Texas Tech University
79409, Lubbock, Texas, United States 1301 Akron Ave. (806) 834-2212 ashlee.murden@ttu.edu

Company Overview

Focused on advancing higher education, health care, research and outreach, the Texas Tech University System is taking a leading role in meeting the global challenges of today and the future. Our component institutions—Texas Tech University, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Angelo State University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
El Paso—are impacting the lives of individuals not only in West Texas, but across the entire state, country, and the world. Texas Tech University is a multi-purpose state university with more than 36,000 students. With an undergraduate student population that is over 25% Hispanic, Texas Tech is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).

The Family and Consumer Sciences Education program offers a baccalaureate degree with teacher certification, post-baccalaureate teacher certification, a master’s degree with an online option, and a doctoral degree with an online option. The FCSE Program, http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hs/fcse/, is housed in one of the nation’s largest Colleges of Human Sciences, http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hs/h. FCSE participates in two distance education alliances, Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance and Family and Consumer Sciences Alliance. The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences is housed in the Family and Consumer Sciences Education Program providing collaborative research and professional development opportunities.

The College of Human Sciences and the Office of the Vice President for Research offer research seed grants and research start-up packages to new faculty. The Office of the Vice President for Research and the TTU Teaching Learning and Professional Development Center offer a variety of excellent services and free workshops to faculty. Summer teaching opportunities are available.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.


Texas Tech University - Lubbock, Texas

The Family and Consumer Sciences Education program at Texas Tech University seeks an energetic facul...