Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Assistant Professor in Family Economic Wellbeing

Posted: 7/5/2017 (Employment)

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) at Iowa State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of family economic wellbeing. We seek candidates who are dedicated to producing high quality research, teaching, and service/outreach and are interested in joining a dynamic multidisciplinary faculty. Position responsibilities include: maintaining a focused program of research and publication, seeking external funding, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of family finance, advising graduate students, and contributing to the university’s land-grant mission. Iowa State University seeks candidates who are interested in contributing to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and outreach. Required Qualifications: Doctorate in Human Development and Family Studies, Family/Consumer/Household Economics, Financial Counseling/Planning, or related fields such as Sociology, Psychology, Behavioral Finance, and Public Policy. In addition, an appointment at the rank of Associate Professor requires an established record of scholarly publications and external funding. An applicant who has not completed the doctoral program must include documentation indicating the likelihood of completion by date of hire. Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated advanced quantitative and/or qualitative training grounded in theory.

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Deadline: 10/15/2017

Location: Iowa State University