Assistant Professor of Social Work

Salisbury, NC, US
Jun 07, 2021
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


                           Assistant Professor of Social Work


Education, Psychology, and Social Work


Department of Social Work 

Reports to:

Chair of the Department of Social Work 

Position Summary


Livingstone College is seeking an Assistant Professor of Social Work Beginning the Fall 2020 semester to teach various courses in Social Work. Teaching needs range from introduction to social work, social work practice, human behavior, the social environment, and social welfare policy. Advising for the Social Work learning community and oversight of the Social Work Club are additional assigned responsibilities.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities


The results you will deliver each day that matter most!

Under the direction of the Director, the Career Services Specialist will:

  • Utilizing effective teaching and learning practices such as presentations, demonstrations, class discussion, infusion of technology in course assignments, and other appropriate modes of educational delivery.
  • Preparing course outlines and syllabi in accordance with program standards and in collaboration with the director of the department.
  • Leading and monitoring classroom instruction that promotes educational and learning progress.
  • Evaluating and grading student performance and posting attendance and grades in a timely manner.
  • Other contractual duties as assigned.
  • Education/ Experience


    What you will need to be successful!

    Master’s or Doctorate degree in Social Work.


    At least two years of post-master’s degree experience working in the Social Work profession.


    Evidence of teaching excellence at the undergraduate level.


    Successful experience with traditional face-to-face classes.


    Participating in curriculum/program development.


    Academic advising and degree auditing.


    Other skills and abilities include strong written and oral communication skills and knowledge of learning management platform such as Blackboard.


    Working knowledge of Office Suite.


    Positive evaluations of classroom management and instructional strategies.

    Life at Livingstone College


    Why we believe you will love working at Livingstone College!!

    Livingstone College is a private historically black college that is secured by a strong commitment to quality instruction, academic excellence, and student success. Through a Christian-based environment suitable for holistic learning, Livingstone provides excellent business, liberal arts, STEAM, teacher education, and workforce development programs for students from all ethnic backgrounds designed to promote lifelong learning and to develop student potential for leadership and service to a global community. 


    About Livingstone College:

    Livingstone College is an equal opportunity employer that employs qualified individuals based upon job related qualifications regardless of race, religion, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, medical condition, political affiliation or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state or local law.  Livingstone College complies with all laws regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled candidates and employees.  Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the interview process are requested to contact Human Resources in order to arrange such accommodation.  We offer competitive compensation and an attractive benefits package. No recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract.

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