Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Social Work

  • Methodist University
  • Fayetteville, NC
  • Apr 27, 2021
Full time Social Work

Job Description

Level: Experienced

Job Location: Methodist University-Fayetteville, NC

Position: Full-time/Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Social Work

Salary: Commensurate with degree and experience

Travel: None

Job shift: Any (to include online)

Job Categories: Education


The Department of Social Work invites applications for a tenure track position as Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. Primary responsibilities include teaching a broad range of undergraduate courses in traditional classroom and online formats. Typical teaching load is four courses per semester and may include Social Work Research, Professional Writing, Human Behavior in the Social Environment and Practice. Additional responsibilities include scholarship, advising, and University service.


The candidate must hold an MSW degree with a Ph.D. preferred (ABD will be considered). Additionally, the candidate must have teaching experience and two years post-MSW practical experience. Special consideration will be given to applicants with experience teaching in fully online and hybrid classroom environments and to applicants with teaching and scholarly experiences that align with the Methodist University commitment to fostering equity and inclusion in all of our university practices. Methodist University, in harmony with its tradition, takes seriously its role in the ethical and moral development of its students.


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Completion of the search is dependent upon available funding at the time of hire. Qualified candidates are invited to submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy statement, transcripts, contact information for three references, and concise equity and diversity statement about teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in working with a diverse student population.

For inquiries, contact Dr. Carla Fagan, Chair, cfagan@methodist.edu.

Methodist University reserves the right to authenticate academic and professional credentials and to consult public records prior to extending offers of employment.


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