Professional Track Assistant ProfessorPosition Type:
Non-Tenure StreamPosition Eclass:
FC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earnUniversity Information:
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:
Now is an especially exciting time for the department as we near our 50th year of partnership with the Department of Social Work and Sociology at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (NCA&T) a historically black university (HBCU). Specifically, the Joint Master of Social Work (JMSW) Program) is a joint program with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University (NCA&T), and the BSW Program has a longstanding field program with NCAT. The Department has over 300 BSW majors, over 100 MSW students, a new Joint Ph.D. with NCA & T, and 18 full-time faculty. The Department, School, and University place a high value on community-engaged scholarships.Position Summary:
The Department of Social Work at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) invites applications and nominations for one 9- month, non-tenure, Professional Track Assistant Professor position. This position is available as early as Fall 2022. The primary focus of this position is teaching, student advisement, engagement, and retention.Now is an especially exciting time for the department as we near our 50th year of partnership with the Department of Social Work and Sociology at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (NCA&T) a historically black university (HBCU). Specifically, the Joint Master of Social Work (JMSW) Program) is a joint program with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University (NCA&T), and the BSW Program has a longstanding field program with NCAT. The Department has over 300 BSW majors, over 100 MSW students, a new Joint Ph.D. with NCA & T, and 18 full-time faculty. The Department, School, and University place a high value on community-engaged scholarships.Minimum Qualifications:
A strong commitment to anti-racism, anti-Black racism, diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and student-centered social work education is essential for this position. The person in this position will have teaching responsibilities across both the BSW and the MSW Programs, depending on departmental needs and individual interests. We especially seek teaching experience in clinical practice with individuals and families, groups, communities and organizations, aging, and integrated health care. An LCSW and other clinical licenses are valued.
The Department has CSWE-accredited BSW and MSW programs and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)-accredited BSW and MSW school social work licensure programs. The Department has external funding from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) and other sources.
For more information about the Department of Social Work, please visit http://www.uncg.edu/swk/.The School of Health and Human Science (HHS) is committed to recruitment and advancing women and minorities at all faculty/staff levels. Within the School of HHS, the diversity of the faculty and students is 20% and 30%, respectively, from non-white ethnic groups, well above the national average in both categories. For additional information on the School of HHS, visit http://uncg.edu/hhs
The Triad area is an ideal setting for the social work teacher and scholar who values balance. Greensboro, with a population of about 280,000, is a thriving, civic-minded city with its own Symphony Orchestra, Community Theater, Opera Company, Civic Ballet, and many outstanding public and private recreation areas and facilities. Greensboro is situated in the Piedmont Triad, an area of great natural beauty, diverse industry, cultural arts, and mild temperatures. North Carolina’s mountain resorts are an easy two-hour drive from Greensboro and the beaches of North and South Carolina are three to four hours away. The Research Triangle is about an hour and a half away. More information is available at: http://www.piedmonttriadnc.com/
Review of applications will begin immediately and proceed until the position is filled.Application should be made through UNCG https://spartantalent.uncg.edu/Applicants should apply online at https://jobsearch.uncg.edu/.Questions may be directed to Professor Beth Webb, Chair of the Search Committee for this position at [email protected] is an EEO/AA employer
Additionally, the successful candidate must:Preferred Qualifications:
* Possess an MSW degree* Have at least two years of Post-MSW Practice Experience* Work effectively/engage in collaborative scholarship with a Department committed to inclusive excellence, student success, and human rights* Have an interest and commitment to student advising, success, and retention* Have successful or demonstrated potential for successful teaching at the university level* Have excellent interpersonal skills
* An LCSW and other clinical licenses are valued.Tenure Status:
Not on TrackSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. The application must be completed in full detail for your qualifications to be considered.
Applicants are required to upload the following documents with their electronic application:
- Cover Letter
- List of References
Applicants are required to upload a list of references of at least three (3) professional references that include:
Applications are not successfully submitted until an online confirmation number has been received at the end of the application process.Recruitment Range:
- Company Name
- Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic, or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
- Email Address
- Contact Phone Number
Commensurate with ExperienceOrg #-Department:
Social Work - 12401Job Open Date:
06/28/2022For Best Consideration Date:
06/28/2022Open Until Filled:
1.000Type of Appointment:
PermanentNumber of Months per Year:
Hand Movement-Repetitive Motions - F, Finger Dexterity - F, Reading - C, Writing - C, Hearing - C, Talking - C, Standing - F, Sitting - F, Walking - F