Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering over 80 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU has been recognized as one of U.S.News & World Report's Best Colleges for seven years running. The university provides outstanding opportunities for staff in advancement, professional growth, and Christian ministry. APU seeks staff who model excellence in their discipline and have a clear and compelling understanding of their faith and Christian commitment.
School/College: School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
Department: Social Work, with primary assignment to the Master of Social Work
Job Description: The MSW faculty position is a 9-10 month appointment in an MSW program accredited by the Council of Social Work Education (CSWE) in 2011. Programs include full-time, part-time and advanced standing. Primary responsibilities include teaching, scholarship, and service to the university and department.
Teaching may include foundation and concentration level courses. Two concentrations are available in the MSW program. The Community Practice and Partnerships concentration prepares students for community-based practice in local, national, and international contexts. The Clinical Practice with Individuals and Families concentration prepares students for clinically oriented practice in settings typically related to health and mental health.
We are currently seeking candidates specifically interested in teaching social welfare policy, diversity, micro-theory, and leadership courses, though other areas of interest will be considered.
Specialization: Social Welfare Policy, Diversity, Micro-Theory, and Leadership
Level: Assistant/Associate Professor
Qualifications: PhD, MSW required, ABD considered with progress verification by chair. Candidates must be able to communicate their Christian faith and how they ethically integrate faith in social work scholarship and practice.
Experience: Prior teaching, two years of social work practice, and scholarship experience preferred.
Workload: Nine or ten month contract dependent on candidate qualifications and research agenda.
Hire Date: Fall , 2013 (mid-August)
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Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.