Assistant Professor - Human Development and Family Science (Tenure-Track) Syracuse University
The Department of Human Development and Family Science in the Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics at Syracuse University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of family development with a focus on human sexuality, gender, and wellbeing. Appointment begins in August 2020.
Successful candidates will have a scholarly focus in the study of human sexuality, with research interests that may include sexual orientation, diverse genders and sexualities, gender issues, sexual expression, or the relationship between sexuality and well-being. Successful candidates also have the potential to achieve a strong record of publication and establish a program of funded research, and engage in high quality teaching and service. We are looking for creative, engaging, and innovative colleagues who can complement and advance the department's reputation as a leader in Human Development and Family Science. Candidates whose research, teaching, or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants for the position must hold a doctoral degree at the time of appointment in human development, family studies, sociology, psychology, or a related discipline in the social and behavioral sciences. Strong record of, or demonstrated potential for, high quality research, excellent teaching and service are required, but recent doctoral graduates are also encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities: Undergraduate and graduate teaching, publishable research in the candidate's scholarly area, and university, college, and department service commensurate with academic rank.
How to Apply Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For consideration, please complete an online application at http://www.sujobopps.com/postings/81795 and upload the following materials:
Three letters of recommendation
Up to three representative publications
Supplemental information demonstrating teaching background and expertise
Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.