The School of Family Life (SFL), in the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, is one the largest and most dynamic programs of its kind in the United States. SFL offers two undergraduate majors: Family Life with emphases in Family Studies, Human Development,and Family & Consumer Sciences Education. The school has nearly 40 full-time faculty members and more than 1,000 undergraduate majors.... SFL also offers MS and Ph.D. degrees in Marriage, Family, & Human Development, and in Marriage & Family Therapy. There are approximately 80 students in the MS or Ph.D. programs in the School. Brigham Young University is one of the largest private universities in the U.S. and is sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The university has approximately 30,000 students and 1,300 faculty. Located at the foot of the Wasatch Mountain range, the university is located in Provo, Utah, a community of approximately 90,000.
Brigham Young University, an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with disabilities. All faculty are required to observe standards of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Preference is given to hiring members in good standing of the sponsoring Church.
A number of full-time, continuing faculty status track, professorial positions in the School of Family Life (SFL) to strengthen the excellence of teaching and research in the three primary areas of the School: Human Development , Marriage and Family Studies, and Marriage and Family Therapy . Particular hiring needs are broad. Responsibilities include publishing high quality research, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, and providing service on program, school, college, and university committees. Flexible employment arrangements may be discussed with outstanding candidates.
Potential applicants can visit the University’s web page at http://www.byu.edu (employment). Applicants must apply on-line at https://yjobs.byu.edu and attach a current curriculum vita. In addition, please send a letter of application, 2-3 reprints/preprints or other writing samples, and three letters of recommendation to Jonathan Sandberg, Ph.D., School of Family Life Search Committee Chair, 266 TLRB, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602. Inquiries may be directed to Professor Sandberg (email@example.com). BYU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
A Ph.D. in family studies, human development, developmental psychology, marriage and family therapy, family and consumer sciences, or a related discipline is required. Those with established academic or professional careers are encouraged to apply, as well as outstanding new Ph.D.s or ABDs who will complete their degrees by August 2015. Evidence of scholarly research achievement or clear potential in the field is required. Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses is required.
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