Position Type: Faculty (Full-Time) Location: Brockport Division/Equivalent: Academic Affairs School/Unit: Social Work Categories: Faculty
Assistant Professor of Social Work
The College at Brockport
The Department of Social Work at The College at Brockport, State University of New York invites application materials for a full-time, tenure-track, 10 month assistant professor position to start August 2019.
Major Responsibilities Teach a 3/3 course load in a CSWE accredited baccalaureate social work program teaching across the curriculum in generalist level courses, including but not limited to diversity, research, practice and field seminars. Responsibilities also include participation in the advisement of students, governance, scholarship, service, and committee work.
Required Qualifications Doctorate in Social Work or a closely related field from an accredited US Department of Education or internationally recognized college or university. ABD candidates will be considered and must earn their doctorate within 6 months of hire; MSW degree from a CSWE accredited institution; at least two years of post-MSW direct social work practice experience; demonstrated ability for research and scholarly activities; demonstrated commitment to work with culturally diverse populations; a NYS Social work license at the LMSW level is required within one year of appointment; and, the ability to teach courses across the curriculum.
Preferred Qualifications Undergraduate social work teaching experience; ability to utilize information technology in the classroom; record of success in obtaining external funding, demonstrated community and professional service experience; and, demonstrated ability to effectively engage faculty, staff and students in a collegial and collaborative manner.
Department Description Firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition and informed by the person-in-environment and global perspectives, the Undergraduate Social Work Program at the College at Brockport, State University of New York, is committed to the promotion of human rights, social, economic, and environmental justice, and the elimination of poverty and oppression. Through teaching, service, and scholarship, we strive to prepare competent, self-aware, ethical generalist social workers for evidence-based practice with diverse populations, advocating for the well-being of all people in our shared global community. The Undergraduate Social Work Program has been continually accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) since our inception in 1971.
The College The College at Brockport, State University of New York, serves a diverse student body of over 7,100 undergraduate and 1,100 graduate students enrolled in 50 undergraduate majors and more than 50 masters' programs, teacher certification programs and advanced graduate certificates supported by more than 750 instructional faculty and professional staff. The College is an inclusive learning community that inspires excellence through growth, engagement, and transformation. Located in western New York, the College benefits from a small town atmosphere located near major metropolitan cities; 16 miles west of Rochester, 45 miles east of Buffalo, and 140 miles from Toronto.
Salary and Benefits Competitive salary commensurate with experience. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurances, healthcare and dependent care savings accounts, life insurance, and retirement.
Application Instructions Preference will be given to application materials received by November 23, 2018, and application materials will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should apply online at jobs.brockport.edu.
The Department Chair, Pamela Viggiani, will be attending the CSWE APM conference occurring from November 8-12, 2018 in Orlando, FL. Informational interviews will be conducted.
For consideration, please submit 1.)Letter of Application; 2.) CV; 3.) List of three professional references; 4.) Writing Sample 5.) Statement of Teaching Philosophy and, 6.) Copy of your unofficial transcript showing highest degree earned. Letter of application should specifically address the required and preferred qualifications.
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Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport is a nationally recognized comprehensive public college focused on student success. We are proud of our academic quality and exceptional value. Our 464-acre campus has 67 buildings occupying about one-quarter of the campus, with rolling grassy fields and wooded land. Each year, The College at Brockport awards approximately 25 percent of all bachelor's degrees in the Rochester area, with many alumni staying in Rochester to work or attend graduate school. Our alumni serve in leadership roles in business, government, public safety, health care, the arts, sciences and education.