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2018 Assistant Professor-in-Practice Social Work

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number F00045P
Position Title 2018 Assistant Professor-in-Practice Social Work
Department Social Work
Location Arlington
Job Family Faculty
Position Status Full-time
Rank Non-Tenured
Work Hours Standard
Open to External and Internal
FLSA Exempt
Duration Funding expected to continue
Pay Basis
Benefits Eligible Yes
Job Summary

The UTA School of Social Work invites nominations and applications for several non-tenure earning Assistant Professor-in-Practice positions.

We are especially interested in adding faculty who will strengthen our capacity in the domains of Health, Aging, and Substance Use. Candidates should address their interests, strengths and experiences working and collaborating within these interdisciplinary domains in the application cover letter. We also ask that candidates highlight in their letter which of the preferred qualifications they possess.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

8 classes per academic year (4-4 load) online, face to face, or hybrid

To the School of Social Work and University through committee work

Required Qualifications

Minimum requirements for the positions are:
• An MSW in social work.
• A minimum of two years post-MSW social work practice experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferences qualifications for the positions are:
• A DSW/PhD in social work or related field.
• Teaching experience whether in the classroom or via professional development offerings and trainings
• Expertise to teach or develop courses in the following areas:
o Death & Dying
o Health
o Substance Use Disorders (e.g., knowledge, assessment and treatment)
• Capacity to teach across program levels (bachelor’s and master’s)
• Ability to teach via various instructional delivery methods including face-to-face, service-learning, and online
• Experience serving as a field instructor (i.e., supervising social work field practicums)
• Evidence of a commitment to community service and leadership
• Experience working collaboratively on interdisciplinary teams

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 7
Desired Start Date 09/01/2017
Open Date
Review Start Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume or CV
  2. Cover/Interest Letter
  3. Statement of Research
Optional Documents