Assistant Professor of Child and Family Studies

California State University, Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA

California State University, Los Angeles is actively seeking applications for Tenure-Track Assistant Professor specializing in Early Childhood Education in the department of Child and Family Studies. An earned doctorate (Ph.D., Ed.D.) in Child Development or Human Development, Early Childhood Development, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Psychology, or other closely-related fields (e.g., Social Work, Ethnic Studies) from an accredited institution (or equivalent) is required; however, applicants nearing completion of the doctorate (ABD) may be considered. Teaching experience, a documented record of research activity in Early Childhood Development and/or Education (e.g., publications, conference presentations, seminars, program evaluation reports, etc.), and training and expertise in early childhood development, early childhood education or elementary education are required at the time of application. Cal State LA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a complete job description, including how to apply, visit:

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Jessica Dennis

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Category: Educators/Classroom

Type: FT

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Salary: Competitive Salary

Posted On: October 20th, 2022

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