Assistant Professor, Family Studies and Human Development (tenure-stream)

Brescia University College
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Brescia University College, a Catholic university college affiliated with Western University, is Canada’s only women’s university and provides instruction to over 1,600 students. Brescia is currently seeking a dynamic individual to fill a position in the School of Behavioural and Social Sciences as:

Assistant Professor, Family Studies and Human Development
(Tenure-stream appointment)

The position is to commence July 1, 2020, and includes teaching undergraduate students in Family Studies and Human Development and participating in curriculum development, particularly in the area of Childhood and Adolescence. Faculty members are expected to be active scholars, and to participate in departmental and university committees and activities. This faculty member will play a key role in the continuing development of this department.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in Family Studies, Human Development, Child and Adolescent Development, or a closely related area, and university-level teaching experience. Previous involvement with experiential learning is an asset, and Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) certification is ideal. The preferred candidate will demonstrate a defined research agenda and evidence of scholarly activities. The successful candidate should be able to teach childhood and adolescence courses, but also a variety of other courses such as: family life education, parenting, violence, diversity, family support, family policy, and/or introductory courses in Family Studies and intimate relationships.

Organization Summary

Brescia University College, a Catholic university college affiliated with Western University, is Canada’s only women’s university and provides instruction to over 1,600 students.

Job Overview

Job Type
Full time
Location

Brescia University College
1285 Western Road
London ON N6G 1H2
Canada

How to Apply

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to Dr. Lauretta Frederking, Vice-Principal and Academic Dean, Brescia University College, 1285 Western Road, London, Ontario, Canada N6G 1H2. The deadline for receipt of applications is November 15, 2019, or until the position is filled.

Information about Brescia University College and the School of Behavioural and Social Sciences may be found on the university website: www.brescia.uwo.ca. Brescia offers instruction to both women and men.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Brescia University College is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at [email protected].

Application Deadline
The deadline for receipt of applications is November 15, 2019, or until the position is filled.