Full-time Child Development Faculty Position

Department of Home and Family, Brigham Young University - Idaho
Posting Date

Brigham Young University - Idaho

The Department of Home and Family at Brigham Young University-Idaho, in Rexburg, Idaho (BYU-I) seeks applicants for a full-time, 12-month, faculty position. The position will begin Fall Semester 2022. All of the information shown here can be found at the application website listed below.

Position Summary

Help fulfill the university’s mission by teaching students and providing content expertise in research methods, adolescent development, and other courses preparing students to work with children and families in a variety of community settings.

Additional responsibilities include advising students and other department and university assignments. Throughout their careers, all BYU-Idaho faculty are expected to actively pursue professional development opportunities in learning and teaching and ongoing scholarly development within their discipline.


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Advanced degree required (master’s or doctorate) in Child Development or Human Development. Related degrees may be considered with strong professional experience in developmentally appropriate programs serving children and youth. Applicants must have a demonstrated commitment to and evidence of excellence in teaching.

Work Schedule

Full-time faculty members teach 36 load hours annually, across Fall, Winter, and Spring Semesters; this total includes up to 6 load hours of professional development. In the days immediately preceding and following semesters, faculty members attend meetings, grade papers, perform professional development activities, etc. Semesters last approximately 14 weeks, and annual faculty contracts cover 47.5 weeks.

Courses, and other department responsibilities, are assigned by the department chair.

Organization Summary

Brigham Young University-Idaho is supported and guided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Its mission is to develop disciples of Jesus Christ who are leaders in their homes, the Church, and their communities. As a private, baccalaureate institution, the university is teaching focused and student centered by design. To learn more about teaching at BYU-Idaho, see BYU-Idaho Faculty.

BYU–Idaho prefers to hire qualified members of the Church in good standing as authorized under Title 41 CFR § 60-1.5 (a)(6). Faculty members abide by the university’s Honor Code and have the important responsibility and role to help all students develop and grow, both spiritually and academically, in accordance with the Mission of BYU-Idaho.

Job Overview

Job Type
Full time
Salary Information
Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

John L. Clarke Bldg. 223
525 S Center Street
Rexburg, ID 83460-0665
United States

How to Apply

The application form for this position can be found at the following link: https://wd1.myworkdaysite.com/recruiting/byuhi/BYU-Idaho_Faculty_Opport…

Contact Info

Faculty Employment – Human Resources
Brigham Young University-Idaho
226 Kimball Building
Rexburg, Idaho 83460-1670
(208) 496-1716
[email protected]

Application Deadline
Applications for this position must be submitted by November 6, 2021. Review of applications will begin after that date.