The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) invites applications for one full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position. The HDFS Department consists of 11.78 full-time positions serving 350 students in the Human Development and Family Studies undergraduate program and 25 graduate students in the Marriage and Family Therapy Program. The anticipated start date is August 2018.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in Human Development and Child Development within a Family Studies framework; engaging in scholarly activities and research; advisement for undergraduate students; assessment of student learning; integrating diversity in courses; participation in service/committee work at the department, college and university levels; active involvement in professional organizations (e.g. NCFR, SRCD, NAEYC), and supporting a culture of respect, civility and collegiality.
Minimum / Required
Doctorate (or ABD if doctorate is conferred by 8/20/18) in Child Development, Human Development, or closely related field
Demonstrated achievement or strong potential in teaching excellence at the collegiate level is desirable
Required application materials:
Cover letter specifically addressing how you meet the minimum and preferred qualifications
Contact information for a minimum of three (3) professional references
Unofficial copies of transcripts; official transcripts required at time of hire
Recent writing sample
Recent teaching evaluations
To ensure consideration, submit a complete application online by January 15, 2018.
It is the policy of UW-Stout to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The UW System provides an excellent benefits package including participation in the Wisconsin State retirement plan.
The University of Wisconsin-Stout offers a rich, dynamic and collaborative environment in which to work and grow. A member of the University of Wisconsin system, UW-Stout is unique within the system--it is named after its founder, James Huff Stout, and holds the distinction of being Wisconsin’s Polytechnic University, a designation which highlights our combination of applied... learning, real-world experiences and a solid liberal arts foundation.
UW-Stout offers 48 undergraduate and 26 graduate degrees, including two terminal degrees. Student enrollment is just over 9,500.
UW-Stout faculty enjoy opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaboration, state-of-the-art facilities, and a modern digital environment. UW-Stout values innovative approaches to solving problems in society and industry, and faculty are encouraged to maintain strong ties and seek collaborative projects within their disciplines and industries.
All undergraduate students participating in traditional, on campus-based programs are issued laptops. Faculty use the university’s online course delivery system and must be available for online interactions and/or alternate time frames for teaching. Faculty members teach, advise students, conduct research, assess student learning and engage in service activities.
Menomonie, Wisconsin, is a town of 16,000 located in the beautiful Chippewa River Valley, 25 miles west of Eau Claire and 60 miles east of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul.