University of Alabama

Welcome to The University of Alabama. We are pleased that you are interested in learning more about the exciting career opportunities offered at UA.

Founded in 1831 as Alabama’s first public college, The University of Alabama is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, and service. The University of Alabama is located in a vibrant, energetic college community in the center of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The 1,000 acres of tree-lined pathways and state-of-the-art facilities are a source of inspiration for students, faculty, and staff. The University of Alabama has consistently ranked among the nation’s top 50 public universities by U.S. News & World Report for more than a decade. UA offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in more than 200 fields of study.

As part of the UA family, you will enjoy outstanding benefits and play an integral role in contributing to the atmosphere, diverse culture, and traditions that make The University of Alabama great. With career opportunities in just about any field imaginable, we encourage you to explore the openings and find your place in the UA family. Follow the instructions below and be on your way to a rewarding career at Alabama’s flagship university.

 

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University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 13, 2021
Full time
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Alabama (http://me.eng.ua.edu) invites qualified candidates to apply for multiple faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. Exceptional candidates with specializations relevant to convergent and emerging areas of mechanical engineering in two broad tracks of advanced manufacturing systems and thermofluids science will be considered. Under the advanced manufacturing systems track, particular attention will be given to candidates with research interests in robotic and automated manufacturing, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), as well as artificial intelligence, virtual/augmented reality and connectivity applied to advanced manufacturing systems. Under the thermofluids science track, candidates with expertise in cyber-physical energy systems, sustainable energy are being sought. The Department has established strong track records and strengths in these areas as evident by the fast rise in the number...
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
The Assistant Research Professor will work with a research team, led by Helen and Pat O’Sullivan Professor Gregory J. Benner. The research will focus on the development of social, emotional, behavioral, and academic innovations for educators who serve students with emotional and behavioral disorders (EBD). For example, over the next three years, the team will develop the Social and Emotional Learning Study Groups (SELSG+) professional learning innovation for elementary educators who serve youth with EBD. The team is also engaged in the examining the efficacy of reading and behavioral strategies designed to improve the learning outcomes of school-age youth who have or are at-risk of being diagnosed with EBD. The team is also engaged in the implementation and evaluation of the Whole School, Whole Community and Whole Child approach (WSCC) in communities nationwide (see: https://www.cdc.gov/healthyschools/wscc/index.htm). The position is funded for three years and will only be renewed...
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
New College and the Department of Geography at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, invite applications for a full-time (9-month) tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Interdisciplinary Watershed Sciences or Geomorphology. The successful candidate will be appointed to New College with a cross-appointment in the Department of Geography in the College of Arts and Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to establish an extramurally funded, interdisciplinary research program in the broad areas of watershed, coastal, marine or aquatic sciences, water resources, or geomorphological processes, with potential applications for watershed management or policy. Researchers examining coastal or fluvial erosion, flooding, landform evolution, or biogeomorphology are especially encouraged to apply.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Biological Sciences at The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa invites applications for a full-time (9 month) tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Marine Biology to begin Fall 2021. This position will be based at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL; www.disl.org) on the Alabama Coast near Mobile. DISL offers excellent research facilities and support. We seek a highly innovative and collaborative scientist with a strong academic background in Marine Biology. The successful candidate will use modern analytical techniques to address fundamental questions in their area of expertise, establish an extramurally funded research program, demonstrate a commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and participate in departmental, college, and university service. Candidates whose research addresses marine ecosystem dynamics such as biodiversity, invasive species, climate change and anthropogenic activities, evolutionary or adaptive mechanisms, and...
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The College of Engineering is searching for an Assistant Professor faculty position. Expectations are that the individual will engage in research activities including publications, mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students, securing external funds for his/her research program as well as contribute to the University’s teaching and service missions.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The College of Engineering is searching for an Associate or Full-level faculty position. Expectations are that the individual will engage in research activities including publications, mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students, securing external funds for his/her research program as well as contribute to the University’s teaching and service missions.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Advertising and Public Relations is searching for an Assistant Professor in Advertising faculty position. Expectations are that the individual will engage in research activities and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students, as well as contribute to the University’s teaching and service missions.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management, a growing Department with a thriving faculty, seeks to fill a full-time instructor position in Human Nutrition. The Department is one of five in the College of Human Environmental Sciences at The University of Alabama. We offer an undergraduate degree in Food and Nutrition, a Coordinated Program in Dietetics, and a Didactic Program in Dietetics. Additionally, the Department offers a MS and PhD in Human Nutrition. The University of Alabama is ranked among the top 50 public universities in the nation with a focus on research, teaching, and service, and it is one of the most beautiful college campuses in America. The University is a leader among public universities nationwide in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars and is the senior comprehensive doctoral level institution in Alabama. The University and the Department are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive learning and work environment for our students,...
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
Teach graduate level courses in our distant learning M.A. Program in Communication (Emphasis in Organizational Leadership) on a temporary, part-time basis.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
• Provide visionary leadership • Serve as an academic and administrative officer, collaboratively establishing the mission, objectives, and strategic plans for the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. • Lead and coordinate curriculum/program development and support service efforts • Attend to the daily operations of the Department • Assess departmental performance, focusing on high academic standards • Assist three program chairs in creating annual class schedules • Develop budgets and manage departmental financial accounts • Conduct faculty and staff evaluations • Teach courses in one or more of the departmental program areas • Seek external funds • Serve on college, university, and state committees and councils
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
• Teach graduate level courses and practica/internships in school psychology and related programs within the department; • Establish and maintain a comprehensive agenda of research and scholarship in school psychology; • Contribute to instructional and other program activities in the on-campus program in school psychology as well as a distance learning (hybrid) program; • Provide effective mentorship to promote graduate students' professional competence, skill development, and research, including doctoral dissertations; • Take a leadership role in the ongoing development, evaluation, and improvement of the School Psychology Program; • Contribute to initiatives and activities in the department and college; • Provide leadership in service and outreach to the university, school districts/other agencies, and profession of school psychology; • Pursue external funding for research, teaching, and service.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
Candidates for this position are expected to exhibit potential for effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to develop a high quality, externally funded research program, as well as teach and mentor at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The candidate responsibilities include conducting and publishing academic research in high quality journals, seeking external research funding, teaching courses in the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs and engaging in service at a level commensurate with the level of faculty appointment.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
Establish and maintain an active scholarly research agenda, teach both graduate seminars and lower to upper-division undergraduate courses, and provide appropriate service to the Department, University community, and professional organizations.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
Electrical and Computer Engineering Assistant Professor in the area of remote sensing. Specifically, we are interested in candidates with specializations in signal processing application to radar, LIDAR, and other sensors; microwave remote sensing with emphasis on algorithms and data analysis; and sensor development and design for snow, moisture, ice, and other targets.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Anthropology and the Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) of The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa invite applications for a full-time, Associate or Full Professor position in medical and/or psychological anthropology beginning Fall 2021.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
A full-time, three-year renewable non-tenure track assistant professor position teaching undergraduate courses for the Honors College beginning August, 2021.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
Associate/Full Professor to hold the position of Alabama Power Foundation Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
University of Alabama Alabama, USA
Jan 07, 2021
Full time
The Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Human Environmental Sciences at The University of Alabama, seeks applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor, tenure-track appointment. Sought are applicants with a promising record of research and teaching in the field of early childhood education and/or early child development and early learning. Desirable areas of expertise include early literacy, early STEM learning, early childhood curriculum evaluation, early childhood assessment, school readiness, high quality childcare, or other specializations or research areas in early care and education. The successful candidate will have a reduced teaching load to facilitate the responsibility of initiating, conducting, and publishing research along with writing and submitting grant applications or procuring internal and external funding, and the candidate will be responsible for: teaching undergraduate courses, including methods courses in the early childhood...