Visiting Asst Professor - Instructor in Family Studies - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID:  2609

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor in Family Studies (non-tenure track)


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

Minimum Qualifications

Earned Master’s degree in Family Studies, Human Development, or a related field, knowledge of and experience with multicultural populations (for appointment as Instructor);  PhD with earned degree in Family Studies and Human Development (for appointment as a Visiting Assisting Professor).

Preferred Qualifications

Professional or academic background in Family Studies. 

Demonstrated record of teaching excellence. Experience with online teaching and/or 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.

Keyword Phrases

  • Family Studies & Social Work
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Human Development & Family Studies
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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