Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor, HDFS Clinical Faculty - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies in the College of Human Environmental Sciences at The University of Alabama is seeking applicants for an Assistant Professor clinical faculty position (Non Tenured). The successful candidate will assume responsibilities for teaching academic courses, directing the Capstone Family Therapy Clinic and supervising graduate students in the Marriage and Family Therapy program. Advising and mentoring undergraduates are expected as is serving on departmental, college and university committees.

Minimum qualifications include applicants who have a doctorate in MFT or closely related field and are an approved AAMFT licensed supervisor. To qualify for the position, candidates will have a minimum of three years teaching experience in higher education, experience as a marriage and family therapist, strong interpersonal skills, including effective oral and written communication skills, and active participation in marriage and family therapy professional organizations.

Additional Position Information

This position is a non tenure earning renewable three year contract. It is renewable each year based on performance, need, and funding availability.

Review of applications will begin March 1st.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should attach online a cover letter, curriculum vita, and under “Teaching Philosophy” a Statement of Marriage and Family Therapy Teaching and Practice Philosophies. You may also attach three letters of reference, or have them mailed to the attention of: Dr. Blake Berryhill, Human Development and Family Studies, Box 870160, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0160. Also, you can attach one other optional document, if you choose to do so, in “Other Document 1”. If chosen to interview, applicants will need to provide a transcript of your most advanced degree.

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Human Development & Family Studies
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter