Assistant Professor/FCS

DATE: September 2012
TITLE/RANK Assistant Professor 
DEPARTMENT Family and Child Studies
DESCRIPTION The Department of Family and Child Studies is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in a vibrant department with a large undergraduate program, a new master’s degree program, and a Ph.D. program scheduled to begin fall 2013.  Appointment includes teaching and advising students in a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in Family and Child Studies and participating in curriculum development.  Faculty members are expected to be active scholars, and to participate in departmental, college, and university committees and activities.
QUALIFICATIONS

Earned doctorate in Family and Child Studies or closely related area, a well-defined research agenda, evidence of scholarly activities, and potential for publications.  College level teaching experience preferred.  Desired areas of research and expertise include but are not limited to: gerontology, family policy, family relations, and child/youth development.  The department and the College of Education and Human Services are committed to student and faculty diversity and value the educational benefits that derive from such diversity.  We are seeking candidates who demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively in and with socially, culturally, and economically diverse communities; have a commitment to education for social justice, democratic practice, and critical thinking; and are interested in addressing issues of diversity in research, teaching, and curriculum development. 

SALARY RANGE Salary dependent upon qualifications.  
STARTING DATE

September 1, 2013.  Subject to available funding. 

SEND
(Include V Number)
Send application letter, resume, and three letters of reference to:      
Dr. Tamara Lucas, CEHS Associate Dean
Montclair State University
BOX C316, V-F7
Montclair, NJ 07043
APPLY BY Review begins immediately and continues until position is filled.
                     

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