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Department Org: 340000 - Dean-Coll of Hlth and Behav Sci

Position Summary: The University of Central Arkansas (UCA; www.uca.edu) seeks a visionary, communicative, and inclusive leader to serve as the dean of the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences (CHBS; www.uca.edu/chbs/). As the leader of CHBS, the dean supports the continued excellence of its outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs, which include both traditional and online programs. With regionally and nationally recognized and accredited programs, CHBS is a primary provider of healthcare professionals for the state of Arkansas. The dean also works collaboratively and strategically with department chairs and faculty to champion the college's interprofessional education initiatives. Such initiatives include developing and planning an interprofessional teaching center with clinical and community services that will be housed in the four-story, 80,000-square-foot Integrated Health Sciences Building, which is currently under construction. The dean works with fellow deans in shaping and leading the academic mission of the university as well as in promoting cross-college initiatives. Finally, the dean publicly represents the college, engaging in the development of academic and community partnerships and in fundraising through collaboration with the UCA Foundation.

Position: Instructor or Assistant Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences and Program Coordinator of Family and Consumer Sciences
Category: Faculty
Location/Department: Meredith College, Department of Human Environmental Sciences

Description: Full-time faculty position beginning August 1, 2020.  Master's degree or Ph.D. in Family Consumer Sciences or closely related area required. Tenure-track with Ph.D. Non-tenure track with Master's. Instructor or Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator of Family and Consumer Sciences Program and Licensure Program.

Faculty Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities include on-campus undergraduate courses in the Family Consumer Sciences major and licensure program. Ability to teach additional coursework in either Fashion Design or Child Development. Other responsibilities include active involvement within the college, school and department; student advising and mentoring, college-wide service and engagement in scholarship and professional activity. 

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
Multiple positions across all Institutes
Duty Station: Kansas City, MO

Closing date:  Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Biological Science Specialist, GS-0401-13/14/15 (National Program Leader)

Vacancy Announcement Number: NIFA-S19Y-10584089-SL is open to US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.  You may use the following link to view/apply for this position:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/543838500

Vacancy Announcement Number: NIFA-M19Y-10584090-SL is open to Current permanent Federal employees with competitive status, Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act, CTAP/RPL/ICTAP and VEOA/VRA eligibles, Farm Service Agency permanent county employees; reinstatement eligibles; Individuals with Disabilities; certain military spouses; 30% or more disabled veterans; former Peace Corps or VISTA volunteers and those eligible for other Special Hiring Authorities.  You may use the following link to view/apply for this position:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/543838000

Social Science Specialist, GS-0101-13/14/15 (National Program Leader)

Vacancy Announcement Number: NIFA-S19Y-10585331-SL is open to US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.  You may use the following link to view/apply for this position:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/543838800

Vacancy Announcement Number: NIFA-M19Y-10585332-SL is open to Current permanent Federal employees with competitive status, Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act, CTAP/RPL/ICTAP and VEOA/VRA eligibles, Farm Service Agency permanent county employees; reinstatement eligibles; Individuals with Disabilities; certain military spouses; 30% or more disabled veterans; former Peace Corps or VISTA volunteers and those eligible for other Special Hiring Authorities.  You may use the following link to view/apply for this position:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/543839100   

Position Summary

The University of Central Arkansas Assistant Professor is responsible for teaching, research and service. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy. The position is tenure track and a nine-month appointment.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

The person selected for this position will be expected to teach, conduct research, and provide departmental and college service, as well as serve as a strong advocate for the program. This position will serve as the Program Director for FACS Education and includes academic advising, administrative work (e.g. related to the UCA Core Assessment, Departmental assessment, and CAEP) and interprofessional collaboration to maintain and extend program visibility.

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