Requisition ID: 15990
Limited Term Lecturer - HDFS
The Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) invites
applications for part-time positions teaching HDFS-related courses. Potential
courses include Research Design & Program Evaluation, Stress & Coping in
Contemporary Families, Diversity in Individual & Family Life, and additional
courses, as needed, in the Department.
Principle Duties & Responsibilities
Obligations of this position may include but are not limited to:
Delivering course content, as scheduled;
Holding office hours and other meetings with students (in person or via video
Assessing student work and performance (homework, papers, quizzes);
Maintaining the course's presence in Brightspace;
Assigning and entering final grades for the semester for each student, by the
Maintaining FERPA and Title IX certification
Education & Qualifications
A minimum of a Master's degree in Human Development and Family Studies or a
relevant social or health science discipline with a focus on the development
of humans and/or families broadly construed (e.g. African American studies,
Anthropology, Education, Latin American Studies, Psychology, Public Health,
Sociology, etc.). Teaching experience is preferred, but not required.
The Department of Human Development and Family Studies
The Department of HDFS is a diverse department with 24 full-time tenure-
track/research and clinical/professional faculty. The Department awards BS, MS
and PhD degrees and currently has ~250 undergraduates, and 35 MS/PhD students.
At the undergraduate level, there are four majors: Development and Family
Sciences, Human Services, Early Childhood Education & Exceptional Needs, and
Family & Consumer Sciences Education.
Purdue University's Department of Human Development and Family Studies is
committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including
scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Application review will begin
immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A background check
is required for employment in this position.
For further information, please contact HDFS Administrative Offices: Lori
Hinton – firstname.lastname@example.org 765-494-9511
Purdue University is EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities,
women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Nearest Major Market: Lafayette