, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 masters and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Our mission is to educate students to become competent
, engaged social workers who demonstrate the knowledge, ethics, values, and skills of the profession.
We accomplish this goal within a transformative learning community that encourages the professional development of students, staff, and faculty.
We promote civil rights and pursue social justice for oppressed and marginalized people. We improve the lives of citizens of the Piedmont Triad and beyond through our signature pedagogy, field instruction; through our community-engaged scholarship and research; and through the ongoing leadership of our students, alumni, and faculty.
The Department of Social Work is part of the School of Health and Human Sciences.
We are passionately committed to encouraging students personal and professional growth, to appreciating diversity, to using a global perspective to view the world, and to preparing students to be highly regarded social workers. We are committed to equality of educational opportunity.
We do not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees on the basis of race, color, gender, age, class creed, ethnicity, national origin, family structure, disability, marital status, religion, sex, political orientation, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
The Department of Social Work and Sociology at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
(NCAT) invites applications for two (2) tenure track faculty positions at the Associate level and the Department Social Work at the University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) invites applications for one (1) tenure track faculty position at the Associate or Full professor rank. The 9-month appointments will begin August 2019 (1 at UNCG and 2 at NCAT). Applicants should apply to either NCAT (2 positions) or to UNCG (1 position).
UNCG and its sister school, North Carolina A&T; State Universitys BSW programs have had a unified field placement/seminar program in place for 44 years, a joint MSW (JMSW) program for 20 years and has been approved to launch a joint PhD Program (JPHD) which will have its first cohort of students in Fall 2019. Faculty are expected to teach across programs and participate in the lives of the respective departments; however, the candidates chosen for this position will primarily be expected to help refine the doctoral curriculum, teach in the doctoral program, supervise dissertations, and participate on dissertation committees. Both universities respect for the dignity of all people and celebrate diversity. Both are strongly committed to social justice.
Candidates are required to have an MSW degree from an accredited social work program, a doctoral degree in social work or closely related discipline. Prefer a minimum of two (2) years post-masters professional practice experience, and Clinical, managerial licensure, and/or certifications would be pluses. Candidates considered for this position must also have doctoral level teaching experience, have served on dissertation committees with candidates successfully completing their doctoral degrees. The candidate must have a scholarly record of demonstrated expertise and leadership in one of social works fields of practice through winning research grants, writing in scholarly journals, serving on grant review panels, and serving on academic and community governance boards.
Applicants are sought with demonstrated community engaged scholarship. We desire to enhance the existing research strengths in our Departments, Schools, and Universities, which is interdisciplinary, and in partnership with community agencies.
Candidates must have demonstrated ability to conduct impactful scholarly research, and have publications in peer-reviewed journals and work in wider circulated professional and public venues. They should have an active and well-articulated research agenda coupled with demonstrated ability to continue to secure external grant funding.
Please address questions concerning the position of For questions concerning the UNCG position of Associate/Full Professor, please contact Search Chair, Dr. Jay Poole, For questions about the 2 Associate Professor positions at NCAT, please contact Dr. Joanne Hessmiller To apply for these positions please follow the link and instructions on the human resources websites of the respective universities.
UNCG and NCAT are EO/EA/AA employers and conduct background checks on all final candidates
Candidates are required to have an MSW degree from an accredited social work program and a doctoral degree in social work or closely related discipline
. Candidates considered for this position must also have doctoral level teaching experience, have served on dissertation committees with candidates successfully completing their doctoral degrees. The candidate must have a scholarly record of demonstrated expertise and leadership in one of social works fields of practice through winning research grants, writing in scholarly journals, serving on grant review panels, and serving on academic and community governance boards
Prefer a minimum of two
(2) years post-masters professional practice experience, and Clinical, managerial licensure, and/or certifications.
"R" for Rare (0-30%); "O" for Occasional (30-60%); "F" for Frequent (60-90%); "C" for Constant (90-100%).
Functional Title: Associate/Full Professor
Position Type:* Tenure Stream
Position Eclass:* FC
Tenure Status:* Tenure Track
Recruitment Range:* Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience
Org #-Department:* Social Work
Job Open Date: 10/10/2018
For Best Consideration Date: 11/01/2018
Open Until Filled: Yes
FTE:* 1.0 (Full-Time)
Type of Appointment:* Permanent
Number of Months per Year:* 9