The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS), in the College of Social Science at Michigan State University (www.hdfs.msu.edu), seeks an outstanding candidate to support the functioning of the early childhood program starting on August 16, 2021. This is a half time position that will run for the academic year. The candidate will teach courses for early childhood students and assist in the Child Development Laboratories. The candidate would have the following specific responsibilities: Teach HDFS 321/321L in the Fall Semester of 2021; Teach HDFS 321/321L and HDFS 322/322L in the Spring Semester 2022; Teach one additional course as assigned by the Department Chair; Provide assistance to the Director of the Child Development Laboratories.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Masters -Early Childhood Education
Doctorate -Early Childhood Education
A graduate degree in early child education; Evidence of the ability to teach courses in early childhood; Evidence of the ability to mentor early childhood undergraduate and graduate students; Knowledge and experience working in an early childhood educational setting.
Required Application Materials
Inquiries can be directed to the Search Committee Chair: Adrian Blow, email@example.com, (Tel: 517-355-0230). Applicants are asked to submit a curriculum vitae describing career experience along with a letter describing qualifications and interest in the position. In addition, candidates should supply contact information for three references. Electronic submission is required and materials should be uploaded at jobs.msu.edu. Applications should be received by June 20, 2021. The committee will begin reviewing applications at this time. Late submissions will be considered if suitable candidates are not identified by the deadline.
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This is a 9-month fixed term faculty position beginning August 16, 2021. Michigan State University offers an excellent selection of benefits; please see www.hr.msu.edu for more information. MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, Veterans, and persons with disabilities.
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