Job Title Assistant Professor of Social Work, College of Liberal Arts - F19037F1
Requisition Number F19037F1
Full-time or Part-time? Full Time
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary
The University of Southern Indiana Social Work Department invites applications for tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level, with appointments beginning in August of 2020. Responsibilities include teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses in social work, in addition to advising students, university and community service, and academic scholarship. Current teaching needs include research, statistics and addictions studies.
The Social Work Department at USI has a combined program offering a BSW in generalist practice and a MSW with a clinical concentration. The Department also houses the Center for Social Justice Education, which aims to foster advocacy for social justice and empowerment through education, research and collaboration. Faculty members within the department are strongly collegial, with a commitment to teaching excellence, scholarship, and service to the University and the region.
A doctorate in social work (or related field) from a nationally accredited institution of higher education is preferred, but ABDs will be considered if near completion. Candidates are required to have an MSW from a CSWE accredited program and a minimum of two years post MSW direct practice experience. Applicants should demonstrate potential for scholarly productivity and excellence in teaching in traditional and distance learning environments.
To apply, please follow the directions on our www.usi.edu/jobs page to log in or set up an account. When you select the Apply to this Job link near the top of this page, you will be prompted to complete the appropriate Faculty/Administration application. When completing the application, you will be given the opportunity to attach the additional documents required for this position, which include 1) a letter of application that provides a concise description of research, teaching experience, and previous professional service; 2) a current curriculum vitae; 3) copies of unofficial transcripts; and 4) three names of references with telephone and e-mail contact information (all references will be treated confidentially). Please attach all materials to the electronic application.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a candidate has been selected. Official transcripts will be required of finalists.
The University is located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, Indiana, serving over 8,000 dual credit, undergraduate and graduate students in 80 majors. More information on the University, the Social Work Department, and Southern Indiana may be found on the website at www.usi.edu.
For additional information please contact Dr. Tom Bordelon, Professor & Search Committee Chair at email@example.com.
As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, the University of Southern Indiana considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy or marital status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other category protected by law or identified by the University as a protected class.
Posting Detail Information
Open Date 10/22/2019
Location/Region: Evansville, IN