Assistant/Associate Professor of Child & Family Development

Position ID: 27629
Fort Valley State University
College of Agriculture, Family Sciences, & Technology
Academic Affairs
Branch Campus: 
Fort Valley
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 

The Assistant/Associate Professor of Child and Family Development is a full-time, ten month, tenure-track position in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences in the College of Agriculture, Family Sciences and Technology.

Duties include:

  • Ensure efficient and coordinated clinic flow by planning clinic activities
  • Teach professional undergraduate level courses
  • Advise undergraduate students in the major
  • Coordinate and supervise student field experiences
  • Coordinate on-going curriculum development activities to include web-based courses to accommodate traditional and nontraditional students
  • Develop, and maintain positive community relations with relevant child and family agencies; child and family development centers and other community outreach organizations Develop personal and undergraduate research, particularly as it relates to child development and family relations
  • Serve on College, Departmental, and University committees
  • Seek external funds to support program activities and student scholarships
  • Provide oversight and supervision of the Child Development Lab
  • Participate in the continuous assessment of student learning outcomes
  • Provide service to the university and professional organizations
  • Assist students in acquiring Internships
  • Actively participate in recruitment of students
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Child Development
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Required Qualifications
2 years
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Recruitment Data
Vacancy Status: 

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