Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Social Work

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Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Social Work

Department of Social Work and Human Services


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Social Work faculty position in the Department of Social Work and Human Services which begins August 2019.

Application deadline extended until 6/1/2019.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include: teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; maintaining an active research/scholarly program; conducting field liaison work; supervising graduate students, participation in department, college, university and professional activities; providing service and outreach activities; and participating in curriculum and program development.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Social Work or a related field or its foreign equivalent from an accredited institution. The doctoral degree must be conferred at the time of application submission. Applicants for this position must have an MSW from a CSWE-accredited program (or a foreign equivalent approved by CSWE), and a minimum of 5-years post-MSW direct practice experience. A clinical license in social work (LCSW) from the State of Georgia or equivalent from another state is strongly preferred. All applicants should show evidence of a research agenda, a commitment to working with students and colleagues from diverse backgrounds, and excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching and practicum supervision. Candidates with clinical practice experience as well as competence in both bachelor’s and master’s level instruction will be given priority.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs.

Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.


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Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.


Georgia is an Open Records state.




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Posted: 4/25/2019
Application Due: 6/24/2019
Work Type:
Salary: competitive