Assistant Professor

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Vacancy TypeTenured/Tenure-Track FacultyIs Internal Transfer OnlyNoWorking TitleAssistant ProfessorSalary RangeAnticipated Hiring Range$71,000 – $75,000Position Number00100549Work ScheduleTBDFull Time Equivalent (FTE)1.0Department162701 - Social WorkDepartmentSocial WorkJob City & StateRaleigh, NCPrimary Function of Organizational Unit

As one of the eleven academic departments in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Department of Social Work offers an undergraduate major, minor, and graduate program of study. North Carolina State University, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Department of Social Work ( offers undergraduate and graduate level education to a diverse student body of approximately 350 students. We are located in the Research Triangle Area, in Raleigh, North Carolina. The MSW advance-generalist Social Work curriculum prepares graduates for entry-level social work practice, leadership, the delivery and evaluation of health and human services, as well as future graduate study. NC State is committed to excellence in research, scholarship, teaching, community extension and engagement.

The Department of Social Work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). The Commission on Accreditation of CSWE is the sole body authorized to accredit BSW and MSW program in the United States.

Essential Job Duties

Teaching and advising students, research and scholarship, as well as, professional service and community engagement are primary responsibilities of this position.

Additional faculty responsibilities include regular advising of students, curriculum and program development, active research and publication, university service, and community engagement.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Curriculum development and oversight assigned in substantive area.

Minimum Education/Experience

Doctoral degree earned by date of interview.

Departmental Required Skills

Strong student orientation and commitment to student success, understanding of and experience working with diverse students.

Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of the college and university policies and procedures that impact student success.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Health/ Mental Health experience is preferred.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Please attach a cover letter, a CV, and a separate document containing contact information for references.

Job Open Date10/31/2018Anticipated Closing DateIs this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?NoProposed Hire Date08/16/2019AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you learn of this opportunity?

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  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you currently have a Ph.D. from an appropriately accredited institution?
    • Yes
    • No
Application Materials RequiredRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 2/8/2019
    Application Due: 11/9/2019
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