The Department of Social Work at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) invites applications and nominations for one 9 month, non-tenure, Academic Professional Track Assistant Professor position. This position is available in Spring 2022. The primary focus of this position is teaching. Priority will be given to individuals who apply by July 16, 2021. Application review will begin August 2, 2021.
A strong commitment to diversity/inclusion, social justice, and student-centered social work education is essential for this position. The person in this position will have teaching responsibilities across both the BSW and the MSW Programs, depending on departmental needs and individual interests. We especially seek teaching experience in clinical practice with individuals and families, groups, communities and organizations, aging, and integrated health care. An LCSW and other clinical licenses are valued.
The Department has CSWE-accredited BSW and MSW programs and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)-accredited BSW and MSW school social work licensure programs. The Department has external funding from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) as well as other sources.
For more information about the Department of Social Work, please visit http://www.uncg.edu/swk/.
The School of Health and Human Science (HHS) is committed to recruitment and advancing women and minorities at all faculty/staff levels. Within the School of HHS, the diversity of the faculty and students is 20% and 30%, respectively, from non-white ethnic groups, well above the national average in both categories. For additional information on the School of HHS, visit http://uncg.edu/hhs.
The Triad area is an ideal setting for the social work teacher and scholar who values balance. Greensboro, with a population of about 280,000, is a thriving, civic-minded city with its own Symphony Orchestra, Community Theater, Opera Company, Civic Ballet, and many outstanding public and private recreation areas and facilities. Greensboro is situated in the Piedmont Triad, an area of great natural beauty, diverse industry, cultural arts, and mild temperatures. North Carolina’s mountain resorts are an easy two-hour drive from Greensboro and the beaches of North and South Carolina are three to four hours away. The Research Triangle is about an hour and a half away. More information is available at: http://www.piedmonttriadnc.com/.
The successful candidate must:
Have at least two years of post MSW practice experience.
Work effectively/engage in collaborative scholarship with a culturally diverse department.
Be an active citizen in the school and university, with partnering universities and the broader community.
Possess an MSW in social work or a related field.
Have successful or demonstrated potential for successful social work teaching in undergraduate and graduate social work education.
Have excellent interpersonal skills.
LCSW and other clinical licenses are valued.
Internal Number: 002444
About The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.