Position Description/Responsibilities: The Department of Social Work invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Social Work Faculty position for service beginning with the 2014 fall semester. Teach primarily in the Master of Social Work Program, provide academic advisement; serve as field liaison; serve on Department and College committees and maintain a record of scholarship and professional activity.
Department of Social Work: The vision of the Social Work Department is to lead the advancement of integrating Christian faith with social work practice, scholarship, and service locally, nationally, and internationally. Our department has 10 faculty members across the undergraduate and graduate social work programs. Enrollment growth in the M.S.W. program has been trending upward, necessitating a new hire. The M.S.W. program currently has concentrations in Mental Health and in Child and Family Services.
Qualifications: Applicants must have an M.S.W. degree and a completed Ph.D. in Social Work or a related field, or be within one year of completing the Ph.D. Candidates must demonstrate strong teaching skills, have a record of scholarship, and demonstrate a Christian faith commitment consistent with the mission of the institution. Candidates should have at least two years post-M.S.W. social work practice experience in mental health. In addition to mental health experience, those with an interest in policy and international social work desired.
Application Process: Employees of Roberts Wesleyan College must fully support the institution’s mission and values. Please review the RWC Mission Statement, Statement of Christian Vision, and Community Ethos Statement available on the College’s web site (below) prior to submitting an application and curriculum vita. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should e-mail or mail:
(1) a letter of application, specifying areas of teaching and research interest and practice experiences,
(2) a curriculum vitae,
(3) a recent writing sample (published or in press) for which the candidate is the primary author, and
(4) a completed RWC Application for Faculty Position, available at www.roberts.edu/employment (including full contact information for three references).
Please submit materials to:
Dr. David Basinger, Dean of the School of Professional Studies
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624-1997
For more information about the position contact Dr. David Skiff, Department Chair, by phone: 585-594-6578, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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