE: Review of Applications will begin immediately and continue until April 15, 2019.

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is an Equal opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Applications from Women and minority groups are encouraged.

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