Inst/Ast/Assoc/Full Professor Fixed TermPosition Summary
The MSU School of Social Work is dedicated to educating students for ethical, competent, responsive, and innovative social work practice, and to conducting and disseminating high quality research that improves the well-being of the most vulnerable in society. Our teaching, research, and outreach synergistically promote social justice, positive change, and solutions to the problems facing diverse individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. More than 650 students are enrolled in our CSWE-accredited BASW and MSW programs, and PhD program.
The School supports MSU’s outreach mission through off-campus, distance, and blended instructional programs that utilize technology and innovative teaching strategies. We also provide multiple opportunities for creative interdisciplinary teaching and research, community-based studies, and partnerships with government agencies and neighborhoods.
The School of Social Work seeks candidates for 8-10 positions to teach courses in special topics and social work practice with individuals, families, groups, couples, communities, and organizations, to expand our elective course offerings for graduate students in our East Lansing and Continuing Education for practicing social workers. Course will either be face-to-face or internet.Required Degree
Doctorate -Social WorkMinimum Requirements
MSW for Instructor Rank, Ph.D. for Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor Rank. Assistant Instructor with five years of experience with practical application or research involving the subject taught in the course; professional qualifications in good standing with the appropriate professional regulatory board.
The successful candidate must also have demonstrated successful experience in teaching academic courses and/or training and seminars.Required Application Materials
- Cover Letter
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until positions are filled.
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.