Powered by an inspiring Founding Vision Statement, California State University, Monterey Bay (WWW.CSUMB.EDU) is a comprehensive, mid-sized four-year university whose staff and faculty help transform student lives by emphasizing project-based learning, requiring service learning, and promoting multicultural and global perspectives on and beyond the campus community. CSUMB is both an MSI and HSI and has a vibrant, diverse student body of over 7000 students and growing. Our faculty and staff, many of whom live in campus housing, appreciate living and working about one mile from the shores of the beautiful Monterey Bay. As one of the 23 campuses in the California State University (CSU) system, we offer excellent benefits, including housing, and competitive salaries for our faculty and staff. During our 25th Silver Anniversary Celebration in 2019-20, we will complete two major building projects: the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and the Student Union. By 2030, CSUMB’s sustainability initiative is to be carbon neutral.
We are seeking an outstanding instructor/scholar who is:
Knowledgeable about key issues in macro-level and/or mezzo-level social work practice with experience in community and systems-level, and/or social work practice that engages with neighborhoods, small groups and institutions
Knowledgeable about social policy, human services leadership, and macro-level sociology providing leadership in organizations, such as non-profit organizations to meet community needs
Passionate about her/his areas of expertise
Dedicated to excellence in teaching and learning and committed to innovative approaches to curriculum development and delivery, including student-centered, flipped classroom, outcomes-based pedagogy
Strong commitment to collaboration, interdisciplinary education, inter-professional practice and culturally responsive curricular practice
An original and creative thinker
Willing and able to contribute to program and departmental administration
Typical teaching load is 12 credits per semester
Primary responsibilities include:
Teaching undergraduate courses in our Collaborative Health and Human Services (CHHS) program including the following: Introduction to social work, Ethics for Health and Human Services, Social Work Practice, Social Welfare Policy, Program Planning, Program Evaluation, and other courses in social welfare. Other shared courses may include major proseminar and senior capstone (Note: Additional intersession, graduate-level courses, and online teaching opportunities may be available.)
Providing leadership for Social Work minor degree program
Developing relationships with local and regional community leaders in the health and human services public and non-profit sectors for applied research projects in scholarship areas of importance in HHSPP Dept. including social welfare, public health, health systems, social services, social equity, and public-private collaboration
Collaborating with CHHS program colleagues for ongoing curriculum assessment and evolution of this interdisciplinary undergraduate health and human services curriculum
Participating with department colleagues in the development of future human services, public administration and public health programming (e.g., MPA, MPH, certificates, etc.)
Doctoral degree in public administration, health care administration, nonprofit management, public health, public policy or related field from an accredited university and the requisite number of years teaching experience for the desired position rank by the time of appointment
Evidence of effective teaching in nonprofit management, health policy, public administration and/or related courses.
Evidence of professional experience and leadership skills in the nonprofit management sector at the local, regional, state or international level (must include experience with domestic, US-based organizations and programs).
Evidence of an applied research agenda and publication record (domestic US-focus)
Evidence of the ability to work with and mentor ethnically and culturally diverse students (esp. Hispanic/Latino students)
Commitment to excellence in professional degree programs that provide rigorous training and educational opportunities for students dedicated to social equity/change
Welcome the opportunity to join a small (and growing) group of dedicated colleagues in a progressive and innovative educational environment where collaboration is highly valued
Special Conditions of Employment:
The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
The incumbent is required to maintain confidentiality as outlined in the Department of Education’s Family Educational Rights and Privacy and California’s Educational Code Chapter 13 regarding sensitive student issues.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check (including a criminal records check).
A completed online application and all required materials must be received by University Personnel by 5:00 p.m. on the priority screening date listed above to be guaranteed a review. Application submissions received after the application screening date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University. Materials submitted become the property of CSUMB and will not be returned. CSUMB will not fax application materials.
For assistance or if you require an accommodation, please call (831) 582-3389. For computer/online access you may visit the Tanimura & Antle Family Memorial Library (map). Please check the link provided for the respective hours and the location.
CSU Monterey Bay is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to: Age, Disability, Race or Ethnicity, Gender, Gender Identity or Expression, Nationality, Religion, Sexual Orientation, Genetic Information, Veteran or Military Status.
All employees must be eligible for employment in the U.S.
Quick Link for Job Posting: 4486
Internal Number: 4486
About California State University, Monterey Bay
California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB), is a comprehensive public university committed to serving the diverse people of California, especially the working class, historically under-served, and low income populations. The university values an educational environment of cultural and linguistic diversity and gender equity; ethical reflection and practice; effective and experimental use of technologies as resources to people and catalysts for learning; and the integration of cross-disciplinary models enabling students, faculty and staff to engage in innovative instruction and coordinated service learning. The curriculum is organized around student learning outcomes. It is global in perspective, and of sufficient breadth and depth to meet local, regional, and statewide needs, specifically those of both isolated rural communities and inner-city populations. The identity of the University is framed by substantive commitment to a multilingual, multicultural, intellectual community which enables students, faculty and staff to cross institutional boundaries for innovative instruction, broadly defined scholarly and creative activity, and coordinated community service. The campus is ...located on Monterey Bay, 100 miles south of San Francisco.
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