Department Of Social Work - Term Instructor Or Assistant Professor

George Mason University Fairfax , VA 22038

Posted 2 months ago

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Department College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) Alternate Department Description

Department of Social Work

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  • Term Instructor or Assistant Professor Working Title Department of Social Work

  • Term Instructor or Assistant Professor Job Type Full-Time Position Number F9940Z Recruit Number FAC7670 Working Hours Location Fairfax, VA Other Location Pay Band Salary Commensurate with education and experience. Web Announcement

College of Health and Human Services

Department of Social Work

Term Instructor or Assistant Professor (#F9940Z)

The Department of Social Work: invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, term faculty position at the level of Instructor or Assistant Professor starting in August 2019. The mission of Mason's Department of Social Work is to prepare future social workers to be effective leaders, scholars, and practitioners who have the necessary tools to promote human well-being by ensuring economic and social justice, as well as human rights for all.

Primary Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include teaching four courses, or 12 credit hours, per semester, with an emphasis on teaching social work practice courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels; participating in faculty meetings, university governance, professional, and public service; serving on departmental committees; and performing related assignments such as supervising student projects, experiential learning, and student advising.

George Mason University: has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment. Depending on qualifications, the appointment may be for the on-ground or on-line program, or in the BSW or MSW program.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates must have an MSW degree from a CSWE-accredited program, five or more years of post-MSW social work practice experience, and experience teaching BSW and MSW courses, or experience training professional social workers. Candidates must have strong and recent experience in a clinical setting practicing with individuals, families, and groups.

Preferred Qualifications:

Earned doctorate in social work or a closely related field; experience with Blackboard; online teaching experience; and experience providing clinical social work supervision.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must apply for position number F9940Z at https://jobs.gmu.edu/ using the online submission system: https://jobs.gmu.edu/postings/search. Applications must include: (1) a cover letter of interests summarizing teaching interests and experience (2), a two-page teaching philosophy that includes the candidate's vision of diversity and inclusion; (3) a complete curriculum vitae; and (4) contact information for three professional references (include title, affiliation, mailing address, email address, and telephone number). Review of applications will begin on June 5, 2019 and continue until positions are filled.

Only complete applications submitted using jobs.gmu.edu will be reviewed. Please send email inquiries to

Dr. Carol Cleaveland, Search Committee Chair, Department of Social Work at ccleavel@gmu.edu.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: June 5, 2019 Posting Date 04/10/2019 Job Close Date Open Until Filled?

Yes Telework Friendly? Mason Ad Statement

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

Campus Safety Information

Mason's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at http://police.gmu.edu/annual-security-report/



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