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Description: This is a ten-month, tenure-track position. The Assistant to Associate Professor will establish and maintain a strong program of research and/or creative endeavors resulting in peer-reviewed publications and/or juried designs; they will seek funding to support scholarship; teach undergraduate courses related to apparel design and product development;, recruit and mentor students in professional development and to compete in design competitions; participate in relevant professional activities; network with apparel design professionals; and provide service to the university, community and profession.

Description: This is a ten-month, tenure-track position.The Assistant/Associate Professor will establish and maintain a strong research agenda with scholarly publications in peer-reviewed literature; seek and acquire grants/funding to support research; teach undergraduate and graduate classes in Nutrition and/or Food Science; mentor graduate and undergraduate students in research and professional development; participate in relevant professional activities; and provide service to the university, community and profession.

Position Number: 932064

The Department of Human Development and Family Science (HDFS) at East Carolina University (ECU) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of instructor, assistant professor, or associate professor in the program area of Family and Community Services starting August 18, 2016. Review of applications will begin January 1, 2016, and continue until the position has been filled. 

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses; supervise graduate work; develop and maintain an active research program; secure external funding, and provide service to the profession, community, and university.

Based in Tillamook and Central Point.  These two positions add to the network of off-campus Extension faculty working across the state of Oregon to improve population health.  Each position carries a minimum of a Master's Degree with at least one degree in public health, human sciences, nutrition, exercise science, education, or a closely related field. 

Health Extension Position in Jackson County
Assistant Professor of Practice
 
Health Extension Position in Tillamook County
Assistant Professor of Practice
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 15, 2016 (May be negotiated for earlier)

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in Retail Merchandising and Fashion Product Development and graduate courses in Apparel, Textiles, and Merchandising

Conduct scholarship in area of expertise and disseminate research in peer-reviewed journals and at professional conferences. Lead collaborative and experiential student learning activities including online instruction and web-based course development. Participate in committee work and professional organizations. Advise students. Serve as thesis director. Maintain contacts with industry and educational partners.

More info: https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/16189

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 15, 2016 (may be negotiated for earlier)

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in Restaurant, Hotel and Tourism program with a focus on Culinary Services.

Conduct scholarship in area of expertise and disseminate research in peer-reviewed journals and at professional conferences. Lead collaborative and experiential student learning activities including online instruction and web-based course development. Participate in committee work and professional organizations. Advise students. Serve as thesis director. Maintain contacts with industry and educational partners. We seek a candidate who is committed to working with students and colleagues from diverse populations. May have an opportunity for department chair leadership depending on administrative/leadership experience. Tenure on hire will be considered with appropriate record of scholarship and strong record of teaching.

More info: https://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/16187

Position Vacancy for Assistant or Associate Professor in Child Development
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Southern University Baton Rouge

Two (2) Assistant or Associate Professor positions will be filled from this announcement.

Description: This is a nine-month, tenure-track position. Assistant or Associate Professor will teach courses related to child development (CHDV). They will recruit, mentor and advise CHDV students, develop curricula that prepare students for contemporary careers in the field, conduct research and engage in other scholarly activity in an area of expertise that coordinates with the CDHV program, department, college and university goals. He/she will seek external funding for research and develop ties with relevant agencies and school districts in the surrounding parishes, participate in university service and other professional activities related to the faculty position.
Position Vacancy for Assistant or Associate Professor in Apparel Merchandising & Textiles
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Southern University Baton Rouge

Two (2) Assistant or Associate Professor positions will be filled from this announcement.

Description: This is a nine-month, tenure-track position. The Assistant or Associate Professor will teach courses related to Apparel Merchandising and Textiles (AMTX), recruit, mentor and advise AMTX students, develop curricula that prepare students for contemporary careers in the field, conduct research and engage in other scholarly activity in an area of expertise that coordinates with the AMTX program, department, college and university goals. They will seek external funding for research and develop ties with AMTX business/industry, participate in university service and other professional activities related to the faculty position.

Position Vacancy for Associate Professor or Professor (Department Chair)
Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, LA

Description: This is a full-time, 9-month position. The successful candidate will serve as Chair for the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences. Specific responsibilities of the Department Chair are to:

  • Provide leadership in the development of teaching, research and community service
  • Administer and manage departmental activities and programs
  • Teach two (2) courses per semester
  • Conduct research, engage in grant writing, and other scholarly activities
  • Promote and sustain innovative productive interdepartmental activities
  • Recruit and advise students
  • Promote the department and its activities at the campus, local, state, regional and national levels through service on committees and boards, and participation in professional development activities
  • Develop and manage operational budgets effectively
  • Recruit and manage faculty and staff
  • Evaluate instructional programs, curriculum development and oversee revisions as appropriate
  • Assess and evaluate student learning outcomes
  • Complete semester and annual reports (i.e. teaching load forms, annual evaluations and workload reports)
  • Perform other related duties

Penn State Extension is pleased to announce the following administrative tenure track position located at University Park, PA: Assistant Director for Food, Families and Health

The position will lead family and consumer science extension educators in implementing educational programs and developing educational materials designed to help people make healthier food and lifestyle choices.  The position is expected to embrace innovation and new approaches that enhance access to and value of educational products and programs. The successful candidate will also be responsible for EFNEP and SNAP-ED.  The position works closely with other extension program leaders, district directors, and faculty and reports directly to the Director of Extension.

For a full description of the position see: https://psu.jobs/jobs   Position Number 59047 or 59048

Applications should be submitted by November 19, 2015.  

Lecturer/Program Coordinator - Ohio University

Position: Family and Consumer Sciences Education and Community Leadership Career Track Lecturer/Program Coordinator, (non-tenure track)

Description: This is a career track lecturer position Group II (non-tenure track) in the Department of Human and Consumer Sciences values experiential learning, student centered educational strategies and strong teaching and service/outreach skills. The faculty member reports to the Department Chairperson. The successful candidate will be responsible for (1) teaching online and face-to-face undergraduate courses, (2) supervision of students in practicums, field trips or internships, (3) participating in curriculum/course development, program review and assessments, and Department accreditation activities, (4) advising and mentoring undergraduate students, (5) promoting program growth (e.g., undergraduate recruitment and retention activities), (6) serving as a faculty liaison in student organizations, and (7) providing service to the university, community and profession. We seek a candidate who is committed to working with students and colleagues from diverse populations. Evidence of successful college/university teaching experiences and ability to teach courses, such as: Community and Workforce Opportunities in Family and Consumer Sciences, Families as Consumers in Global Communities, Teaching of Family and Consumer Sciences, and Writing in Human and Consumer Sciences.

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