Assistant Professor-Family & Consumer Sciences-Tenure Track

Western Michigan University
Posting Date

Assistant Professor, Family Science, beginning Fall, 2019. Support and guide the Family Studies and Child & Family Development online majors. Teach a range of undergraduate and graduate courses in family science. Conduct research and pursue external grant funding. Collaborate with department faculty. Provide service to the department, college, university, community, and professional organizations.

  • Doctorate from an accredited institution in family science or a closely related area, or ABD with evidence of completion by August 2019.

  • Extensive experience in developing, implementing, and teaching online courses.

  • Demonstrated teaching record in family science or related area.

  • Evidence of research productivity and professional service activities.

  • Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) or eligible within one year.

Organization Summary

Western Michigan University is a learner-centered, research university, building intellectual inquiry and discovery into undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in a way that fosters knowledge and innovation, and transforms wisdom into action. As a public university, WMU provides leadership in teaching, research, learning, and service, and is committed to enhancing the future of our global citizenry.

Job Overview

Job Type
Full time
Salary Information
$55,000-$60,000. Plus generous benefits package.

Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
United States

How to Apply

Submit cover Letter highlighting your qualifications, Curriculum Vitae, and list of references to

Application Deadline
April 5, 2019