The School of Family Life is seeking talented scholar-teachers to fill two full-time visiting faculty positions in the School of Family Life (SFL). These appointments are for 1-3 years.
Visiting faculty in the School of Family Life (SFL) focus on strengthening the excellence of teaching and research in Human Development, Family Studies, and Marriage and Family Therapy. Particular hiring needs are broad. Responsibilities focus on teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.
The School of Family Life (SFL), in the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, is one of the largest and most dynamic programs of its kind in the United States. SFL offers two undergraduate majors: Family Life, with emphases in Human Development and Family Studies, and Family and Consumer Sciences Education. The school has nearly 40 full-time faculty members and more than 800 undergraduate majors. SFL also offers MS and Ph.D. degrees in Marriage, Family, and Human Development, and in Marriage and Family Therapy. There are approximately 80 students in the MS or Ph.D. programs in the School.
A PhD in family studies, human development, developmental psychology, marriage and family therapy, family and consumer sciences, or a related discipline is preferred, however full consideration will be given to outstanding teachers with MS degrees who fill crucial teaching needs.
Apply by the application deadline of September 1, 2018 in order to ensure consideration.
Internal Number: 72242
About School of Family Life
Brigham Young University is one of the largest private universities in the U.S. and is sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The university has approximately 30,000 students and 1,300 faculty. Located at the foot of the Wasatch Mountain range, the university is located in Provo, Utah, a community of approximately 100,000. Brigham Young University, an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with disabilities. All faculty are required to observe standards of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Preference is given to hiring members in good standing of the sponsoring Church.