Assistant Professor 9 Month Salary College of Social Work

Tallahassee, FL
Sep 22, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42376

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 11/30/2017


College of Social Work


This position is one of two full-time, tenure-earning faculty positions at the Assistant Professor rank being offered beginning in the Fall of 2018. Successful candidates will be expected to conduct research, teach students, and contribute professional service. (By applying to this position, candidates will be applying to both open positions)


Applicants must have a doctorate in social work or related field. ABD candidates who will complete doctorates prior to the position start date also will be considered. Candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to teaching, research, external funding, and professional service.


The College is seeking candidates with research agendas that can contribute to collaborative research in the demonstrably fundable areas of translational and intervention research (i.e., behavioral health services, criminal justice, health services, and addiction research). Preference will be given to candidates with a MSW degree.

Contact Info

Melissa Radey, Ph.D. Chair, Faculty Search Committee College of Social Work

University Information

Florida State is designated a “Doctoral/Research University-Extensive,” the top designation by the Carnegie Foundation, and is committed to diversity, technology, and providing faculty with a supportive research infrastructure. Florida State University (FSU) is located in Tallahassee, Florida’s award-winning capital city. Florida State University and the College of Social Work offer a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience. The College of Social Work is a Top 25 US News and World Report public program that also offers a collegial atmosphere that is dedicated to maintaining a diverse faculty as well as promoting rigorous scholarship and delivering high quality instruction.
The College educates students through its BSW, MSW (Clinical and Social Leadership concentrations) and research-based Ph.D. programs. Members of minority groups, Spanish-speaking persons, women, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The Florida State University subscribes to equal opportunity and pluralism and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. All eligible candidates are, therefore, invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate. Florida State University is a public records agency pursuant to Chapter 119, Florida Statutes.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume. Qualified applicants should submit an electronic application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to Applications will be accepted until December 1, 2017, though early applications are encouraged, as applications will be reviewed as received. Initial interviews will be conducted during the CSWE APM.

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