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College of Education
June 22, 2015

 


College of Business Administration
June 22, 2014
 



College of Engineering
July 28, 2015

Lecturer in Engineering

THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN HUNTSVILLE, COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, is seeking applications for one position beginning August 2015.

1 ACADEMIC YEAR LECTURER

We seek an applicant with at least a Master’s degree in Engineering who could teach a subset of the following courses: Engineering Statics, Engineering Dynamics, Civil Engineering Materials, Steel Design, Civil Engineering Graphics, Engineering Computation, and Engineering Design.

UAH thrives in a culturally diverse community with high technological development and a reasonable cost of living.

Applicants should submit 1) an academic vita; 2) a statement of teaching capabilities; 3) all transcripts; and 4) three references. Send these materials via email to: Ms. Birgit Gatlin, Birgit.gatlin@uah.edu. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Consistent with our core values of integrity, respect, diligence, excellence, inclusiveness and diversity, the University strongly encourages applications from members of all under-represented groups. 

Please refer to log number 15/16-239

 

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College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
August 3, 2015

 

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Theatre (Performance)

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of theatre, with an emphasis in acting, beginning August 2016. Required qualifications include an MFA in Theatre (with an emphasis on performance), teaching experience, and the ability to teach classes in performance, movement, and voice. Preferred qualifications include professional experience, evidence of effective teaching, and the ability to teach in one or more of the following additional areas: costume design, theatre management, and theatre history. The salary is commensurate with experience. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. 

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Nursing, and Science.  Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast.  It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Huntsville.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 10 departments and 80 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 25 B.A. programs, four M.A. programs, and two certificate programs.  The college has also led the way in creating several inter-disciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Science, Technology, and Society.  Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes.  In 2013-14 we awarded 189 B.A.’s, 35 M.A.’s, and seven certificates.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Communication Arts offers a BA in Communication Arts and a BA in Theatre. It has 7.5 faculty members and about 100 majors. It has an active theatre program overseen by an award-winning program director. We supply service courses in theatre and in oral communication to a variety of colleges.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 1, 2015 or until the position is filled

Applications for this position should include: (1) a letter of application, (2) a current vitae, and (3) a list of at least three references with contact information consisting of name, address, telephone number and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Dr. Clarke Rountree

Department of Communication Arts

342 Morton Hall

University of Alabama in Huntsville

Huntsville, AL  35899

256-824-6646

clarke.rountree@uah.edu

Please refer to log number 16/17-300


Full-Time Video Producer/Lecturer

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time Video Producer/Lecturer position beginning January 6, 2016. The position is ongoing and reappointments are based on performance. Required qualifications include a Masters degree in video production, in-depth knowledge of the full video production pipeline, and the ability to teach introductory and advanced classes in video production. Preferred qualifications include evidence of strong teaching skills, professional experience in video production, good organizational skills, and the ability to teach the history of cinema, mass communication, or similar classes. The position will include teaching, managing a video studio, creating marketing materials for the university, and working in other videography areas as needed. The salary is commensurate with experience. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Nursing, and Science.  Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast.  It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 10 departments and 80 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 25 B.A. programs, four M.A. programs, and two certificate programs.  The college has also led the way in creating several inter-disciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Science, Technology, and Society.  Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes.  In 2013-14 we awarded 189 B.A.’s, 35 M.A.’s, and seven certificates.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Communication Arts offers a BA in Communication Arts and a BA in Theatre. It has 7.5 faculty members and about 100 majors. We supply service courses in theatre and in oral communication to a variety of colleges.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 1, 2015 or until the position is filled

Applications for this position should include: (1) a letter of application, (2) a current vitae, and (3) a list of at least three references with contact information consisting of  name, address, telephone number and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Dr. Clarke Rountree, Department of Communication Arts, 342 Morton Hall, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL  35899, 256-824-6646, clarke.rountree@uah.edu 

Please refer to log number 15/16-326


Part-Time Instructors: Geography

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis

Requirements: The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part-time, non-tenure-track instructors of Geography. Requirements: Master’s Degree in Geography or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester-hours of graduate coursework in geography; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses inWorld Regional Geography and Principles of Human Geography. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent upon need and a satisfactory review. Review of completed applications is ongoing. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Application Procedure: Applications for this position should include: (1) letter of interest, (2) current resume, (3) official transcripts, and (4) contact information for three references, including name, address, phone number and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Chair
Department of Political Science
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MOR 250)
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/females/veterans/disabled.


Part-Time Instructors: Communication Arts

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis

Requirements: The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part-time, non-tenure-track instructors of Communication Arts. Requirements: Master’s Degree in Communication Arts; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in Public Speaking and Business and Professional Communication.  Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent upon need and a satisfactory review. Review of completed applications is ongoing. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Application Procedure: Applications for this position should include: (1) letter of interest, (2) current resume, (3) official transcripts, and (4) contact information for three references, including name, address, phone number and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Chair
Department of Communication Arts
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MH 342)
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/females/veterans/disabled.


PART-TIME INSTRUCTORS: World Languages and Cultures

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis

Requirements: The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part-time, non-tenure-track instructors of foreign languages (especially Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish). Requirements: MA or MS plus 18 graduate semester hours in foreign language or MA in foreign language; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in introductory and intermediate foreign language. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent upon need and a satisfactory review. Review of completed applications is ongoing. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Applications Procedure: Applications for this position should include: (1) letter of interest, (2) current resume, (3) official transcripts, and (4) contact information for three references, including name, address, phone number and email address.Applications and inquires should be directed to:

Chair
Department of World Languages and Cultures
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MH 308A)
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/females/veterans/disabled. 


PART-TIME INSTRUCTORS: Intensive English Language Program

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis

Requirements: The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part-time, non-tenure-track instructors of English as a Second Language. Requirements: MA in TESOL, ESL, Applied Linguistics, or a related field; previous teaching experience in secondary or postsecondary contexts desired. Responsibilities include teaching courses in an intensive English language program context and other duties as assigned. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent upon need and a satisfactory review. Review of completed applications is ongoing.

Application Procedure: Applications for this position should include: (1) letter of interest, (2) current resume, (3) official transcripts (unofficial copies suffice for pre-screening), and (4) contact information for three references, including name, address, phone number and email address. Applications and inquires should be directed to:

Director, ESL and IEP
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MH 213)
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/females/veterans/disabled.

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College of Nursing
June 23, 2015

Clinical Associate Professor

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Science and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Huntsville and surrounding communities present many opportunities for healthcare research and professional practice. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 600 sites for clinical education.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Nursing offers BSN, MSN and DNP programs which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The College enrolls 750 baccalaureate students, 240 master's and post-master's students (Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult Clinical Nursing Specialist, Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Leadership and in Health Care Systems Tracks), and 70 Doctor of Nursing Practice students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. All programs provide opportunities to make a difference in healthcare delivery, teaching and research. The College of Nursing occupies a comfortable, aesthetically designed, four story building with private faculty offices. Statistical and research consultation and information technology services are provided. A new Nursing Learning and Technology Resource Center includes a modern simulation laboratory.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications accepted until position is filled.  

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: A doctoral degree in Nursing or related discipline is required, and candidates must hold a master’s degree in nursing. Additional requirements include approval to practice as a registered nurse in Alabama as well as relevant clinical experience in either psychiatric/mental health nursing or medical/surgical nursing. Men and minorities are encouraged to apply. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send letters of application, curriculum vitae and names of three professional references with contact information, including name, address, phone number and email address to:

Dr. Marsha Howell Adams, Dean
Attn: Lisa Thomas
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/ minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.


Clinical Associate Professor

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Science and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Huntsville and surrounding communities present many opportunities for healthcare research and professional practice. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 600 sites for clinical education.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Nursing offers BSN, MSN and DNP programs which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The College enrolls 750 baccalaureate students, 240 master's and post-master's students (Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult Clinical Nursing Specialist, Family Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Leadership and in Health Care Systems Tracks), and 70 Doctor of Nursing Practice students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. All programs provide opportunities to make a difference in healthcare delivery, teaching and research. The College of Nursing occupies a comfortable, aesthetically designed, four story building with private faculty offices. Statistical and research consultation and information technology services are provided. A new Nursing Learning and Technology Resource Center includes a modern simulation laboratory.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications accepted until position is filled.  

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: A doctoral degree in Nursing or related discipline is required, and candidates must hold a master’s degree in nursing. Additional requirements include approval to practice as a registered nurse in Alabama as well as relevant clinical experience in either psychiatric/mental health nursing or medical/surgical nursing. Men and minorities are encouraged to apply. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send letters of application, curriculum vitae and names of three professional references with contact information, including name, address, phone number and email address to:

Dr. Marsha Howell Adams, Dean
Attn: Lisa Thomas
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/ minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.

Please refer to log number: 15/16-436


Faculty Positions 

Positions available: Full-time, tenure track or clinical track – Two 9-month positions teaching in the undergraduate program with a focus in psychiatric mental health or medical-surgical nursing.

Responsibilities: Teaching in the undergraduate program, academic advising, maintaining an active program of research and scholarship, participating on college as well as university committees, and participating in DNP scholarly projects.

Requirements: A doctoral degree (or in process) is required, preferably in nursing, but candidates must hold a master’s degree in nursing. Additional requirements include approval to practice as a registered nurse in Alabama as well as relevant clinical experience in either psychiatric/mental health nursing or medical/surgical nursing. Men and minorities are encouraged to apply.

The College of Nursing: The College of Nursing offers BSN, MSN and DNP programs, which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The College enrolls 750 baccalaureate students, 240 master’s and post-master’s students (Acute Care NP, Adult CNS, FNP, Nursing Leadership, and Clinical Nurse Leader Tracks), and 70 DNP students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. All programs provide opportunities to make a difference in healthcare delivery, teaching and research.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville: The University, classified as a Very High Research Active Institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business Administration, Engineering, Science, Education, and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences and in the Honors College. It is co-located with Cummings Research Park, home to more than 50 Fortune-500 companies, the Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechnology, and several federal research facilities, including NASA Marshall Space Flight Center and Redstone Arsenal.  Our Office of Research has ties to national and federal partners such as NIH, NSF as well as those industries already listed.

The Community: Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast.  Huntsville boasts and presents many opportunities for healthcare research and professional practice. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 500 sites for clinical education.

The position will remain open until filled. Applications are being processed as received. If interested, please send a cover letter of interest, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and name of three (3) references including address, phone number, and email address to: Pamela O’Neal, PhD, RN. Search Committee Chair, Associate Professor, UAH, College of Nursing, NB 328, 256-824-6345, onealp@uah.edu .

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College of Science

July 16, 2015

 

Lecturer in Biological Sciences

The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Very High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Nursing, and Science. Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It is a national center of aerospace and high technology research and is home to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. Huntsville and surrounding communities present many opportunities for healthcare research and professional practice.

The Department of Biological Sciences at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applicants for a non-tenure track faculty position with the rank of Lecturer beginning August 2015.  Applicants must possess at least an MS degree in an area of biological sciences.  Evidence of effective teaching experience, excellent communication skills and strong interest in working with undergraduate students is expected. Familiarity with modern teaching technology and Canvas LMS is desirable.  The successful candidate will teach four biology courses per semester during fall and spring at the undergraduate level in addition to service expectations in student advising, participation in departmental programs concerned with student activities and instructional matters, and other responsibilities as assigned by the chair of the department.   Experience teaching freshman biology courses as well as upper level courses in genetics and cell biology is desired.  Send letter of application, vita, official transcripts and contact information for three references by email to moriard@uah.edu . Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. UAH is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative action. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/ minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.

Please refer to log number 15/16-571


Endowed Chair of Biological Sciences

The Department of Biological Sciences at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) seeks an innovative researcher in the field of genetics, genomics, and/or bioinformatics to be the Pei-Ling Chan Eminent Scholar. The position offers an exciting opportunity for joint research, educational projects, and collaborations with non-profit, government, and industrial partners located in Huntsville and the region, including the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology ..

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have credentials in research and teaching for appointment with tenure as a senior Associate Professor or Professor. The candidate will teach and mentor students in the undergraduate and graduate programs in the Department of Biological Sciences at UAH, including the Biotechnology Science and Engineering doctoral program, and will have an Adjunct Faculty Appointment at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Their research interests will complement some of the existing strengths in the Department, including ecological and evolutionary genetics and genomics, human epigenetics, and structural and synthetic biology. The successful candidate will have a record of and be currently successful in grantsmanship and in obtaining sustained external funding and have demonstrated success in supporting and graduating Ph.D. students.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville, one of three institutions of the University of Alabama System, is widely known for its research in space and atmospheric science, engineering, and information technology. UAH is also recognized in the field of biotechnology in part because of its close partnership with the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology , a 152-acre campus under the directorship of Dr. Rick Myers that comprises research-intensive, state-of-the-art facilities dedicated to genomics technology. HudsonAlpha’s’s nationally recognized genomic investigators have decades of experience in large-scale projects such as the Human Genome Project, the Cancer Genome Atlas, and the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements Project (ENCODE).

Huntsville, nestled in the Tennessee Valley, is a vibrant southern metropolis that is home to a robust economy. Among the city’s largest employers are the U.S. Army Redstone Arsenal, the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, and the nation’s second largest research park, Cummings Research Park (CRP). More than 285 high-tech and research companies and 25,000 employees are located in CRP, with UAH as the park’s anchor tenant. Downtown, small businesses and startups thrive thanks to ample support offered by the Huntsville Chamber of Commerce and the UAH Small Business Development Center. As a result, Huntsville has been listed among the nation’s top ten strongest economies and was recently named as one of the best cities to start a career, while Alabama has been noted as one of the top states for doing business. The city’s 400,000+ residents are also considered some of the country’s most educated with one of the highest per-capita incomes.

Additional information about the position can be found on the department website at  http://www.uah.edu/science/departments/biology

Applicants should submit a single PDF of their CV including a description of their research and teaching experience and contact information for three references to ChanScholar@uah.edu">Dr. Sundar Christopher, Dean, College of Science, UAH, at ChanScholar@uah.edu.

For more information, contact Dr. Debra M. Moriarity, Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, UAH. Review of complete applications will begin on Dec. 10, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. UAH is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please refer to log number 15/16-563


 

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