Major Duties: - Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in family science, including courses in the area of Child Life.- Advise Child Life majors and provide direction of the Child Life program.- Develop and present courses in person and through distance education technologies.- Engage in research and scholarly activities as appropriate.- Provide service to the department, college, university, community, and professional organizations.
Minimum Qualifications: - Master's degree in child life, family science, or a closely related area.- Certification as a Child Life Specialist.- Experience teaching courses in Child Life or closely related field.- Evidence of service activities.
Internal Number: 352_56552
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.