Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Teach undergraduate courses of 12 hours per semester as assigned
Conduct research in area(s) of expertise
Support departmental and university service
Provide academic advising of students
Ph.D. or ABD in Social Work (with Ph.D. by August 2019) or closely related field with a Master’s in Social Work from a CSWE accredited program. (Degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university)
Minimum of two years full-time post- MSW social work direct practice experience
Experience and/or knowledge in teaching at the college/university level as a graduate assistant, instructor, or above
Experience or interest in teaching across the undergraduate social work curriculum; interest in micro and mezzo skills practice is a plus
Demonstrated ability to engage in research with potential for external funding
Demonstrated commitment to work with students, staff, and community (advising, organizations, training, boards, leadership)
Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within the University community
Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multicultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities
As a public regional university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention and degree completion.
Application Deadline: The position is available August 2019 and will remain open until filled. To ensure consideration, applications must be received by November 16, 2018.
Letter of interest addressing position requirements
Current curriculum vitae
Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when offer of employment is accepted)
Names and contact information of three professional references
Departmental Information: Information regarding the Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work and Sociology, Social Work Program, can be found at http://www.semo.edu/socialwork.
University Facts: Southeast Missouri State University is a comprehensive regional state university with seven colleges and schools, 12,000 students, and a faculty and staff of over 1,100. Southeast, a moderately selective institution, offers baccalaureate, masters and specialist degrees, and participates in joint doctoral programs with the University of Missouri. Cape Girardeau, a historic city overlooking the Mississippi River, is the hub of a thriving county with a population of approximately 71,000. Serving a region of more than 500,000 people, it is the largest center for retail, medical, manufacturing, communications, and cultural activities between St. Louis and Memphis.
Southeast Missouri State University provides student-centered education and experiential learning with a foundation of liberal arts and sciences, embracing a tradition of access, exceptional teaching, and commitment to student success that significantly contributes to the development of the region and beyond. Recognizing its responsibility for excellence in teaching and student learning, the University supports a wide array of on-and off-campus instructional, research, and public service programs that address the intellectual, professional, personal, social, and cultural needs of its constituent groups. As a multi-purpose institution, the University achieves its educational goals through the offering of degree programs and other learning experiences to its varied constituents. Southeast is an “engaged” university supporting a wide array of research and public service programs that enrich and extend the learning environment. Southeast Missouri State University strives to provide students with high-quality, accessible and affordable educational programs responsive to the needs of the region, the nation, and the world.