Assistant Professor

California State University, Sacramento
Posting Date

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of Family Studies and Human Development to begin in Fall 2024. An earned doctorate from an accredited university in Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Social Work, Family Studies, Family Life Education, or Human Development is required. ABD candidates from accredited programs will be considered, provided all degree requirements are completed by August 2024. Applicants must also be currently licensed as a Counselor in California or their home state, or be eligible for licensure in California (LMFT; LCSW; LPCC).

Qualifications

Doctorate from an accredited university in Counseling, Clinical Psychology, Social Work, Family Studies, Family Life Education, Human Development, or a closely related field from an accredited program is required.

ABD candidates from accredited programs will be considered, provided all degree requirements are completed by August 2024. Applicants must also be currently licensed as a Counselor in California or their home state, or be eligible for licensure in California (LMFT; LCSW; LPCC).
Demonstrated ability to teach college-level courses to a diverse student population.

Proven track-record or demonstrated potential as a researcher conducting scholarly and/or applied research.

Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community and to integrate diversity issues into the curriculum.

Organization Summary

Sacramento State is located in the heart of California’s capital city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the “Farm-to-Fork Capital,” is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a million. Sacramento State is a Hispanic and AANAPISI serving institution with about 31,000 students coming not only from the Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country, and world. Our 1,800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to meeting our mission:

“As California’s capital university, we transform lives by preparing students to lead, serve, and succeed. Sacramento State will be a welcoming, caring, and inclusive leader in education, innovation, and engagement.” As the regional hub of higher education, Sacramento State is dedicated to learning and student success; teaching, research, scholarship and creative activity; justice, diversity, equity and inclusion; resource development and sustainability; dedicated community engagement, and wellness and safety.

As evidenced by the values embedded in our Hornet Honor Code, Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and valued. Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.

To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please visit the Why Sac State? page.

Equal Employment Opportunity
California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States.

It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the application and/or interviewing process, visit https://www.csus.edu/administration-business-affairs/human-resources/be….

The University is committed to creating an education and working environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit https://www.csus.edu/administration-business-affairs/human-resources/le….

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Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for viewing at https://www.csus.edu/clery.
The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.

Job Overview

Job Type
Full time
Salary Information
This is a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning in the Fall 2024 semester. Salary is dependent upon qualifications and professional experience.
Location

6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819
United States

How to Apply

Applications are only accepted through the Sacramento State jobs website located at: https://careers.csus.edu/en-us/listing/. Find the application for this position with key word ‘Family.’ Documents needed to apply: 1) Cover letter to include: qualifications, teaching experience and philosophy, courses or areas candidate is qualified to teach in FSHD, and scholarly experience and interests; 2) Resume/Curriculum Vitae; 3) unofficial transcripts; 4) professional references 5) statement of Diversity Equity and Inclusion

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin March 25th, 2024; position open until filled.