AREA: Personal Financial Planning
POSITION: Two Assistant Professor Positions are available 9-month, 100% time, tenure track
DATE AVAILABLE: August 6, 2012
DEADLINE: Application review will begin February 15, 2012 and continue until the positions are filled.
LOCATION: School of Family Studies and Human Services College of Human Ecology Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506
RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidates will be expected to teach on campus and on-line courses as required for the CFP core curriculum in the Personal Financial Planning B.S., M.S., Ph.D., and graduate certificate programs. In addition, the successful candidates will (a) chair and serve on M.S. and doctoral committees; (b) conduct and publish research in refereed scholarly journals related to family and consumer financial behavior and related personal financial planning and financial therapy topics; (c) advise and mentor graduate and/or undergraduate students; (d) obtain external grant funding; (e) be available for August intensive doctoral on-campus courses; and (f) provide service to the unit, school, college and university.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: (a) Doctorate (ABD considered) in Personal Financial Planning, Family Economics, Consumer Economics, Resource Management, or related fields; (b) demonstrated content expertise to teach core classes in the Personal Financial Planning program; (c) excellent research, data analysis, and grant writing skills; and (d) ability to work effectively with undergraduate and graduate students in a multidisciplinary environment.