Director, Grace Abbott School Of Social Work And Professor

University Of Nebraska At Omaha Omaha , NE 68102

Posted 2 months ago

The Grace Abbott School of Social Work in the College of Public Affairs and Community Service at the University of Nebraska at Omaha invites applications for a full-time professor for a tenure track position. Responsibilities include teaching and research, serving as leader and visionary in the Grace Abbott School of Social Work, planning and implementing initiatives, and managing school activities, staff, budget, and personnel.

The successful candidate will represent the School in the community and in national disciplinary forums. The start date for this position is July 1, 2020, and the review of applications will begin on March 26, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

A vibrant, metropolitan university in the state's largest city, the University of Nebraska at Omaha has an enrollment of approximately 15,000 students. In recent decades the campus developed as a more traditional residential university supported by several new and beautifully appointed residence halls.

UNO is classified as a doctoral-research university in the latest Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education and the Athletic program competes in NCAA division I. It also has the distinction of being one of the nation's leaders in engagement and outreach with a 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation. The campus is located in the heart of Omaha, a cosmopolitan city of more than 600,000 (1.2 million including the large Omaha metro area), which is known for its excellent public-school system and strong economic base. The city has a diverse population base and a myriad of interesting places to live and shop.

The University has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply. For additional information on our vibrant campus community, please see our recent ad in Chronicle of Higher Education. https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000521116-01

The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.

To apply, go to https://www.unomaha.edu/human-resources/employment/index.php. A cover letter and curriculum vitae must be attached to the electronic application.



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Director, Grace Abbott School Of Social Work And Professor

University Of Nebraska At Omaha