The Department of Social Work at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) invites applications for a tenure-track position. We seek a diverse pool of candidates who will enhance our Departmentâs commitment to antiracism, diversity, inclusion, and equity. Our program has a focus on generalist practice and social justice. We encourage applicants with a diversity of knowledge, backgrounds, and experiences that will contribute to our Departmentâs inclusive culture. We are hiring one full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning August 2021. Responsibilities for this position include: 1) teaching and advising undergraduate and graduate social work courses both in-person and online courses, 2) developing a program of research with a preferred focus that includes promoting equity and justice among socially vulnerable and historically marginalized communities, and 3) engaging in service activities within and outside of UNH. Additionally, candidates should have experience or the ability to teach courses related to Statistics; Social Welfare Policy, and/or Race, Culture and Oppression. Faculty will be expected to teach weekdays, evenings, and/or some weekends across undergraduate and graduate programs in in-person, online, and hybrid formats.
Requirements for Assistant Professor Position â¢MSW degree and/or PhD in Social Work from a CSWE accredited institution â¢Earned doctorate in social work or a related field, â¢Evidence of successful undergraduate and/or graduate teaching experience (in-person or online), â¢A defined program of research, with the potential for successful extramural funding, â¢A demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in both university campus and community settings with faculty, staff, students, and community groups of diverse backgrounds, and â¢A minimum of two years of post MSW practice experience is preferred.
Internal Number: PF0434FY20
About University of New Hampshire (UNH)
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.