Full Professor, Master of Social Work Program College of Health, Human Services and Nursing
The faculty in the Master of Social Work Program at California State University Dominguez Hills invites applications from individuals for an academic year Full Professor position in the Department of Social Work.
The successful candidate demonstrates a commitment to social justice and excellence and is expected to teach graduate courses in advanced social work practice, qualitative and quantitative research methods, mental health; other teaching assignments will depend on Department needs; engage in scholarly work in social work. Utilize effective teaching and classroom management strategies, which enhance the success of diverse learners.
Additional responsibilities include advising students, supervising student research projects, participating in program development, and committee service at all levels of university governance.
The Master of Social Work Program at California State University, Dominguez Hills is strategically located to focus on the diverse social service needs and problems particular to the South Bay area of Los Angeles County, a large metropolitan area, populated by a wide range of socially and culturally diverse people. Because of the diversity of the various ethnic groups and cultures, the program will prepare social work students for contextually competent social work practice, inclusive of issues of culture, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, class and gender differences, religion and the effects of bias, prejudice, and institutionalized racism. These issues and concerns often obscure helping efforts if they are not appropriately recognized and dealt with in practice and in social policy development and implementation
Earned doctorate in Social Work or closely related field from an accredited institution of higher education and MSW from an accredited program.
Minimum of two (2) years of post-MSW continuous practice experience in professional social work.
At least six (6) recent years of satisfactory progressive teaching experience, which includes a minimum of three (3) years in accredited (CSWE) MSW program (with or without a baccalaureate program).
A record of scholarly accomplishments, including publications in peer-reviewed academic journals, invitations to present at national conferences, and successful external funding awards.
A demonstrated commitment to social justice
Social work practice experience working with diverse age, socioeconomic, cultural, and academic backgrounds.
Demonstrated experience in securing and managing external funding
Demonstrated experience in curriculum development
Displays ability to create and maintain professional relationships with constituencies (individuals, groups, communities, and agencies)
Willingness and ability to work in collaborative multi-disciplinary teams.
The successful candidate is required to complete a thorough background check, and the employment offer can be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying or falsified information.
How to Apply
While the position will remain open until filled, review of applications will begin on November 16th, 2017.
Please visit California State University, Dominguez Hills' employment website for full details. Search for Job ID 3063.
California State University, Dominguez Hills, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.
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Mission The CSUDH MSW Program is dedicated to the pursuit of a more just, global society through education, scholarship, research, and community practice addressing societal dynamics stemming from the intersection of race/ethnicity, culture, gender, immigration and socio-economic status, and membership in other categories historically subjected to oppression, discrimination, and indifference. Loca...ted in a diverse, complex urban setting, the program prepares Master level social workers to professionally deliver social work practice grounded in critical theoretical approaches that address oppression and structural inequality to enhance the well-being of individuals, families, and communities. For more information see: http://www4.csudh.edu/social-work/