Multiple Positions

Northern Arizona University

Date Posted August 27, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified

Multiple Positions

Northern Arizona University (, founded in 1899, is recognized for its nationally-ranked programs, its high-research status, and its emergence as a leader in sustainability, science, business, green building, and cultural arts. NAU enrolls almost 26,000 students across six academic colleges (business, education, health and human services, arts and letters, engineering, forestry and natural sciences, and social and behavioral sciences). The main campus is in Flagstaff, a city of about 67,000, rich in cultural diversity, located at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks. Flagstaff is 140 miles north of Phoenix at an elevation of 7,000 feet. The four-season climate in this area is ideal for year-round outdoor activities. Nearby attractions include the Grand Canyon, Lowell Observatory, Oak Creek Canyon, Sedona, Monument Valley, Sunset Crater, Meteor Crater, and Arizona Snowbowl. NAU's emphasis on undergraduate education is enhanced by its graduate programs and research as well as by its distance learning. The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment. For a full description of the positions and other exciting Northern Arizona University employment opportunities, visit us at Additional postings will be available on this web page in the next few weeks.

Applications are welcome for the following full-time, benefit-eligible, tenure track (TT) and non-tenure track (NTT) faculty positions which are either currently posted on the NAU web site or will be posted in the coming weeks:

College of Arts & Letters

Ethnomusicology - Assistant professor (TT), non-Western music.

Arts and Cultural Management - Assistant Professor of Practice (NTT) to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate courses in Arts and Cultural Management and supervise internships for ACM and Museum Studies students.

Chinese Language - Lecturer (NTT) for the Department of Global Languages and Cultures to teach Chinese language.

College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences Biological Sciences -Assistant Professor (TT), Physiology.

Chemistry -Assistant Professor (TT), Analytical Chemistry.

Civil Engineering, Construction Management, and Environmental Engineering - Assistant Professor (TT), Transportation.

Computer Science -Associate Professor (TT).

Electrical Engineering (2 positions) - Two Assistant Professors (TT).

Mathematics and Statistics -Assistant Professor (TT), Statistics (biostatics/big data).

Mechanical Engineering - Lecturer (NTT), engineering design, solid mechanics and thermal fluids.

School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability - Assistant Professor (TT), water and food/sustainability. Joint appointment with the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

College of Education

Teaching and Learning -Assistant /Associate Professor (TT), elementary education with focus on math education.

Educational Psychology (2 positions) - One Assistant/Associate Professor (TT), counseling or school psychology, APA doctoral training director duties. One Assistant/Associate Professor (TT), advanced research methods and statistical analysis.
College of Health and Human Services

Dental Hygiene - Assistant Clinical Professor/Associate Clinical Professor/Clinical Professor (NTT), classroom and/or distance learning technology and clinical application.

Health Sciences (2 positions) - One Assistant/Associate or Full Professor (TT), biostatistics or epidemiology. One Assistant Clinical Professor (NTT), fitness wellness, residential and fully online courses.

Occupational Therapy - Assistant/Associate Professor (TT) or Assistant Clinical Professor (NTT) at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus in Phoenix, AZ. Anatomy, neuroscience, kinesiology, practice specialties in pediatrics, mental health and physical disabilities (biomechanics, motor learning and neurology), cognitive rehabilitation.

Physical Therapy & Athletic Training (2 positions) - One Department Chair (Associate/Full Professor) (TT) to oversee two fully accredited and nationally ranked programs at the Flagstaff campus and the Phoenix Biomedical Campus in Phoenix, AZ. One Assistant/Associate Professor (TT), Physical Therapy, musculoskeletal practice pattern.

School of Nursing (3 positions) - One Assistant/Associate Professor (TT), theory and clinical courses in Family Nurse Practitioner and Medical/surgical Nursing using traditional and distance technology. Two Assistant Clinical Professors (NTT), adult medical-surgical nursing, maternal-child nursing, and/or psychiatric mental health nursing.

W.A. Franke College of Business

Finance - Assistant Professor of Practice (NTT) with significant business experience to serve as an Executive-in-Residence at the Flagstaff campus and teach undergraduate courses in both Finance and Economics.

Marketing - Lecturer or Assistant Professor of Practice (NTT), market research and strategy.

School of Hotel & Restaurant Management- Assistant Professor (TT), revenue management, accounting, finance, and cost control from a hospitality perspective.

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Anthropology - Assistant Professor (TT), ethnographic and quantitative methods; to teach undergraduate and graduate anthropology courses.

Sociology and Social Work/W.A. Franke College of Business - Assistant Professor (TT), civic engagement, community development and/or sustainability issues, as well as one economics course each semester in the Franke College of Business.

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