The Department of Family and Child Sciences at The Florida State University is seeking applicants at the advanced assistant professor or associate professor level for a tenure-track position to begin August 2018. Area of specialization is open but the ideal candidate will study human development in the context of families. Candidates are expected to have a focused program of research and to pursue extramural funding from federal sources. The ideal candidate will hold existing federal funding and compelling candidates are those who have secured research funding. Our department is in a period of rapid growth, has a vibrant collaborative faculty, outstanding resources, favorable teaching load, and a collegial atmosphere. We currently have 29 Ph.D. students pursuing degrees in either Human Development/Family Science or Marriage and Family Therapy. FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented groups are very much encouraged to apply. This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Frank Fincham, search chair (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin November 30, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should provide a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three individuals from whom letters of recommendation could be solicited.
THE FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY is a comprehensive, national, research university and holds the Carnegie Research University designation as a very high research activity institution. It is located in Florida’s capital city of Tallahassee and is one of the two flagship universities in the state of Florida. The university serves a culturally-diverse student population of over 41,000. More information about Florida State University can be accessed at: http://www.ir.fsu.edu/factbook.aspx