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Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number FAECC675
Advertised Title Assistant Professor
Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position Number 018303
Category Full-Time Faculty
Department Social Work
Position Summary

The Department of Social Work at the University of Memphis invites applications for two tenure-track assistant professor positions to begin August 2018. These 9-month faculty appointments offer a competitive salary and full benefits. Responsibilities will include teaching, research, scholarly activities, advising, and service. Faculty will be assigned primarily to teach in the BA program with some teaching in the MSW or proposed DSW program. We are especially interested in applicants who have expertise in teaching research methods, policy, and macro practice.

Minimum Position Qualifications

• PhD in social work or a closely related field
MSW from a CSWE-accredited program
• Experience teaching in higher education
• Ability to teach in at least two social work content areas

Special Conditions

Preferred Qualifications are:
• Two years post-MSW practice experience
• A strong record of scholarly publications

Posting Date 08/18/2017
Closing Date 10/01/2017
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates must apply online at:
Please upload the following documents:
• Cover Letter
• Curriculum Vitae
• Reference List
• Research Statement
• Teaching Statement
• Writing Sample
• Teaching Evaluations (optional)

Instructions to Applicant regarding references
Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Other Document 1
  5. Other Document 2
  6. References List
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript
  2. Article Reprint 1
  3. Other Document 3