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College of Education
October 19, 2017

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology/Exercise Science

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 United States. 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 Education is comprised of the Department of Kinesiology and the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. The College offers an undergraduate degree in kinesiology and both undergraduate and graduate degrees in teacher education. For detailed information about the Department of Kinesiology or the Teacher Education Program at UAH, visit http://www.uah.edu/education.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Kinesiology is authorized to award a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with three concentration areas: Exercise Science, Sport and Fitness Management, and Physical Education Teacher Education. The exercise science concentration will prepare students for graduate school, entry into pre-health professional programs, fitness and instruction, corporate wellness, human performance, or research. Program outcomes align with the standards of the American College of Sports Medicine and the National Strength and Conditioning Association certification requirements. The department currently has a wide variety of professional/research grade laboratory equipment including the following:  a PARVO metabolic system, Hydrotrack Underwater Treadmill, Hologic Dual X-Ray Absorptiometry System, Racermate Computrainer, two Trackmaster treadmills, five Monark cycle ergometers, hematological analysis equipment, Brower timing gate system, Polar Team heart rate system, skinfold-analysis equipment, and other anthropometric tools. In addition, there is the opportunity to perform collaborative research utilizing a motion capture lab, the mobile health and wellness laboratory (mHealth), and other research grade tools with various departments on campus.

ABOUT THE POSITION: The Department of Kinesiology is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Exercise Science. Duties include teaching nine hours per semester, engaging in scholarly activities, professional service, and serving on departmental, college and university-wide committees. The candidate will teach courses in the undergraduate exercise science concentration which may include, but is not limited to, Exercise Testing and Prescription, Exercise Physiology, Special Topics in Exercise Physiology, Measurement and Evaluation, and Research Methods. Specialties for the position may include teaching cardiovascular exercise physiology, EKG interpretation, and clinical exercise physiology. Additional responsibilities include, establishing connections with potential internship and occupational sites for undergraduate students, undergraduate curriculum development, and performing other duties as assigned by the Dean of the College of Education. The ideal candidate will be committed to effective classroom teaching, student mentoring, curriculum development, and professional and scholarly activity.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned Ph.D. (ABD considered if completed by August 2018) in exercise physiology, exercise science, or related field
  • Experience teaching university students in Exercise Science or a related discipline
  • Demonstrated evidence of scholarship (published, in press, and presentations)
  • Demonstrated evidence of ability to pursue a defined research agenda in Exercise Science

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience developing clinical exercise physiology or general exercise science undergraduate courses and programs
  • Experience teaching university students in online, hybrid, and/or face-to-face models
  • Potential to collaborate with other units and colleagues within the university and community
  • Demonstrated potential in grant writing and implementation
  • Knowledge of maintaining and use of exercise physiology lab equipment (EMG, metabolic system, EKG, spirometry, etc.)
  • Active participation in pertinent professional organizations
  • Potential to teach and develop graduate level courses

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

Appointment Date: Anticipated start date is August 1, 2018.

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

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest (relating your experiences to the required and preferred qualifications and responsibilities of the position), curriculum vitae, official transcripts, one or two recent scholarly publications or scholarly works in progress and three current letters of recommendation (within the past year) to:

Exercise Science Faculty Search
Kinesiology Department
LaConna Cygniak
Wilson Hall, Room 311
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL  35899

*Please note: digital submissions via e-mail are welcome

Please direct any questions related to the position to: Dr. Shannon Mathis, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology Department (Shannon.Mathis@uah.edu).

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

Please refer to log number: 18/19-620

Part Time Instructors in Curriculum and Instruction

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The University of Alabama in Huntsville seeks highly qualified faculty to teach courses and/or serve as university supervisors for student internships in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. The qualified candidate will possess the following skills:       

  • •     Knowledge of subject matter and course content;
  • •     Knowledge of instructional design and effective teaching techniques;
  • •     Ability to instruct, motivate, and evaluate students;
  • •     Ability to use computers, MS Office software, and internet sources;
  • •     Ability to learn the online learning systems used by UAH for posting grades and attendance at the minimum;
  • •     Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively.

Experience:

  • •     Minimum of a Master's Degree with 18 hours of graduate level courses in the following: Social Studies Education (requires an Ed.S. or higher degree); Special Education/Collaborative Teaching; Curriculum and Instruction, Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education; and Foreign Language Education.
  • •     Minimum of three years of appropriate K-12 teaching experience.
  • •     Higher education teaching experience (preferred).

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Interested candidates should submit a Resume or CV; a cover letter highlighting your teaching experience, particular interest, and your availability (day, evening, etc.); official transcripts from all universities attended; and two (2) letters of recommendation requested prior to hire date.

 

Required documents should be submitted electronically to mem0043@uah.edu

 

Please direct any questions related to the position to: Dr. Derrick Smith, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (dws0009@uah.edu).

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


Part-Time Instructors: Kinesiology

The University of Alabama at Huntsville seeks highly qualified faculty to teach courses in the Department of Kinesiology. The qualified candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Knowledge of subject matter and course content
  • Knowledge of instructional design and effective teaching techniques
  • Ability to instruct, motivate, and evaluate students
  • Ability to use computers, MS Office software, and internet sources
  • Ability to learn the online learning systems used by UAH for posting grades and attendance at the minimum
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively

Experience

Master’s degree with 18 hours of graduate level courses in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, or Physical Education. Higher education teaching experience preferred.

Required Documents

  1.      Resume or C.V.
  2.      Cover letter
  3.      Official transcripts and letters of recommendation requested prior to hire date

Required documents should be submitted electronically to Shannon.Mathis@uah.edu.

Please direct any questions related to the position to: Dr. Shannon Mathis, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology Department (Shannon.Mathis@uah.edu).

College of Business
November 16, 2017

Eminent Scholar in Global Studies

The College of Business at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications and nominations for an Eminent Scholar in Global Studies. The Global Studies Eminent Scholar is expected to be a visible leader in international affairs, international business policy, and/or economic development.  This individual will lead efforts within the university and community to conduct research, influence policy, and develop programs with the goal of improving international business, trade, and cultural relationships, with an emphasis on security cooperation.  Expertise on India and other countries on the Silk Road is critical to the success of the individual.  The candidate is expected to be active in scholarly research and policy development, to conduct externally funded projects, and to engage in outreach with government agencies located at Redstone Arsenal and other similar locations.

We seek applicants who welcome the challenges and rewards of serving on a diverse and intellectually curious faculty of a growing college in a research intensive university located in a dynamic and supportive high technology community. A Ph.D. in Business, International Business or Economics, or a related discipline, with experience in security cooperation and policy development is required. A Ph.D. from an AACSB accredited institution and eligibility to hold Personnel Security Clearance are preferred. The successful candidate will be expected to develop academic programs and educational opportunities in global studies and security cooperation.  In addition to a strong commitment to work with the security cooperation industry and government agencies, the successful candidate must be able to teach graduate and undergraduate students and mentor graduate students and junior faculty.

The Eminent Scholar in Global Studies must have a strong academic background, must be an internationally known researcher in international affairs, international business, and/or economic development, and must be committed to a continuing program of scholarship. In addition, the preferred candidate will have a background in or working knowledge of Department of State security cooperation activities and policies, and have familiarity with the policies and economic development, international business, and international relations of India and other countries on the Silk Road. Candidates need to have an understanding of the Civil Service Career Program (CP60) Field (foreign affairs track).  Depending on qualifications, the Eminent Scholar may be appointed at the rank of Associate Professor with tenure or Professor with tenure.  Depending on the interests and background of the candidate, this position may be a joint position with the Department of Political Science in the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International and has approximately 30 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 35 research and part-time faculty, and 1,000 undergraduates and 400 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. Recent publications by our faculty members have appeared in journals such as Science, the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Scheduling, Marketing Science, MIS Quarterly, Operations Research, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, and The Accounting Review. 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 and Continuing Studies, and Science. The University is located in the midst of a high technology community consisting of the second largest industrial research park in the U.S. and is adjacent to Redstone Arsenal, which is home to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, the Missile Defense Agency, the Army Materiel Command, and the Aviation and Missile Command.  For more information about UAH, see uah.edu/about.

ABOUT THE CITY OF 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. Known as the “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. Located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Huntsville/Madison County is a diversified high-tech economy and is rich in cultural and recreational activities with a thriving music and arts scene. 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.  A vibrant downtown 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 huntsville.org.

Applicants must submit the following via email to GSscholarsearch@uah.edu: a letter of nomination or application; a curriculum vitae, summary of current research interests (2-4 pages), teaching philosophy (1-2 pages), and names and affiliations for three references. Formal review of applications will begin February 2, 2018. Receipt and review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

For questions or additional information, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Jeet Gupta via e-mail (GSscholarsearch@uah.edu) or via telephone at 256-824-6593.

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

Please refer to Log #18/19-116

Part-Time Instructors: Management Science

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of Management Science for Fall 2018.

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

Requirements: A Master’s Degree in  Statistics, Management Science or a closely related area; a Ph.D. is preferred. A successful candidate must have previous experience in teaching business statistics online and face-to-face, with a preference for teaching at an AACSB-accredited institution. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate business statistics courses. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  The applications will be evaluated as received until the positions are filled.

Application Procedure: Applications for this position should include: (1) letter of interest, (2) current résumé, (3) evidence of teaching performance, (4) transcripts, and (5) contact information for three references, including name, address, phone number, and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Dr. Fan Tseng, Chair
MSCsearch@uah.edu 
Department of Management, Marketing & Information Systems
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (BAB 355)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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



College of Engineering
June 20, 2018

 

Full-Time Lecturer/Clinical Assistant Professor in Mechanical and Aerospace 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 Nursing, Business, Engineering, Science, Education, Professional and Continuing Studies and Arts, Humanities & 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.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Engineering is comprised of five Departments and has the largest enrollment of the university’s five academic colleges. The research focus in the college includes three of several National Academy of Engineering (NAE) grand challenge problems. 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department offers a BS degree in both Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Engineering, and an MS and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Systems Engineering.  Our faculty is currently comprised of 21 tenure-track/tenured members and 4 full-time lecturers.  Our student body includes approximately 1250 undergraduate and 135 graduate students.   Our faculty’s research interests include materials for aerospace applications and for energy storage, gas turbine heat transfer, electro-chemical energy conversion and storage, control of unmanned systems, applications of smart materials, and computational fluid dynamics applied to low-speed combustion and fire applications, fluid-structure interactions, and high-speed aerodynamics.   In addition to its nationally known educational and research activities in rocket propulsion, the Department is engaged in a wide range of research activities currently funded by NSF, DOD, NASA, DOE, USDA, the State of Alabama, and several corporate sponsors.  

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Consideration of applications will begin immediately, and the search will remain open until the position is filled.  The anticipated starting date is August 15, 2018. Attendance in new-faculty orientation sessions on August 13 and 14 is required.

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty lecturer or clinical assistant professor position.  The position is for the fall 2018 and spring 2019 semesters and may be renewable upon satisfactory performance.  Successful candidates will teach six core courses in the undergraduate program per academic year.   An immediate need is Introduction to Computational Tools (computer-aided design and solid modeling), and other possible courses include Statics, Dynamics, Mechanics of Materials, Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, and Numerical Methods).  Additional duties may include overseeing instructional laboratories and mentoring undergraduate engineering majors.  Teaching one or more courses during the summer term is also possible.  A strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level and excellent communication skills are expected.  Previous teaching experience is highly desirable. 

Applicants for the lecturer position must have a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited or equivalent institution and a completed Master of Science or Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Application material (in pdf format) including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information (including name, address, email address and phone numbers) for at least three references, and a separate statement of teaching interests should be sent to maesearch@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 18/19-225.

Department Chair (Tenured Faculty) in Chemical and Materials Engineering

About the University: The University of Alabama in Huntsville, classified as a High Research Active institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, offers academic and research programs in the Colleges of Engineering, Nursing, Education, Science, Business, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Professional and Continuing Studies. Huntsville maintains one of the highest per capita incomes and standards of living in the Southeast and is home to many aerospace and high technology research corporations. In 2017, ZipRecruiter and Payscale named Huntsville the top tech city in the US, primarily due to the presence of 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 (MDA), Materiel Command, Aviation and Missile Command, and Space and Missile Defense Command.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE: The College of Engineering (COE) enrolls nearly 35% of UAH’s undergraduates in ABET-accredited programs in aerospace, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, industrial and systems, mechanical, and optical engineering. Research addresses three Grand Challenges from the National Academy of Engineering: secure cyberspace, restore and improve urban infrastructure, and engineer tools of scientific discovery. The COE has made recent investments in materials engineering, energy storage, cybersecurity, and systems engineering.

About the Department:  The Chemical and Materials Engineering Department has four tenured/tenure track faculty with research strengths spanning materials science/engineering and biotechnology. Active research projects involve thermodynamics and mechanical properties of materials, catalysis, nanostructured materials for energy conversion and storage, biomaterials, biomolecular and cellular engineering, and immunoengineering.  Faculty funding sources have included federal sources such as the MDA, NSF, ACS-PRF, and industrial sources including CFD Research Corporation, Dow Corning and Polaris Sensor Technologies.  The Department offers BS and MSE degrees in Chemical Engineering.  For the PhD Degree, CME students have three pathways including two interdisciplinary programs in Materials Science, and Biotechnology Science and Engineering, and the Chemical Engineering option through the Mechanical Engineering program.  Students in the Biotechnology PhD program can pursue their PhD dissertation projects working with scientists at the Hudson-Alpha Institute for Biotechnology.  The CME department has approximately 230 undergraduate students and 10 graduate students.  At the undergraduate level, the CME department offers students the opportunity to pursue a two elective sequence in polymer engineering and applied materials engineering and/or bioprocessing and bioseparations.  In addition, all students in the CME department take a course that introduces them to a molecular understanding of biological systems. 

Application Deadline:  Preference will be given to applications submitted before December 15, 2017.  However, the position will remain open until filled.

Job Description/Requirements:  The successful individual should have an established research and teaching record in any area within chemical engineering including but not limited to one or more of the following areas – fluid mechanics, transport processes, modeling and simulation, process design including software development, catalysis, materials such as polymers, biomaterials, and energy materials.  The successful candidate must be willing to and have demonstrated experience to help create and advance innovative ideas that cross disciplinary lines and impact chemical engineering education and research.  We seek candidates who can inspire and lead funded research and scholarship, enable student success at both the undergraduate and graduate levels through teaching and mentoring, and contribute proactively to university and professional service while contributing to the diversity of the UAH academic community. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in chemical engineering or a closely related engineering discipline to warrant appointment as a tenured professor in the department.  The chair reports to the dean of the College, and is responsible for the administration of all programs and budgets in the department.

Application procedure:  Please submit applications electronically (as one pdf file) to cme-chairsearch@uah.edu. Complete applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, position statement highlighting the applicant’s qualifications for the position (including a vision statement of anticipated department leadership in teaching and research, and contact information for at least three professional references.

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 18/19-222

Part-Time Instructors: Chemical and Materials Engineering

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part-time, non-tenure-track instructors for undergraduate and graduate courses offered by the chemical and materials engineering department.   Some of the courses for which we seek instructors include: Unit Operations Laboratory (Senior Class, ChE 439, ChE 440),  Quantitative Modeling for Chemical Engineers (ChE 347), Transport Phenomena (ChE 648, ChE 649), ChE 658 (Catalysis and Reactor Design), ChE 641 (Advanced Thermodynamics). We do have an immediate need (Fall 2017) for someone who can teach Unit Operations I (ChE 439) – which includes a 3 hour laboratory and one hour lecture per week.

Requirements: An undergraduate degree in chemical engineering, Master’s (or PhD) degree in engineering (preferably in chemical engineering) with a minimum of 18 hours graduate course work in core chemical engineering courses and a willingness/desire to help students with experimental techniques and analysis.  The salary will be dependent on qualifications.  Reappointment will be dependent on need and a satisfactory review.  Review of applications will be ongoing.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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

Application and Inquiries should be directed to:

Shankar Mahalingam
shankar.mahalingam@uah.edu
Chemical and Materials Engineering
EB 117
University of Alabama Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899
(256) 824-3596 (voice)

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College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
June 4, 2018

Full-time Lecturer in Public History

The History Department at the University of Alabama in Huntsville is taking applications for a two-year lecturer position with specializations in history of the US South and public history with experience teaching world history. Teaching responsibilities mainly include freshman-level world history and US surveys, but also courses in the candidate’s specializations. Experience in online teaching is desired. Candidates should complete the Ph.D. by August 1, 2018, and should have a strong commitment to teaching. The teaching load is four courses per semester.

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 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, five M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. We recently added a BFA with a Gaming and Animation track. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary 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.

About the Department:  In addition to several versions of the history major, the department also supports interdisciplinary minors in Public History, Global Studies, Women’s and Gender Studies, Ancient and Medieval Studies, and Latin American Studies.  In addition to Master’s degrees, the department has a new graduate certificate in Comparative Cultures and Conflicts.  Information about the Department, the University, and Huntsville can be found at https://www.uah.edu/ahs/departments/history.

Application:  Email letter of application, c.v., and at least three signed letters of reference (with contact’s name, address, telephone number and email address) to Stephen Waring, Chair, Department of History, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 via history@uah.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately; all applications received by June 15 will be given full consideration, and those submitted later will be considered 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 18/19-356.

Full-time Lecturer in World History

The History Department at the University of Alabama in Huntsville is taking applications for two-year lecturer with experience teaching world history. Preference for specialized teaching field in sub-Saharan Africa, East Asia, South Asia, or Europe (1400-1900) and an ability to teach trans-regional themes (empire, religion, environment, diaspora, gender).  Teaching responsibilities mainly include freshman-level world history surveys but also an opportunity to teach in candidate’s field; experience in online teaching is desired. Candidates should ideally have completed the Ph.D. by August 1, 2018, and should have a strong commitment to teaching. The teaching load is four courses per semester.

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 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, five M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. We recently added a BFA with a Gaming and Animation track. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary 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 2016-2017 we awarded 135 B.A.’s, 35 M.A.’s, and 10 certificates.

About the Department: In addition to several versions of the history major, the department also supports interdisciplinary minors in Public History, Global Studies, Women’s Studies, and Latin American Studies. In addition to Master’s degrees, the department has a new graduate certificate in Comparative Cultures and Conflicts.  Information about the Department, the University, and Huntsville can be found at https://www.uah.edu/ahs/departments/history.

Application: Email letter of application, C.V., and at least three signed letters of reference (with contact’s name, address, telephone number and email address) to Stephen Waring, Chair, Department of History, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 via history@uah.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately; all applications received by June 16 will be given full consideration, and those submitted later will be considered 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 18/19-355.

Full-time Lecturer in Spanish

The Department of World Languages and Cultures at the University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a two-year, full-time, renewable position in Spanish beginning August 2018. Candidates must have native or near-native proficiency in Spanish and English and show evidence or potential for teaching effectiveness and be qualified to teach courses such as introductory and intermediate Spanish as well as Spanish for healthcare/professional purposes using contemporary teaching technologies. Individuals with an interest and willingness to teach in the College Academy (a partnership program with the Huntsville City Schools) are particularly encouraged to apply. Contract renewal is contingent on job performance and institutional need. Ph.D. or ABD in Spanish preferred but minimum requirement is MA in Spanish with salary dependent on qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 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 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.

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, five M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. We recently added a BFA with a Gaming and Animation track. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary 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.

About the Department: The Department of World Languages and Cultures offers a BA in French, German, Russian, and Spanish and a BA in foreign language and international trade (FLIT) in each of the four focus languages as well as minors in these languages. It also offers several certificate programs and introductory and intermediate courses in Arabic and Japanese. It has 7 full-time faculty members. The department supplies service courses in introductory world languages and international cinema to a variety of UAH colleges.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: until filled

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications for this position should include: (1) a letter of application, (2) a current curriculum vitae, and (3) original graduate transcripts, and 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. Linda S. Maier
Department of World Languages and Cultures
Conference Training Center 212F
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899
256-824-2346

maierl@uah.edu

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

Please refer to log number 18/19-354.

Lecturer in English: Composition

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 College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville has 10 departments and 80 full-time faculty members. We offer a wide array of disciplinary and interdisciplinary programs that include two dozen B.A. programs, five M.A. programs, and six certificate programs. 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. Experience with both online and traditional teaching methods is a significant asset, and applicants must be willing to consider preparing and teaching one or more 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:  June 11, 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The English Department at the University of Alabama in Huntsville seeks one full-time lecturer appointment beginning August 2018. This will be a two-year appointment, with the second year renewal dependent upon performance and availability of funding. PhD in Rhetoric and Composition or related field is preferred, with experience teaching First-Year Writing.  Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. The teaching load is 4/4 with required service in the development, implementation and assessment of department curricula. Review of Applications will begin May 15, 2018.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Submit an application letter, CV, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation through Interfolio by June 11, 2018. Direct any inquiries to Dr. Alanna Frost, Chair, Dept. of English, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 or frosta@uah.edu.  We will interview via video format. 

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

Please refer to log number 18/19-353

Lecturer in English: Technical Writing

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 College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville has 10 departments and 80 full-time faculty members. We offer a wide array of disciplinary and interdisciplinary programs that include two dozen B.A. programs, five M.A. programs, and six certificate programs. 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. Experience with both online and traditional teaching methods is a significant asset, and applicants must be willing to consider preparing and teaching one or more 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:  June 11, 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: The English Department at the University of Alabama in Huntsville seeks one full-time lecturer appointment beginning August 2018. This will be a two-year appointment, with the second year renewal dependent upon performance and availability of funding. PhD in Business and Technical Writing or related field is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching as informed by current practice and scholarship in the field. The teaching load is 4/4 with required service in the development, implementation and assessment of department curricula. Review of Applications will begin May 15, 2018.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Submit an application letter, CV, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation through Interfolio by June 11, 2018. Direct any inquiries to Dr. Alanna Frost, Chair, Dept. of English, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899 or frosta@uah.edu.  We will interview via video format.

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

Please refer to log number 18/19-352

Full-Time Visiting Assistant Professor or Lecturer in Voice

The University of Alabama in Huntsville seeks a full-time Lecturer in Voice for Fall 2018. The successful candidate will be an experienced, professional singer and teacher with a strong background in vocal pedagogy. Responsibilities will include teaching applied voice and associated courses, as well as other assigned courses consistent with interest, expertise, and departmental need. The candidate will actively participate in student recruitment, departmental service, and community outreach. A Masters degree in Music will be required at the time of appointment. 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 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.

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, five M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. We recently added a BFA with a Gaming and Animation track. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary 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.

About the Department: The Department of Music offers a BA in Music with eight degree emphases ranging from music education and performance to church music and music technology. The department has 7 full-time and 29 part-time faculty, 65 majors, and numerous minors and ensemble members.

Application Deadline: June 11, 2018 or until the position is filled. To be assured of full consideration, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three individuals who might knowledgeably endorse your application to: Shannon Womack, Music Office Manager (skt0004@uah.edu) / Voice Search Committee, Department of Music. Please do not send additional materials or letters of recommendation at this time.

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

Please refer to log number 18/19-351

Full-Time Lecturer in Communication Arts

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a two-year, full-time, renewable position in basic speech communication, beginning August 2018. Candidates must show evidence or potential for teaching excellence, and be qualified to teach courses such as: public speaking, oral business communication, and organizational training and development. The successful candidate will have interest in teaching hybrid and online classes. Renewal of the lecturer contract is contingent on effective performance in the position and department need. An M.A. in Communication is required, with salary dependent on qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 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 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 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, five M.A. programs, and two certificate programs. The college has also led the way in creating several interdisciplinary 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.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Communication Arts offers a BA in speech communication, a BA in theatre, and a joint-BA (with English) in writing, as well as minors in these three areas. It has an MA program in Professional Communication. It has 11 faculty members and about 100 majors. We supply service courses in oral communication to a variety of colleges.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  until filled

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications for this position should include: (1) a letter of application, (2) a current vitae, and (3) original graduate transcripts, and 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. Pavica Sheldon, Chair
Department of Communication Arts
342 Morton Hall
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899
256-824-2305
Pavica.sheldon@uah.edu

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

Please refer to log number 18/19-350.

Part-Time Instructors: Digital Animation and Game Design

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in animation, game design or related disciplines or a minimum of 18 semester ­hours of graduate coursework in animation or game design; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Lillian Joyce, Chair 
joycel@uah.edu 
Department of Art, Art History, and Design 
160E Wilson Hall 
301 Sparkman Drive 
The University of Alabama in Huntsville 
Huntsville, AL 35899

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.

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 inquiries should be directed to:

Pavica Sheldon, Chair
Pavica.sheldon@uah.edu
Department of Communication Arts
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MH 342)
Huntsville, AL 35899

Part-Time Instructors: Philosophy

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of introductory courses in Philosophy.

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis as needed. 

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Philosophy with a minimum of 18 semester ­hours of graduate coursework in Philosophy and previous teaching experience. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses in Philosophy. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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: a letter of interest, current cv, three letters of reference, and a pedagogical statement.  Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Nicholaos Jones, Chair
nick.jones@uah.edu
Department of Philosophy
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MOR 332)
Huntsville, AL 35899

Part-Time Instructors: Art Studio Foundations

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of foundations courses in Art Studio (Drawing, Two-Dimensional Design & Color Theory, Three-Dimensional Design).

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Art Studio or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester ­hours of graduate coursework in Art Studio; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate foundations courses in Art Studio. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Lillian Joyce, Chair
joycel@uah.edu
Department of Art, Art History, and Design
160E Wilson Hall
301 Sparkman Drive
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899

Part-Time Instructors: Art History

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of introductory courses in Art History (Ancient to Medieval, Renaissance to Modern, and Non-Western).

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Art History or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester ­hours of graduate coursework in Art History; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses in Art History. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Lillian Joyce, Chair
joycel@uah.edu
Department of Art, Art History, and Design
160E Wilson Hall
301 Sparkman Drive
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899

Part-Time Instructors: Sociology

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of introductory courses in sociology and cultural anthropology.

Application Deadline: Hired on a course-by-course basis subject to need.

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Sociology or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester­ hours of graduate coursework in Sociology; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Bhavani Sitaraman, Chair
sitarab@uah.edu
Department of Sociology
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MOR 344)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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

Part-Time Instructor: Psychology

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for a part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructor of Psychology starting Fall 2016.

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Psychology, or related disciplines, with a minimum of 18 semester hours of graduate coursework in Psychology. Previous teaching experience is desirable, but not required. 

Description: Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate General Psychology I. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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 Psychology
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MOR 321)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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

Part-Time Instructors: World Languages and Cultures

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of introductory and intermediate courses in World Languages and Cultures which include the languages of Arabic, French, German, Latin, Japanese, Spanish, and Russian.

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Spanish, or Russian or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester ­hours of graduate coursework in said language; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory and intermediate courses in Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Latin, Spanish or Russian. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Dr. Leslie Kaiura, Interim Chair
leslie.kaiura@uah.edu
Department of World Languages and Cultures
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (MOR 302)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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

Part-Time Instructors: History

The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applications for part­-time, non-­tenure­-track instructors of introductory courses in World History.

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

Requirements: Master’s Degree in History or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester­ hours of graduate coursework in History; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses in World History. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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:

Stephen Waring, Chair
warings@uah.edu
Department of History
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (ROB 409A)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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

 


Part-Time Instructors: Political Science

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 introductory courses in American Government or International Relations. Requirements: Master’s Degree in Political Science or related disciplines with a minimum of 18 semester hours of graduate coursework in political science; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses in American Government or International Relations. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (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: 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 in World 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.


College of Nursing
May 18, 2018

Full-time Undergraduate Temp. Clinical Track Position

Positions available: FT Undergraduate Temporary Clinical Track position. The Temporary Clinical Track position is a 9-month position teaching in the undergraduate program with a focus on obstetrics, 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 obstetrics, 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.

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.

The College of Nursing: The College of Nursing offers a traditional BSN, RN/BSN/MSN, MSN and Joint DNP programs, which are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The College's total fall 2017 enrollment is 1,412 students with 915 undergraduate students and 497 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 1000 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, Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, and Professional and Continuing Studies, 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 positions 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. Marsha Howell Adams, Office of the Dean, UAH, College of Nursing, 256-824-6345, marsha.adams@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 18/19-430.

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College of Science
April 26, 2018

Lecturer in Mathematical Sciences

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.

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at The University of Alabama in Huntsville invites applicants for a non-tenure track faculty position with the rank of Lecturer beginning August 2018.  The position is renewable upon the successful result of an annual performance evaluation. Applicants must possess at least a master’s degree in mathematics or, preferably, a doctoral degree in mathematics, applied mathematics, mathematics education or related field.  Evidence of effective teaching experience, excellent communication skills and strong interest in computer-assisted mathematics curriculum is expected.  The successful candidate will teach four mathematics courses per semester during fall and spring.  Send letter of application, vita, official transcripts and contact information for three references by email to langtj@uah.edu. Review of applicants will begin June 1, 2018 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 of minorities/ females/ veterans/ disabled.

Please refer to log number: 18/19-535

Pei-Ling Chan Chair of Physics

The Department of Physics & Astronomy at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) seeks an innovative researcher in the field of biophysics, broadly including biophotonics, biomaterials, and closely-related areas of material science, to be the next Pei-Ling Chan Chair of Physics. The department seeks to broaden its research portfolio beyond our traditional strengths in astrophysics, optics and photonics, and nonlinear materials. The Chan Chair would anchor this effort and play a key role in determining the future direction of departmental and college research in this field. The Chan Chair would provide leadership in developing a biophysics curriculum within the department and college, as well as searching for an associated junior tenure-track faculty member shortly after hire.

The successful candidate will be a prominent scholar and researcher with a history of research in biophysics, biophotonics, bio-optics, biochemistry, or related fields. Contributing effectively to the Department’s undergraduate and graduate teaching programs is expected, as is actively supervising physics graduate students for the Ph.D. degree. An experimental/theoretical specialization within the biophysics field is not identified, and could include soft matter, membranes, neurophysics, genetic and cellular networks, biological and biologically-inspired materials, cell dynamics, sensors and spectroscopy of single molecules, the manipulation of molecules in living cells, nano-structural and the nano-mechanical properties of biological surfaces, and investigation of biological processes using spectroscopy and multidimensional fluorescence imaging techniques, nanoparticles, and plasmonics.  

This endowed position offers an exciting opportunity for joint research, educational projects, and collaborations within UAH (such as with the biophysics Chan Chair in the Department of Biological Sciences) as well as with non-profit, government, and industrial partners located in Huntsville and the region.

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. They will have a record of, and be currently successful in, securing external funding and in supporting and graduating Ph.D. students. Applicants should submit a single PDF document containing a

1. CV (with contact information),
2. Description of their research and teaching experience,
3. Contact information for three references, and
4. Brief plan for initiating and growing a notable biophysics presence at UAH to phchan@uah.edu.

For more information, contact Dr. James Miller, Professor & Chair, Department of Physics & Astronomy at phchan@uah.edu. Review of complete applications will begin on January 3, 2018 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 18/19-533

Professor and Chair of Mathematical Sciences

The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) seeks an energetic leader to serve as Professor and Chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences.   The successful candidate must be qualified for tenure at the rank of Professor and must hold a Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences or a related field.  He/she is expected to have a strong record of leadership, excellence in research, teaching, and a proven track record of external funding.  Applicants must also show a clear ability to move the department forward with innovative leadership, engage in leading the faculty in teaching undergraduate and graduate students, recruit students and seek funding for the Ph.D. program. The new Chair will also encourage collaboration and support a broad range of research, educational, and interdisciplinary efforts in the Department and across the university. The Department currently offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Mathematical Sciences and a Ph.D. degree in Applied Mathematics.

The UAH campus is located in Huntsville, Alabama, which is nestled in the Tennessee Valley and is a vibrant southern metropolis that is home to a robust economy. Among the region’s largest employers are the U.S. Army Redstone Arsenal, the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, and the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, 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 metropolitan area’s 350,000+ residents are also considered some of the country’s most educated with one of the highest per-capita incomes.

Applicants are requested to submit by email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a description of research, teaching, and administrative experience, a statement of goals and vision, and the names and contact information of at least three references to Dean Christopher mathsearch@uah.edu.  Information about the department can be found at http://www.uah.edu/math or by contacting Dr. Christopher.  Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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

Please refer to log number: 17/18-526


Part-Time Instructors: Mathematical Sciences

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 introductory courses in Mathematical Sciences.  Requirements: Master’s Degree or Ph.D. in Mathematics; previous teaching experience desirable but not required. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory courses in Mathematics. Salary is dependent on qualifications. Reappointment is dependent on 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 résumé, (3) official transcripts, and (4)   three letters of references, including contact name, address, phone number, and email address. Applications and inquiries should be directed to:

Attn:  Tami Lang
Department of Mathematical Sciences
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive (SST 258A)
Huntsville, AL 35899

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


College of Professional and Continuing Studies

Part Time Lecturer in Engineering Technology

POSITION AVAILABLE:  UAH is seeking a part-time, renewable non-tenure track Lecturer in Engineering Technology, in support of a Bachelor of Arts/Science in Professional Studies.  This twelve-month part-time position is an exciting opportunity to be on the ground floor of shaping a new interdisciplinary degree program and adding a new concentration area in Engineering Technology. The incumbent will work closely with the Dean and faculty members to develop the new concentration curriculum.

Responsibilities of the Position include:

  • Knowledge of subject matter and course content;
  • Knowledge of instructional design and effective teaching techniques;
  • Ability to instruct, motivate, and evaluate students;
  • Experience with online course development and instruction;
  • Understanding of ABET accreditation requirements;
  • Willing to participate actively in the profession, university service, and outreach to the region’s businesses, governments, and the community at large.
  • Collaboration with colleagues to conduct program/course planning, development and revisions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering Technology or Engineering or a master’s degree in a related field with 18 graduate hours in Engineering Technology or Engineering;
  • Knowledge of best practices for teaching, advising, and mentoring adult learner;
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development to maintain currency in the field;
  • Knowledge and experience in designing curriculum and instruction; experience also facilitating online and blended delivery courses, preferred.

Rank and Salary: Salary will be competitive and commensurate to rank, experience, and qualifications.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE:  The mission of the College of Professional and Continuing Studies (PCS) is to increase enrollment and retention of adult learners; enhance and diversify academic offerings through quality interdisciplinary undergraduate programming; respond quickly and responsibly to workforce development needs; and promote and expand lifelong learning opportunities.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:  Professional Studies is a newly formed academic department supporting new interdisciplinary degrees, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Professionals Studies (BPS).  BPS degrees are designed for adults who have prior college and/or work experience, but have yet to obtain a four-year degree.  Students may transfer up to 75% of previously completed coursework.  The program offers a well-rounded education through an interdisciplinary curriculum with established concentrations areas.  Graduates learn a selected area of concentration, how to communicate effectively, make informed decisions, and use analytical and critical thinking.  Concentration areas currently include Leadership Strategies and Dynamics; Organizational Studies; and Technology, Science and Society.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applications for this position should include: (1) a letter of interest, (2) current resume or CV, (3) official transcripts and (4) contact information for three references including their name, address, phone number and email address to: Dr. Karen Clanton, Dean, UAH College of Professional and Continuing Studies, WIL 145, 301 Sparkman Dr., Huntsville, AL 35899, 256-824-6013, PCSDeansOffice@uah.edu.

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

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Graduate School/Office of International Services
June 6, 2018

Full-Time Lecturer - Intensive Language and Culture Program

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 DEPARTMENT: The Intensive Language and Culture Program serves the needs of non-native speakers of English. It enables students to prepare for study at English-language universities or to enhance their English-language skills during their first semester at UAH.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 27, 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION/REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree in Education, ESL, or related field and/or Graduate certificate in TESOL. Minimum of 3 years’ experience teaching ESL students at the secondary or post-secondary level. Excellent oral and written skills in English.

Prefer experience with online course management systems such as CANVAS. Support other program activities, such as assessment, curriculum design, and cultural activities. Design and deliver courses for ELs.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Email the following information to deangrad@uah.edu: Letter of application, curriculum vitaé, transcripts, and three signed letters of reference (with contact’s name, address, telephone number, and email address).  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: 18/19-900


 

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