Tenure-Track, Assistant/Associate Professor; Social Work

Job description

The Department of Social Work at the University of North Alabama is accepting applications for two full-time, Tenure-Track, Assistant/Associate Professors. A Ph.D. in social work is required. Also required is an MSW from a CSWE-accredited institution, with two years of post-MSW practice experience, and experience with the CSWE accreditation process. Experience in MSW program administration and/or creation of an online MSW program is required, as is experience teaching online MSW courses. Experience in developing and supervising MSW field placement opportunities is preferred.

Duties of the position include leadership of faculty efforts associated with creation of, and initial CSWE accreditation of an MSW online program, MSW program administration, teaching graduate courses, conducting research/scholarly activities, a strong connection to social work professional/research bodies, and student mentoring/advisement responsibilities. Additional duties include maintaining office hours in accordance with University policy, serving on University-wide committees, functioning as a liaison between the Department of Social Work and the community, and performing other duties essential to the department.

Instructional areas may include graduate courses in research, human behavior in the social environment, social welfare policy, and all levels of social work practice.

To apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/5299.  Applications will only be accepted online.  Please be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, and reference list at the time of application. Transcripts are also required, but may be submitted at a later date.  Official transcripts will be required of the successful candidate but unofficial copies will be accepted for the application process. For questions, please email [email protected] or call 256-765-4291 and select option #2. Selecting an option other than #2 will cause a delay in response.

UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed. UNA is a smoke-free campus.




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Posted: 9/5/2019
Application Due: 11/4/2019
Work Type:
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.