The Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies program in the
Department of Community, Family and Addiction Sciences seeks an
energetic faculty member to join a growing program. The successful
applicant will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate
courses, conduct meaningful research, and provide service to the
department, the college, and the University as necessary. The
preferred applicant should be able to show a clear progression
toward recovery science research and funding effort and success.
Research collaboration is expected and opportunities for
multi-disciplinary research exist within the college and
university. The College of Human Sciences and the Office of the
Vice President for Research offer generous research and seed grants
and research start-up packages to new faculty. The Office of the
Vice President for Research and the TTU Teaching Learning and
Professional Development Center offer a variety of excellent
services and free workshops to faculty.
Minimum Qualifications and Responsibilities:
Doctorate related to Addiction and Recovery or a related field such
as, family scholars, health professionals, mental health or social
scientists with a demonstrated focus in addiction/recovery.
Applicants are expected to establish a focused research program and
engage in scholarship or creative activity that attracts outside
funding in the form of fellowships, grants, exhibits, etc. A record
of service and engaged outreach appropriate to the discipline or
profession is also expected. This is a Security Sensitive Level I
Position: Applicants for this position will be subject to a
background check and may be required to be
Application: Apply at http://www.texastech.edu/careers/faculty-positions.php.
Search openings for Requisition ID 11525BR. The quick link for this
job posting is: http://www.texastech.edu/careers/.
Include with the completed application a letter of application,
vita, copy of transcripts (official transcripts will be required
upon appointment), and the contact information (name, address,
telephone number, and email address) of three references.
Texas Tech University was founded in 1923 and is located in
Lubbock, TX, in the heart of the South Plains. The university has
an enrollment of over 33,000 students and plans to continue growing
that enrollment, including the undergraduate, graduate, law and
medical campuses. Interdisciplinary service and research ventures
are encouraged. TTU has a dynamic strategic plan which includes
growing the university’s service to the diverse citizens of West
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of
building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and
working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage
applications from all those who can contribute, through their
research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence
of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university
welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons
with disabilities, and dual-career couples.
For additional Information contact:
Dr. Eugene Wang