Social Work Temporary Faculty Position
The Department of Social Work at Kutztown University invites applications for one full-time, temporary faculty position for Academic Year 2018-2019. Teach a range of courses in a joint BSW/MSW program. Opportunities to participate in the process of maintaining BSW and MSW accreditations. Experience collegial support in community service and scholarship including opportunities for research and development in community-based services. Collaborate with faculty in developing theory for the program’s emerging practice perspective: the Family in the Social Environment. Successful applicants should be able to teach graduate and undergraduate courses during both the week and weekend executive schedules. Skills or willingness to develop skills teaching with online learning platforms required. Teach foundation and advanced generalist courses and in an area of social work practice specialization. Experience in the area of addictions and policy practice is preferred. Demonstrated community service and a record of scholarship expected.
In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: MSW with two years post-MSW practice experience and the equivalent of two years of teaching experience. Preferred: DSW, and undergraduate and graduate level teaching experience. Demonstrated success in implementing a scholarly agenda expected. Successful interview and demonstration of teaching effectiveness are required.
Please send letter of interest, curriculum vita, official graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Yasoda Sharma, Search Committee, Department of Social Work, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.