The Department of Consumer Sciences in the College of Human Environmental Sciences at the University of Alabama is seeking an Instructor or Assistant Professor to collaborate with existing faculty to expand undergraduate and graduate programs in the area of family financial planning and counseling.
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses both on campus and online; serve on department, college, and university committees; mentor undergraduate and graduate students; seek resources to support instruction; and cultivate relationships with potential employers and industry partners.
The department offers a bachelor’s degree with concentrations in consumer affairs and family financial planning and counseling. Our master’s degree includes concentrations in consumer economics and family financial planning and counseling. These concentrations are currently being pursued by approximately 250 undergraduate students and 70 graduate students.
The department encourages applications from candidates who will enhance the academic profession, and ethnic or racial diversity of the department.