Assistant/Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Studies

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Requisition Number: 0811658 Number of Open Positions: 1 Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor Other Title Information: Assistant/Associate Professor, Human Development & Family Studies Organization: 217601 - HUMAN DEVELOPMENT & FAMILY STUDIES Position Summary:

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Environmental Sciences at The University of Alabama seeks applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor, tenure-track appointment. Sought are applicants with a promising record of research and teaching that will contribute to the departments’ growing expertise in addiction science. Applications from candidates with specializations in marriage and family therapy, prevention science, and/or public policy are specifically encouraged.
The successful candidate will be responsible for initiating, conducting, and publishing research, including procuring internal and external funding; teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, including courses in the Addiction and Recovery major; mentoring graduate students; and engaging in service at the campus, community, state and/or national level.

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Qualifications include a doctoral degree in Human or Child Development and Family Studies, Marriage and Family Therapy, Prevention Science, Developmental Psychology, Developmental Neuroscience or an equivalent field; evidence of scholarly work, including a strong research record, and/or participation in grant submissions or success at grant funding (required for Associate Professor level); strong interpersonal skills, including effective oral and written communication skills; and teaching experience in higher education.

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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until January 15, 2018. Applicants with question should contact Dr. Tricia Witte at: [email protected]

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Search Initiation Date: 10/10/2018 Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2019 Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should submit an application online. An application cover letter indicating the position for which the applicant wishes to be considered, current CV and contact information for three references should be included in the original application (attach as other document 1). If hired, an official transcript of your most recent advanced degree will be required.

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  2. How many refereed journal articles do you have that are either published or fully accepted?

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    Posted: 12/28/2018
    Application Due: 1/28/2019
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