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College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

 

Announcement of Lecturer Position in Sociology

College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Lecturer in Sociology The Department of Sociology at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time, one-year lecturer appointment beginning August 2021, with the possibility of renewal for a second year dependent upon performance, funding availability, and need for the position. Ideal candidates will be serious educators and scholars with excellent teaching skills and prior online teaching experience. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in Introduction to Criminology, Introduction to Sociology, and Deviance and Social Control, and possibly, subject to department needs, an additional course in the candidate’s area of expertise. The regular teaching load is four courses (12 credit hours) per semester and may include both online and traditional formats. The preferred qualification is a Ph.D. in Sociology but the minimum qualification for the position is an M.A. in Sociology, or at least 18 credit hours of graduate course work in sociology if the candidate’s degree is in a closely related field.

About the University: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Professional Studies, and Science, as well as the Honors College. 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.

About the College: The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at The University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 9 departments and 84 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 21 B.A. programs, five M.A. programs, and eight certificate programs. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Game Design and Development. Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes.

About the Department: The Department of Sociology offers a B.A. in Sociology, a minor in sociology, and an undergraduate certificate in Social Data Analysis. Faculty are committed to excellence in teaching, research and service, and contribute to interdisciplinary minors within the college.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Review of applications will begin on March 1 and continue until the position is filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Applications must include: 1) a cover letter, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a copy of graduate transcripts, 4) a writing sample, and 5) evidence of teaching excellence, and should be sent to the Sociology Search Committee Chair at UAHSociologyposition@uah.edu. Three letters of recommendation should be sent separately to the same email address. 

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including marital or parental status), pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, or status as a veteran.

Please refer to log number: 21/22-373

 

Announcement of Lecturer Position in English

College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Full-Time Lecturer in English: The Department of English at the University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time lecturer appointment in Business and Technical Writing beginning August 2021. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in English with experience in Business and Technical Writing. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practices and scholarship in the field. The salary is commensurate with experience. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

About the University: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Professional Studies, and Science, as well as the Honors College.  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.

About the College: The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 9 departments and 84 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 21 B.A. programs, five M.A. programs, and eight certificate programs. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Game Design and Development. Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes.

About the Department: The English Department at UAH is comprised of scholar-teachers committed to the promotion of literacy and the cultivation of scholarly and professional competencies in critical thinking and persuasive writing across a wide spectrum of literary, technical, and rhetorical situations. Applicants must be prepared and willing to teach courses online. We foster intellectual and cultural diversity, originality of thought, and clarity and cogency of expression through degree programs designed to advance careful, sophisticated reading practices as well as complex analytical and research skills. We aim to cultivate our students' management, organization, and production of knowledge.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2021 or until the position is filled

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Send letter of application, C.V., at least three letters of reference, a teaching philosophy, and original graduate transcripts to Alanna Frost, Chair, Department of English, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 301 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35899 or email to eh@uah.edu. Review of application materials will begin as soon as possible and materials will be accepted until the position is filled. Information about the Department, the University, and Huntsville can be found at http://www.uah.edu/ahs/departments/english

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-372

 

 

Announcement of Clinical Instructor Position in Psychology

College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The Department of Psychology at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time clinical instructor position in Psychology to begin August 2021. Teaching expectations include Introductory Psychology, Lifespan Human Development, Cross-cultural Psychology, Counseling Theories, and Personality. Candidates must have a master’s or doctorate (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) in Psychology, and be qualified and interested in supervising undergraduate students’ internships. The preferred candidate would have a doctorate in psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) and two years' full-time experience (or equivalent) teaching at the college level. Social Work, Counseling, and related fields will be considered as long as the candidate has the required graduate level training in psychology. Candidates will be expected to teach four classes per semester (fall/spring).

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Professional and Continuing Studies, and Science, as well as the Honors College. 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.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville comprises 10 departments and 84 full-time faculty. We offer a wide array of programs in the arts, humanities, and social sciences including 21 B.A. programs, five M.A. programs, and eight certificate programs. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary minors, such as Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies, and Game Design and Development. Our class sizes are relatively small and our collegial faculty are committed to our students’ successes.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Psychology offers a B.A. in Psychology, with tracks in Psychological Science and Psychological Services. It has a M.A. program in Experimental Psychology, with a specialization in Industrial/Organizational Psychology also offered. The department has six faculty serving 190 undergraduate and 20 graduate students.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Position open until filled.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants must submit: (1) an academic vitae; 2) a statement of teaching interests; 3) all transcripts; 4) three letters of recommendation. Send these materials to: Jodi Price, Chair, Department of Psychology, 301 Sparkman Drive, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 or email your materials to jodi.price@uah.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately.

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-371

 

College of Business

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor in Management Position

College of Business

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE POSITION: The College of Business at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time, renewable non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor in Management. We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Management for programs such as our BSBA, MBA, and other master’s and certificate programs in the college. Conduct and publish quality applied research in a collegial environment in which both intra- and inter-disciplinary collaborations are valued. Participate actively in the profession, university service and outreach to the region’s businesses, governments, and the community at large.

Qualifications: A candidate must have a PhD in Management or a closely related discipline. A PhD from an AACSB accredited institution is preferred. Candidates must have and maintain scholarly or professional activities sufficient to meet the college’s AACSB qualification standards, have a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate education, and be willing to teach broad Management courses. We prefer candidates with experience teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, experience, and evidence of an ability to build relationships with business or government agencies, and eligibility to hold U.S. security clearance.

Appointment Date: August 2021 

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International and has approximately 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 35 research and part-time faculty, 1,100 undergraduates and over 350 graduate students. It offers a BSBA degree with majors in management, marketing, information systems, accounting, and finance; a BS in Economics and Computational Analysis degree; and seven graduate degrees: an MBA, and specialized masters' degrees in Accounting, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Supply Chain and Logistics Management. UAH has been ranked by the NSF in recent years among the top 10 in the nation for federal funding of research management and economics. For detailed information about the college and its programs, please visit uah.edu/business.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Active institution, offers academic and research programs in the colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is adjacent to Cummings Research Park and Redstone Arsenal, which is home to more than 75 federal agencies, including the U.S. Army Materiel Command, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center, and a new $1 billion investment to expand the FBI campus. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park is the country’s second largest research and technology park, containing nearly 300 companies employing 29,000 people involved in technology research and development. Huntsville has a high concentration of Ph.D.’s, engineers, and STEM workers, and is recognized as a leading technology city with a rapidly expanding and diverse corporate ecosystem that is rich in innovation. Several museums and historic sites can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: Applicants must submit the following via email to mgtsearch@uah.edu: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, evidence of teaching performance, and names and contact information for three references. Review of candidates begins January 15, 2021 but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-125

 

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor in Information Systems-Cybersecurity Position

College of Business

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE POSITION: The College of Business at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time, renewable, non-tenure-track clinical assistant professor position in Information Systems-Cybersecurity. We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community.  

Responsibilities: Teach graduate and undergraduate Information Systems and Cybersecurity courses, which include but are not limited to introduction to cybersecurity, computer forensics, cybersecurity management and network security to support the college’s graduate and undergraduate programs in IS and Cybersecurity.  Conduct and publish quality applied research in a collegial environment in which both intra- and inter-disciplinary collaborations are valued. Participate actively in the profession, university service and outreach to the region’s businesses, governments, and the community at large.

Qualifications: A candidate must have a PhD in Information Systems, Cybersecurity or a related discipline. A PhD from an AACSB accredited institution is preferred. Candidates must have and maintain scholarly or professional activities in their area of specialization sufficient to meet the college’s AACSB qualification standards, and have a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate education. We prefer candidates with teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels and those who have the potential to engage with businesses, organizations, and federal agencies in the region. The successful candidate must be eligible to hold U.S. security clearance as a condition of employment.

Appointment Date: Fall 2021

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International and has approximately 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 35 research and part-time faculty, 1,100 undergraduates and over 350 graduate students. It offers a BSBA degree with majors in management, marketing, information systems, accounting, and finance; a BS in Economics and Computational Analysis degree; and seven graduate degrees: an MBA, and specialized masters' degrees in Accounting, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Supply Chain and Logistics Management. UAH has been ranked by the NSF in recent years among the top 10 in the nation for federal funding of research management and economics. For detailed information about the college and its programs, please visit uah.edu/business.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Active institution, offers academic and research programs in the colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science.  The University of Alabama in Huntsville is adjacent to Cummings Research Park and Redstone Arsenal, which is home to more than 75 federal agencies, including the U.S. Army Materiel Command, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center, and a new $1 billion investment to expand the FBI campus. UAH is a National Security Agency Department of Homeland Security Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) and Cyber Research (CAE-R). The UAH Center for Cybersecurity Research and Engineering (CCRE, https://www.uah.edu/ccre) has seventeen full time staff and nineteen affiliated faculty. CCRE has active research programs with the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Navy, National Security Agency, National Science Foundation, and local corporations. UAH is also proud to offer the National Science Foundation CyberCorps Scholarship for Service. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park is the country’s second largest research and technology park, containing nearly 300 companies employing 29,000 people involved in technology research and development.  Huntsville has a high concentration of Ph.D.’s, engineers, and STEM workers, and is recognized as a leading technology city with a rapidly expanding and diverse corporate ecosystem that is rich in innovation. Several museums and historic sites can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.  An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.           

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: Applicants must submit the following via email to the search committee at ISsearch@uah.edu: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, evidence of teaching performance, and three reference letters. Review of candidates begins January 15, 2021 but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. The position will begin in fall 2021.

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-124

 

 

Announcement of Assistant Professor in Management Science Position

College of Business

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE POSITION: The College of Business at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a tenure track position in management science with an emphasis in business analytics at the assistant professor level. We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community.   

Responsibilities: Conduct and publish high quality scholarly research in a collegial environment in which both intra- and inter-disciplinary collaborations are valued. Teach management science and analytics-related courses in graduate and undergraduate programs in face-to-face or online modes as needed by the college. Participate actively in the profession, university service and outreach to the local community, including U.S. federal government agencies with operations in the Huntsville area.

Qualifications: A PhD in Management Science, Business Analytics or a closely related field is required. A PhD from an AACSB accredited institution is preferred. Ability to teach graduate and undergraduate management science courses with an emphasis on statistics and data analytics in a business context is required. We prefer candidates who have a strong academic background, the ability to conduct research that is publishable in high quality journals, a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate education, and the potential to engage in projects with companies and organizations in the community. The successful candidate must be eligible to hold U.S. security clearance as a condition of employment. ABD candidates will be considered; however, all requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed by August 1, 2021 to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Appointment Date: Fall 2021

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International and has approximately 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 35 research and part-time faculty, 1,100 undergraduates and over 350 graduate students. It offers a BSBA degree with majors in management, marketing, information systems, accounting, and finance; a BS in Economics and Computational Analysis degree; and seven graduate degrees: an MBA, and specialized masters' degrees in Accounting, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Supply Chain and Logistics Management. UAH has been ranked by the NSF in recent years among the top 10 in the nation for federal funding of research management and economics. For detailed information about the college and its programs, please visit uah.edu/business. 

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Active institution, offers academic and research programs in the colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is adjacent to Cummings Research Park and Redstone Arsenal, which is home to more than 75 federal agencies, including the U.S. Army Materiel Command, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center, and a new $1 billion investment to expand the FBI campus. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park is the country’s second largest research and technology park, containing nearly 300 companies employing 29,000 people involved in technology research and development. Huntsville has a high concentration of Ph.D.’s, engineers, and STEM workers, and is recognized as a leading technology city with a rapidly expanding and diverse corporate ecosystem that is rich in innovation. Several museums and historic sites can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: Applicants must submit the following via email to the search committee at mscsearch@uah.edu: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, three reference letters and unofficial transcripts of all college work (official transcripts will be required if invited for an interview). Review of candidates begins November 20, 2020 but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. The position will begin in fall 2021.

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

Please refer to log number 21/22-122


 

Announcement of Assistant Professor in Marketing Position

College of Business

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE POSITION: The College of Business at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a tenure track position in marketing with an emphasis on digital/social media marketing at the assistant professor level. We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community.   

Responsibilities: Conduct and publish high quality scholarly research in a collegial environment in which both intra- and inter-disciplinary collaborations are valued. Teach marketing and digital/social media marketing courses in undergraduate and graduate programs in face-to-face or online modes as needed by the college. Participate actively in the profession, university service, and outreach to students and the local community.

Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Marketing or a closely related discipline is required. A Ph.D. from an AACSB accredited institution is preferred. Candidates must have an active research program in the marketing field. We prefer candidates with a research emphasis in digital marketing, e-commerce, social media, user-generated content, mobile technologies, marketing analytics, or a related sub-field. Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate marketing courses with an emphasis on digital/social media marketing courses is required. We prefer candidates who have a strong academic background, the ability to conduct research that is publishable in high quality journals, a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate education, and the potential to expand student interest and engagement in the marketing major. ABD candidates will be considered; however, all requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed by August 1, 2021 to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Appointment Date: Fall 2021

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International and has approximately 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 35 research and part-time faculty, 1,100 undergraduates and over 350 graduate students. It offers a BSBA degree with majors in management, marketing, information systems, accounting, and finance; a BS in Economics and Computational Analysis degree; and seven graduate degrees: an MBA, and specialized masters' degrees in Accounting, Business Analytics, Cybersecurity, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, and Supply Chain and Logistics Management. UAH has been ranked by the NSF in recent years among the top 10 in the nation for federal funding of research management and economics. For detailed information about the college and its programs, please visit uah.edu/business.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Active institution, offers academic and research programs in the colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science. The University of Alabama in Huntsville is adjacent to Cummings Research Park and Redstone Arsenal, which is home to more than 75 federal agencies, including the U.S. Army Materiel Command, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center, and a new $1 billion investment to expand the FBI campus. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park is the country’s second largest research and technology park, containing nearly 300 companies employing 29,000 people involved in technology research and development. Huntsville has a high concentration of Ph.D.’s, engineers, and STEM workers, and is recognized as a leading technology city with a rapidly expanding and diverse corporate ecosystem that is rich in innovation. Several museums and historic sites can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: Applicants must submit the following via email to the search committee at mktsearch@uah.edu: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, three reference letters and unofficial transcripts of all college work (official transcripts will be required if invited for an interview). The review of candidates begins November 20, 2020, and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. The position will begin in Fall 2021.

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

Please refer to log number 21/22-123

 

College of Education

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor in Applied Behavior Analysis

Department of Curriculum and Instruction (College of Education)

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a Higher Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Education, Nursing, Business Administration, Engineering, Science, Professional Studies, and Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Education offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in teacher education and exercise science. The Department of Curriculum and Instruction serves undergraduate candidates in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Collaborative Education (special education), Early Childhood Education-Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary Education, English Language Arts, Foreign Languages, General Science, History, Mathematics, Middle Grades Education, Music Education, Physical Education, Physics, and General Social Sciences. The College also offers a Master of Arts in Teaching (5th year Alternative Master’s initial license), a Master of Education degree with concentrations in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, ESOL, Reading Specialist, and Visual Impairments, and a Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis. All programs have achieved regional and national­ recognition for excellence and are approved by the Alabama State Department of Education and are CAEP accredited.  For detailed information about the College of Education at UAH, visit http://www.uah.edu/education.

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park is the country’s second largest research and technology park, containing nearly 300 companies employing 29,000 people involved in technology research and development.  Huntsville has a high concentration of Ph.D.’s, engineers, and STEM workers, and is recognized as a leading technology city with a rapidly expanding and diverse corporate ecosystem that is rich in innovation. Several museums and historic sites can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.  An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.           

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  To assure full consideration, application materials should be submitted no later than March 1, 2021.  Position is open until filled.

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS:   The University of Alabama in Huntsville College of Education is seeking a Clinical Assistant Professor in Applied Behavior Analysis. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual committed to support the establishment of our newly established Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis.

Responsibilities of the position include:            

  • Oversee supervised fieldwork for students in the M.S. in ABA program;
  • Teach graduate courses in applied behavior analysis;
  • Collaborate with colleagues to conduct program/course planning and revision;
  • Provide academic advisement and mentoring;
  • Provide service to the University, College, Profession, and Community.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in applied behavior analysis, psychology, education, or any related field from an accredited institution. ABD may be considered, but doctorate must be completed by the start of the 2021 academic year;
  • Current Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA or BCBA-D) certification;
  • Licensed Behavior Analysis in the state of Alabama (or eligible for licensure);
  • Understanding of current standards within the behavior analysis field;
  • Experience with experience standards related to clinical hours and/or fieldwork;
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development to maintain currency in the field;
  • Experience using current technology to support teaching and learning.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Three (3) or more years of successful experience as a BCBA or BCBA-D;
  • Experience supervising BCBA trainees;
  • Successful university teaching experience, particularly courses in applied behavior analysis;
  • Experience in the development of courses and fieldwork experiences;
  • In-depth understanding of issues and research within the field of applied behavior analysis;
  • Knowledge and experience in designing and facilitating online and blended delivery courses;
  • Experience with Learning Management Systems (Canvas, Blackboard, etc.)

Rank and Salary:  This is a non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor.  Salary will be competitive and commensurate to rank, experience, and qualifications.  An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available.

Appointment Date:  Fall 2021

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest (relating your experiences to the required and preferred qualifications and responsibilities of the position), curriculum vitae, official transcripts, BCBA certificate, and three current (within the past year) letters of recommendation to:

Applied Behavior Analysis Clinical Assistant Professor Faculty Search

UAH College of Education

Roberts Hall 323

301 Sparkman Drive

Huntsville, AL  35899

mem0043@uah.edu

*Please note:  digital submissions via e-mail are preferred over mailed submissions.

Please direct any questions related to the position to: Dr. Wolfram Verlaan, Chair of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (wev0001@uah.edu).

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-628

 

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor in Sport and Fitness Management Position

Department of Kinesiology (College of Education)

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE POSITION: The Department of Kinesiology at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a full-time, renewable non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor in Sport and Fitness Management. We seek applicants that welcome the opportunity to contribute to an emerging and vibrant academically diverse department.

Responsibilities: Teach courses in the Sport and Fitness Management program. Actively conduct, publish, and present quality applied research in a collegial environment in which both intra- and inter-disciplinary collaborations are highly valued. Participate impactfully in the sport management profession, contribute to university service, and engage in outreach to the region’s businesses, governments, and the community at large.

Qualifications: A candidate must have an earned Doctorate in Sport Management or a closely related discipline. Candidates with prior high level substantive practitioner experience in the sport or fitness industry, and teaching experience at the undergraduate level, are optimal. Evidence of the ability to develop, implement and build sustainable collaborative relationships with business entities and government agencies is expected.

Appointment Date: August 2021. 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Kinesiology has 9 full time faculty and staff members with discipline interests in Coaching, Disability Sport, Exercise Science, Physical Education, and Sport and Fitness Management. Two undergraduate degrees are offered, a B.S. in Kinesiology and a B.S. in Sport and Fitness Management. A Master of Arts in Teaching (P-12) with a concentration in Physical Education is offered and a Master of Science degree program in kinesiology will be launched soon.

As an emerging department of approximately 250 majors, the Kinesiology department has a student and staff population of diverse interests. As significant further departmental growth is expected, the ideal candidate will share in the department’s commitment to the success of a diverse population.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is classified as a High Research Active institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science. For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

The UAH Chargers Athletics Program participate in the NCAA Division 2 Gulf South Conference in the following sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track & Field, and Volleyball. The Lacrosse program competes in the Peach Belt Conference. UAH has a NCAA Division 1 Hockey program which participates in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.  For more information about UAH sports, see https://uahchargers.com/

ABOUT HUNTSVILLE: The Huntsville area is a culturally diverse community and maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast. It has been named by Business Insider as one of the best cities to live in America. Known as “Rocket City,” Huntsville has a major presence of technology, space, and defense industries, which allows the city to offer a variety of educational, recreational, sports and cultural opportunities. The population of the metropolitan area is over 400,000 and growing. Facebook’s new datacenter and Toyota/Mazda plant are in Huntsville. A vibrant parks and recreation department serves the rapidly growing population.

Several museums, historic sites and sports can be found in Huntsville, including the Huntsville Museum of Art, the Burritt Museum and Park, the EarlyWorks Children’s Museum, the Alabama Constitution Village, the Huntsville Botanical Gardens, Monte Sano State Park, and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. The Rocket City Trash Pandas, the Double A affiliate baseball team of the Los Angeles Angels, play in the Southern League. 

An active downtown arts and entertainment district, including Broadway and symphony performances, contribute to Huntsville’s vibrant cultural life. For more information about Huntsville and its convenient location to Nashville, Birmingham, Chattanooga, and Atlanta, please visit http://www.huntsville.org.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE: Interested candidates should submit a brief letter of interest, curriculum vitae (relating your experiences to the required and preferred qualifications and responsibilities of the position), official transcripts, a recent scholarly publication (or scholarly work in progress), and three current letters of recommendation (within the past year) via email to:

Sport and Fitness Management Faculty Search

Department of Kinesiology

Rae.Gill@uah.edu

Questions regarding the position can be addressed to Michael.Craw@uah.edu (Chair of Selection Committee).

Review of candidates begins February 3, 2021 but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-627

 

 

Announcement of Adjunct Position in the Applied Behavior Analysis Master's Program

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

The College of Education at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for an adjunct faculty member in our applied behavior analysis master’s program. The candidate will teach online ABA courses in our 5th edition Verified Course Sequence (VCS). Candidates must have a doctoral degree and an active BCBA certification. Preferred qualifications include previous teaching experience, BACB supervision experience, and previous experience with the Canvas learning platform.

Courses are offered in the evenings between 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. CT based on student needs.

Minimum Qualifications

Adjunct faculty teaching graduate level courses must have a doctoral degree in behavior analysis, psychology, special education or a closely related field from an accredited institution. Adjunct faculty teaching graduate level ABA courses must also be a current Board Certified Behavior Analyst.

Courses

Fundamentals in Applied Behavior Analysis II

The course syllabus includes 23 hours in BACB© philosophical underpinnings; 22 hours in BACB© concepts and principles of behavior analysis.

Research Methods in Applied Behavior Analysis

The course syllabus includes 45 hours in BACB© measurement, data display, and interpretation; experimental design.

Applications

Interested applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Jennifer Bruzek
UAH College of Education
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899
jennifer.bruzek@uah.edu

*Please note: digital submissions via email are preferred over mailed submissions.

 

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

 

College of Engineering

 

Announcement of Lecturer/Clinical Assistant Professor

Chemical and Materials Engineering

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The Department of Chemical Engineering (CME) at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for one lecturer position/clinical assistant professor in Process Engineering or General Chemical Engineering, with a preference in Process Design and Optimization. Outstanding candidates who wish to pursue research including scholarly publications, and contracts, and grants activity might be considered for a clinical assistant professor position. Preference will be given to those candidates who can teach chemical engineering design capstone project, unit operations laboratories and possess expertise using process simulation software and A/V tools for effectively educating students or colleagues by active learning in the classroom or by remote instruction.at the undergraduate and graduate level. Successful applicants will have earned a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering, or a closely related discipline. Applicants should demonstrate commitment to teach courses and mentor students.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:  The Chemical and Materials Engineering Department has research strengths in thermophysical property measurements, thin films science, biomaterials, gene expression and DNA diagnostics, catalysis, nanostructured materials for energy conversion/storage, etc. Current sources of faculty funding include federal sources such as the NSF, MDA, and industrial sources including CFD Research Corporation, Dow Corning, Polaris Sensor Technologies and Ogden Engineering.  The Department offers the BS and MSE degree programs in Chemical Engineering.  For the PhD Degree, CME students have three pathways, Chemical Engineering or two interdisciplinary programs in Materials Science, and Biotechnology Science and Engineering. Several PhD students in the department are pursuing their PhD dissertation projects working with scientists at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology.  The CME department has approximately 175 undergraduate students and 10 graduate students.  At the undergraduate level, the CME Department offers students the opportunity to pursue two concentrations: Materials or Biotechnology. In addition, all students in the CME department take a course that introduces them to a molecular understanding of biological systems. 

ABOUT THE COLLEGE:  The College of Engineering currently has a research focus that addresses two National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenge problems: restore and improve urban infrastructure; and provide access to clean water. The College of Engineering and the CEE department play an important role in solving these challenges. The College enrolls 35% of UAH’s undergraduates in ABET‐accredited programs in aerospace, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, industrial and systems, mechanical engineering.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Engineering, Education, Nursing, Business, Science, Professional Studies, and Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, as well as the Honors College. 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. The Huntsville area is also 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 the Army’s Missile Defense Agency, Materiel Command, Aviation and Missile Command, and Space and Missile Defense Command.

APPLICATION DEADLINE AND PROCEDURE:  Review of applications will begin on June 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.  Application material (in pdf format) including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy (1-2 pages), and the names of the three refences, should be sent to cmesearch@uah.edu.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. 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. An offer of employment at the University is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Please refer to log number:  21/22-242

 

 

Announcement of Lecturer Position

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is seeking qualified and highly motivated candidates to fill a non-tenure track Lecturer position to teach courses primarily in electrical engineering and closely related areas. Specifically, we are seeking for a candidate who is skilled in teaching controls systems and related classes. Candidates are also expected to have a strong record and commitment to mentoring undergraduate students and a commitment to professional service.

Qualifications: The candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers the BS, MSE, and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering; BS in Cybersecurity Engineering; the MSSE in Software Engineering in collaboration with Computer Science; MS in Cybersecurity through a multi-college collaboration; and the PhD degree in the Optical Science and Engineering multidisciplinary program. The department has 19 tenured/tenure-earning faculty, 3 lecturers with over 800 undergraduate students and about 200 graduate students. The ECE department has research strengths in the areas of cybersecurity, physical electronics, signals and systems, and embedded computer systems. Current sources of faculty funding include federal agencies such as NSF, NSA, DOD and NASA, and industry.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Engineering currently has a research focus that addresses three National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenge problems: secure cyberspace; restore and improve urban infrastructure; and engineer tools of scientific discovery. The College of Engineering and the ECE department play an important role in several UAH research thrust areas including (a) cybersecurity and big data, (b) aerospace and systems engineering, and (c) earth, atmospheric, and space systems. The College enrolls 35% of UAH’s undergraduates in ABET‐accredited programs in aerospace, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, industrial and systems, and mechanical engineering.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Professional Studies, 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. The Huntsville area is also 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 the Army’s Missile Defense Agency, Materiel Command, Aviation and Missile Command, and Space and Missile Defense Command.

APPLICATION DEADLINE AND PROCEDURE: Review of applicants will begin on Feb. 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Application material (in pdf format) including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a short summary of teaching philosophy (1-2 pages), current research interests, and the names of three references should be sent to ecesearch@uah.edu.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. 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. An offer of employment at the University is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.

Please refer to log number: 21/22-241

 

 

College of Nursing

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor Position 

College of Nursing

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Positions available: FT Undergraduate Clinical Track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor. The Clinical Track position is a 9-month position teaching in the undergraduate program with a focus on medical surgical, and/or critical care.

Requirements: Clinical Track: 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 medical surgical nursing, and/or critical care. Faculty are expected to engage in active teaching and learning strategies, i.e., flipped classroom and unfolding case studies and utilize Canvas, UAH’s Learning Management System for all courses. 

Responsibilities: Contributing to the mission, vision, and core values of the College of Nursing by teaching in accordance to best practices, advising students to guide and retain them at UAH, maintaining an active program of scholarship/research to contribute to nursing science and to the translation of research evidence into practice, maintaining own nursing practice to stay current and to build community partnerships, participating on college and university committees, and participating in DNP scholarly projects, if applicable.

The College of Nursing: The College of Nursing offers a traditional BSN, RN/BSN, MSN, and DNP programs, which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). A Joint Nursing Science PhD program began summer 2019. The College's total fall 2019 enrollment was 1,308 students with 760 undergraduate students and 548 graduate students, which includes master's and post-master's students (Acute Care NP, FNP, and Nursing Administration Tracks), and DNP students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 1300 sites for clinical education. 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 High Research Active Institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business, Engineering, Science, Education, Professional Sciences, and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, as well as 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. The University's 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 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: Dr. Sharon Coffey/Chair, Faculty Search Committee, UAH, College of Nursing, NB 320A, 256-824-2457, sharon.coffey@uah.edu.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/males/veterans/disabled. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

Please refer to log number 20/21-449

 

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor Position 

College of Nursing

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Positions available: FT Undergraduate Clinical Track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor. The Clinical Track position is a 9-month position teaching in the undergraduate program with a focus on medical surgical, and/or obstetrics (maternal child).

Requirements: Clinical Track: 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 medical surgical nursing, and/or obstetrics (maternal child). Faculty are expected to engage in active teaching and learning strategies, i.e., flipped classroom and unfolding case studies, and utilize Canvas, UAH’s Learning Management System for all courses.

Responsibilities: Contributing to the mission, vision, and core values of the College of Nursing by teaching in accordance to best practices, advising students to guide and retain them at UAH, maintaining an active program of scholarship/research to contribute to nursing science and to the translation of research evidence into practice, maintaining own nursing practice to stay current and to build community partnerships, participating on college and university committees, and participating in DNP scholarly projects, if applicable.

The College of Nursing: The College of Nursing offers a traditional BSN, RN/BSN, MSN, and DNP programs, which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). A Joint Nursing Science PhD program began summer 2019. The College's total fall 2019 enrollment was 1,308 students with 760 undergraduate students and 548 graduate students, which includes master's and post-master's students (Acute Care NP, FNP, and Nursing Administration Tracks), and DNP students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 1300 sites for clinical education. 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 High Research Active Institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business, Engineering, Science, Education, Professional Studies, and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, as well as 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. The University's 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 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: Dr. Sharon Coffey/Chair, Faculty Search Committee, UAH, College of Nursing, NB 320A, 256-824-2457, sharon.coffey@uah.edu.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/males/veterans/disabled. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

Please refer to log number 20/21-450

 

 

Announcement of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor Position 

College of Nursing

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

Positions available: FT Undergraduate Clinical Track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Instructor. The Clinical Track position is a 9-month position teaching in the undergraduate program with a focus on medical surgical, and/or critical care.

Requirements: Clinical Track: 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 medical surgical nursing, and/or critical care. Faculty are expected to engage in active teaching and learning strategies, i.e., flipped classroom and unfolding case studies and utilize Canvas, UAH’s Learning Management System for all courses.

Responsibilities: Contributing to the mission, vision, and core values of the College of Nursing by teaching in accordance to best practices, advising students to guide and retain them at UAH, maintaining an active program of scholarship/research to contribute to nursing science and to the translation of research evidence into practice, maintaining own nursing practice to stay current and to build community partnerships, participating on college and university committees, and participating in DNP scholarly projects, if applicable.

The College of Nursing: The College of Nursing offers a traditional BSN, RN/BSN, MSN, and DNP programs, which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). A Joint Nursing Science PhD program began summer 2019. The College's total fall 2019 enrollment was 1,308 students with 760 undergraduate students and 548 graduate students, which includes master's and post-master's students (Acute Care NP, FNP, and Nursing Administration Tracks), and DNP students. Extensive distance education programs are offered. The College of Nursing currently cooperates with more than 1300 sites for clinical education. 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 High Research Active Institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Nursing, Business, Engineering, Science, Education, Professional Sciences, and Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, as well as 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. The University's 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 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: Dr. Sharon Coffey/Chair, Faculty Search Committee, UAH, College of Nursing, NB 320A, 256-824-2457, sharon.coffey@uah.edu.

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer/minorities/males/veterans/disabled. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check.

Please refer to log number 20/21-451

College of Professional Studies

No Vacant Positions

 

College of Science

 

Announcement of Assistant Professor Position in the Department of Space Science

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Activity institution, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Professional and Continuing Studies, 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.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The UAH College of Science advances cutting-edge research and offers first-rate degree programs thanks to our distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities. Our location in Huntsville facilitates partnerships and collaborations with NASA, the US Army, NOAA, the HudsonAlpha Institute of Biotechnology, and the numerous high-tech companies located in Cummings Research Park, the second largest research park in the country.

College of Science students enjoy the benefits of a research-intensive institution in a medium-sized university, including a 16:1 student-to-professor ratio and numerous research, leadership, and co-op/internship opportunities. The vibrant UAH campus, diverse student population, and academic and social organizations provide an enriching and cross-disciplinary student life experience. USA Today, Princeton Review, Consumers Digest, and Payscale have ranked UAH as a top educational value.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: UAH is a recognized leader in space research, and the Department of Space Science was created to develop a corresponding academic program with a national ranking.

Our faculty and researchers study cosmic plasmas and radiation and how they interact with each other from microscopic to galactic scales. In fact, over 99% of the visible universe is in a plasma state. We employ cutting edge observational and modeling techniques to learn about this most abundant, yet still enigmatic, form of matter.

The Department is a graduate program exclusively, offering an MS or PhD degree in Space Science, although we also teach an undergraduate class in space science for the UAH Honors College. Our students develop a broad spectrum of skills, including computational science, data analysis, analytic theory, and even space instrumentation development. Our graduates work at NASA centers, national labs, universities in the US and abroad and in private industry.

The department enjoys close collaborations with the Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research (CSPAR) and with NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. We run several summer schools and an NSF Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) program.

Created in September 2013, the Department of Space Science is the newest department in the College of Science at UAH.

Our areas of expertise include

  • Outer atmosphere of the Sun,
  • Solar wind,
  • The heliosphere,
  • Interstellar medium,
  • Gamma-ray bursts,
  • Cosmic rays.

APPLICATION REVIEW: Reviewing of applicants will begin, 1/18/2021.

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: 

The Department of Space Science is seeking an outstanding scientist and teacher to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in the field of heliophysics. This is the last of three positions that were to be filled over three years, all of which are expected to support and complement a National Science Foundation Established Program in Support of Competitive Research (EPSCoR) grant in low-temperature plasma physics. Within the general field of LTP science, areas of particular interest to the Department include solar and interplanetary physics, especially research that supports the new Parker Solar Probe, Solar Orbiter, and IMAP missions in which the Department is engaged, particularly in the areas of turbulence and particle transport and energization (including pickup ion physics), and related space weather research. The ideal candidate will complement existing strengths within the Department while expanding significantly research capabilities and competencies. We are seeking someone who uses observations, theory, and/or modeling to address these areas of interest. The successful candidate will teach graduate-level courses primarily, will develop at least two new advanced graduate level courses reflecting their research expertise, and will mentor graduate students pursuing MS and PhD degrees and undergraduate students in summer programs. It is expected that the successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent degree in a field appropriate to the job description above and will have and pursue independent research funding.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Applicants must submit a complete CV, a list of publications, a list of awarded research grants, a research statement, a teaching statement, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent to the SPA Faculty Search Committee 2020, Department of Space Science, Cramer Research Hall, 320 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville, AL 35899 or by email to vab0002@uah.edu with the header Faculty Search Committee 2020. Applications will remain open until position is filled.

Inquiries regarding the position or the procedure for application can be directed to Prof. Gary P Zank and Ms. Veronica Belser, respectively. 

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

Please refer to log number: 21/22-554

 

Graduate School/Office of International Services

No Vacant Positions

 

Library

No Vacant Positions

 

Office of Academic Affairs

 

Announcement of Associate Provost for International Services, Academic Integrity, and Dean of the Graduate School

The University of Alabama in Huntsville

The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) seeks candidates for the position of Associate Provost who has responsibility for administering the Graduate School; International Services for undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff; Study Abroad; and Academic Integrity for undergraduate and graduate students. 

The Associate Provost

  • cultivates, promotes, and fosters graduate education including graduate certificates, interdisciplinary programs, professional master’s programs, research-based master’s and Ph.D. programs, and a clinically-based Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.
  • promotes and develops international partnerships and programs and serves as an advocate for international faculty, staff, and students.
  • manages operations, programs, and ensures compliance with federal and state regulations, and fiscal management of the Graduate School, International Programs, and Study Abroad, and administers the Postdoctoral Fellow Program.
  • leads development, administers, and facilitates academic integrity and academic misconduct procedures for undergraduate and graduate students

Desired Qualifications are:

  • a dedication to visionary leadership and strategic planning
  • distinguished academic administrative experience, preferably with graduate education and/or international programs at a research university and experiences with academic integrity policies and procedures
  • a strong commitment to academic quality and academic integrity
  • a Ph.D. degree with a strong record of education or teaching engagement and research productivity necessary for appointment as a tenured professor
  • a commitment to professional graduate degree programs and research-based graduate degree programs and to the recruitment, development, and support of graduate students in research-based programs, including the recruitment and mentoring of graduate and international students from diverse backgrounds
  • ability to articulate the Graduate School and International Services’ mission, vision, and strategy effectively and to represent these entities to internal and external constituencies
  • an understanding of current and emerging issues in graduate education, global engagement, and international education
  • a commitment to identify and support implementation of innovative graduate credentials and interdisciplinary programs beyond traditional degrees and certificate programs
  • excellent interpersonal skills and a track record of working effectively with deans, chairs, faculty, students, staff, and external constituents
  • a strong record of fairness and good judgment in managing and adjudicating circumstances where multiple viewpoints of academic misconduct situations exist
  • a commitment to graduate and international student success, to increasing student retention, persistence, graduation rate, placement, and success, and to assisting colleges with recruitment of underrepresented minorities to Ph.D. and graduate programs.
  • a commitment to providing flexibility in graduate education through delivering programs with various modalities that are suitable for the changing market needs, including but not limited to developing and delivering online and hybrid courses and programs
  • a record of serving as PI and participating in extramural research grants and contracts in order to lead the Graduate School in seeking extramural research funding for graduate programs and for graduate research assistants
  • ability to collaborate with colleges on advancement and fundraising activities and actively seek support for graduate education
  • ability to manage and prioritize the use of financial, human, and facility resources under the purview of the associate provost

The University: UAH offers 87 degree-granting programs that meet the highest standards of excellence, including 41 bachelor’s, 30 master’s, and 16 doctoral degree programs through its seven Academic Colleges: Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Business; Education; Engineering; Nursing; Professional Studies; and Science as well as the Graduate School. These include a variety of traditional programs as well as professional masters, interdisciplinary programs, certificates, and joint programs with other universities. The UAH Honors College blends traditional emphasis on arts and sciences and critical thinking with a practical, career-oriented education. Over the past decade, the University has implemented strategic and campus master plans that have resulted in substantial growth. The University has undertaken more than $160 million in new construction. UAH enrollment is 10,000, including approximately 2,000 graduate students. UAH is number one in Alabama both for early career pay after graduation and for the economic outcomes of its graduates. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching rates UAH as a “high” research activity institution. Under the leadership of its new President, the University is well-positioned to continue growing its enrollment and reputation.

UAH is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Some departments and programs also hold accreditation or certification from professional associations, including the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), and the American Chemical Society.

The Greater Huntsville Community: Huntsville has an international reputation as a high tech center with ties to NASA, the Army’s Redstone Arsenal, and major government and private research organizations. UAH is the anchor tenant of Cummings Research Park, the second largest university-related research park in the United States, and home to approximately 300 companies. For more information on the Greater Huntsville Community, visit http://www.huntsvillealabamausa.com

Applications, nominations, and confidential inquiries are welcome. Applicants should submit a cover letter describing professional experience as it relates to the requirements of the position; a current resume/curriculum vita; and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of five references. Please send nominations or applications to provost@uah.edu   For additional information or questions, please contact Brent Wren, Associate Provost and Chair of the Search Committee at wrenb@uah.edu or Michele Kennedy, Search Committee Support at michele.kennedy@uah.edu   For full consideration, applications should be submitted by February 1, 2021, although applications will be received until the position is filled.

Search Committee for Associate Provost
ATTN: Michele Kennedy, Office of the Provost
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899

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

Please refer to log number: 21-22-1001

 


 

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