Major Duties: - Support and guide the Family Studies and Child & Family Development online majors.-Teach a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in family science.-Conduct research and pursue external grant funding.-Collaborate with department faculty. -Provide service to the department, college, university, community, and professional organizations.
Minimum Qualifications: - Doctorate from an accredited institution in family science or a closely related area, or ABD with evidence of completion by August 2019.- Extensive experience in developing, implementing, and teaching online courses.-Demonstrated teaching record in family science or related area.- Evidence of research productivity and professional service activities.- Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) or eligible within one year.
Internal Number: 352_56882
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.