Job no: 502650 Position type: Part-Time 9-Month Department: 012100 - School of Human Sciences Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Faculty Position Open Date: Jun 15 2021
To teach distance courses in human development and family science and advise undergraduate and graduate students. The successful applicant for this position will initially have a 50% teaching position of Assistant Clinical Professor, Human Development and Family Science.
The School of Human Sciences provides education, research, and outreach programs related to human interaction and relationships, early childhood, child life, youth, adult and family studies, and teacher education in family and consumer sciences and agricultural education. In addition, selected School programs focus on commerce, marketing, and using technology for problem solving and designing programs and projects.
Area of Specialization:
Human Development and Family Science
Anticipated Appointment Date:
August 16, 2021
Tenure Track Status:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
* Teaching distance courses in human development and family science. * Advising undergraduate and graduate students. * Providing service to the school, university, profession, and community
* Doctorate in human development and family studies or a closely related field * Demonstrated interest in and commitment to diversity and to quality teaching in higher education. * Ability to work effectively with students, faculty, administrators, and industry professionals. * Exhibited initiative and drive when working with students and other stakeholders.
ABDs or degree pending considered (all but DISS):
* Experience in an area related to human development and family science. * Expertise in early intervention. * Excellent computer/technology skills, including distance education. * Effective teaching skills. * Effective communication skills using written, verbal, and interpersonal techniques. * Success in competitive extramural funding. * Experience in conducting and publishing research and/or scholarly work.
* Applicants must apply online at www.jobs.msstate.edu and attach a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and interests, a publication or writing sample and the complete contact information for at least three professional references.
Position contingent upon funding availability.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 502650
About Mississippi State University
Mississippi State University represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity University. Also, a National Science Foundation “Top 100” research University, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff, and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we’re driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels. At Mississippi State University we invite you to join us as we continue our momentum in research, teaching, and service.
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