Assistant/Associate Professor-Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

The University of Central Arkansas (UCA) Department of Family & Consumer Sciences invites applications for a tenure track position as an Assistant or Associate Professor dependent upon qualifications. The successful candidate will teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses in Family & Consumer Sciences. Additionally, faculty will be expected to contribute to the scholarship of the profession and service to the department, university and public.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate for appointment to the tenure track position will hold a doctoral degree in Family & Consumer Sciences or closely aligned discipline. Preferred qualifications: Experience in college teaching and curriculum/program development.

University: Founded in 1907, UCA is an accredited, comprehensive university with approximately 11,500 students and high academic standards.

Community: Located just 30 minutes from Little Rock, the capital of Arkansas. Conway is also home to two private colleges, a public school system ranked among the state’s best, and a strong K-12 parochial school. Real estate in this dynamic “City of Colleges” is moderately priced and taxes are low.

Application: A complete application will contain a letter of interest, official transcripts, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references submitted to Dr. Mary Harlan, Chair, Department of Family & Consumer Sciences, University of Central Arkansas, 201 Donaghey Ave, Conway, AR 72035.

Screening of applications will begin June 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2014. The University of Central Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

AVID: UCA dedicates itself to Academic Vitality, Integrity, and Diversity