ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Human Services and Consumer Sciences

Posting Details

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Position Details

Posting Number TSU202457 Official TSU Title ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Human Services and Consumer Sciences Grant Title N/A Job Description Summary / TWC Summary

Seeking an Assistant Professor with an active teaching and research career. The Assistant Professor will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Family and Consumer Sciences and Human Services and Consumer Sciences. The ideal candidate must possess a terminal degree (PhD) in Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Services and Consumer Sciences or related fields (Human Sciences, Human Ecology, Education); a minimum of two (2) years of teaching experience in the field of Family and Consumer Sciences and Child and Family Development at the college or university level; evidence of capability to engage in and publish research, and present at professional meetings; and demonstrated knowledge and awareness of professional developments related to areas of expertise.

Essential Duties Summary

• Teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Family and Consumer Sciences and Human Services and Consumer Sciences.
• Collaborates with Human Services and Consumer Sciences faculty as appropriate for enhancing instructional delivery and contributing to departmental goals.
• Recruits and retains students in the department of Human Services and Consumer Sciences and concentration of Family and Consumer Sciences
• Works on department, college and/or university committees as appropriate.
• Engages in community service activities as appropriate.
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

% FTE

1.0

Hiring Range $42,139.00 - $57,941.00 Education

An earned doctorate in Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Service and Consumer Sciences, or a related field with expertise in family and consumer sciences content.

Required Licensing/Certification

N/A

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of:
• Policies, procedures, and practices.
• Microsoft Office Professional or similar applications.
• Assessments of courses

Skill in:
• Detail oriented.
• Effective customer service.
• Problem-solving and decision-making.
• Multitasking and time management.
• Both verbal and written communication.

Ability to:
• Work with a diverse student population.

Work Experience

Minimum of two (2) years of teaching experience at the college or university level.

Working/Environmental Conditions

Prolonged standing and/or walking.
Handling light weight objects.
Using or carrying equipment

Desired start date Position End Date (if temporary)
UA EEO Statement

It is the policy of Texas Southern University to provide a work environment that is free from discrimination for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, individuals with disability, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its programs, activities, admissions or employment policies. This policy of equal opportunity is strictly observed in all University employment-related activities such as advertising, recruiting, interviewing, testing, employment training, compensation, promotion, termination, and employment benefits. This policy expressly prohibits harassment and discrimination in employment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, genetic history, national origin, individuals with disability, age, citizenship status, or protected veteran status. This policy shall be adhered to in accordance with the provisions of all applicable federal, state and local laws, including, but not limited to, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act.

Manual of Administrative Policies and Procedures

Close Date 06/22/2021 Open Until Filled (overrides close field) No Special Instructions to Applicants Open to all applicants. Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an earned doctorate in Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Service and Consumer Sciences, or a related field with expertise in family and consumer sciences content?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a minimum of two (2) years of teaching experience at the college or university level?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience with Microsoft Office software such as Word, Excel, Power Point and Access and other job related software ?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Official Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
  2. Reference Letter 1
  3. Reference Letter 2
  4. Reference Letter 3


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