Jun 03, 2014

The Department of Educational and Psychological Studies in the School of Education and Human Development at the University of Miami invites applications for a full-time lecturer to join the undergraduate program in Human and Social Development beginning January 1, 2015.

The major in Human and Social Development (HSD) integrates individual, interpersonal, social, and community approaches to the promotion of healthy development and well-being. HSD coursework emphasizes theory, research, and skills. It culminates in a practicum in a community setting related to students’ area of interest and prepares them for both graduate studies and professional careers. HSD majors choose between three areas of concentration (tracks) in accordance with their areas of interest and future career goals: Track I: Individual and Relational Development (HSDI); Track II: Community and Program Development (HSDC); and Track III: Human and Social Development Studies (HSDS).

Responsibilities: Teaching undergraduate level courses, overseeing and supervising practicum experiences of students, and some student advising.

Qualifications: Doctorate in community psychology or related field; demonstrated experience working with community partners; experience teaching and working with undergraduate students; and experience advising and mentoring students.

Application: Applicants should send a resume, cover letter, teaching philosophy statement, and three letters of reference to Dr. Scot Evans, Chair of the Search Committee, Educational and Psychological Studies, University of Miami, P.O. Box 248065, Coral Gables, FL 33124. If you have any questions regarding the position, contact Dr. Evans at s.evans4@miami.edu.

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