Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Graduate Social Work, Fall 2023
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College of Health Professions and Human Services
Department of Graduate Social Work
Social Work - to teach at the graduate level in social work direct clinical practice and other areas of the curriculum as needed both in person at the Union campus and/or online. Major responsibilities include: developing high quality scholarship and research; showing promise for external funding and publications; collaborating with other faculty; involvement in service to the university, community and the profession; providing students with an understanding of direct clinical practice that utilizes evidence-based theories and interventions; and supervising MSW student research.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Social Work from a CSWE accredited program is required. Preferred qualifications include: a Doctorate degree in Social Work or a related field; Social Work licensure; Clinical Social Work licensure; at least two years of post-master’s clinical social work practice experience; and experience teaching social work micro practice courses, along with experience teaching online. ABD candidates will also be considered with a completion date by September 1, 2023.
Positions are ten-month, full-time, tenure-track assignments at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor effective for the Fall 2023 semester, unless otherwise indicated. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Evening hours are required for teaching graduate course assignments. Courses may be taught at the Union campus, Kean Ocean, Kean Skylands or other locations.
All tenure-track faculty are expected to demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and an on-going program of research and publication or creative and performance activity. Participation in curriculum development, student advisement and service at the departmental/school, college, university and community level is also required. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Proficiency in a Learning Management System is required, consistent with University guidelines.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Official transcripts are required before appointment. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. A comprehensive benefits package is included.
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