Instructor or Visiting Assistant Professor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

JOB ID:  1963

Position available for the 2016 spring and fall semesters or for the 2016-17 academic year, depending on timing of conclusion of the search.


Teach courses in the Family Studies undergraduate program using both online and face-to-face course formats. Course may include, but are not limited to, Diverse Family Systems Across the Life Cycle, Research and Evaluation Methods, Child Development, Adolescent Development, and Later Life families. The person in this position will be responsible for teaching a full-load  (12 credit hours/semester) of Family Studies courses each semester. Responsibilities may also include committee work, student advising and other duties/responsibilities as assigned by the Department Chair.

Minimum Qualifications

Earned master's degree (for appointment as Instructor), PhD (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor) in Family Studies, Human Development, or a related field; knowledge of and experience with multicultural population.

Preferred Qualifications

Professional or academic background in Social Work; demonstrated record of teaching excellence; experience with online teaching, skills to incorporate technology in teaching.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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  • Family Studies & Social Work
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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