The University of Alabama — (2) Assistant or Associate Professors, Human Development and Family Studies

As part of a major research initiative by the College of Human Environmental Sciences, the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at The University of Alabama is seeking applications for two new, tenure-eligible faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate levels, anticipated to begin August 16, 2018. The faculty members in these positions will be responsible for research, teaching (2/2), advising, service, and involvement in academic programming at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the field of addiction science. Each applicant is expected to have a record of research in addiction science (broadly defined) that involves or shows potential for external funding, the potential to or previous experience mentoring graduate students and/or undergraduate students in research, and previous teaching experience.

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies includes a vibrant and productive faculty, a robust undergraduate program, and offers graduate programs in three specializations: Human Development and Family Studies (thesis track), Marriage and Family Therapy, and Parent and Family Life Education. Applicants from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Appointments require a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies, Developmental Psychology, Developmental Neuroscience, or related disciplines. Salary commensurate with experience. Submit application materials (application letter, CV, the contact information for 3 referees) to the University’s online job portal Application review begins January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information please visit or email Dr. Tricia Witte ( The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.