Assistant/Associate Professor of Social Work - Fall 2019

Job description

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor's College of Humanities and Sciences seeks an Assistant / Associate Professor of Social Work for its Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice Department beginning Fall 2019. UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society.

The Bachelor of Social Work program at the University of Mary Hardin Baylor is a CSWE accredited program. The Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice Department offers undergraduate degree programs in Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice. The Social Work program has over 60 majors.

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 19,000 in the heart of central Texas within an hour's drive of Austin. Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

Faculty Responsibilities: Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching and service to the program, department, college, and university, including curriculum planning, implementation, and evaluation; student advising; professional attainment; recruitment and retention activities; and service to the department, college, university, and community. While primarily a teaching institution, UMHB recognizes and rewards research, publication, and other forms of scholarly attainment.

Specific Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in Social Work and related courses. The teaching load is 12 hours per semester of undergraduate courses. Participate in program evaluation based on the CSWE EPAS and program assessment for the university.
Qualifications: Doctorate in Social Work is required; ABD will be considered (tenure-track status requires terminal degree in hand). Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are essential. Must be an active, and committed Christian. Additional requirements include:

    	Master of Social Work from a CSWE accredited Social Work Program	At least two years post-MSW direct practice experience	Current Texas licensure as a LMSW or LCSW or current licensure in another state with eligibility and achievement of Texas license as a social worker within one year.	Demonstrated professional social work involvement.
Salaries and Benefits:

Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.

	Application Deadline: 	

Position will remain open until filled.

	To Apply: 	

?Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application. Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's mission and values, found at In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments.
	Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
	For information regarding employment at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.

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Posted: 12/6/2018
Application Due: 12/25/2018
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