Assistant/Associate Professor of Social Work

Liberty University
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Oct 21, 2020

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Law & Legal Studies, Social Work & Human Services, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Sociology
Employment Type
Full Time
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Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Social Work

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Job Summary/Basic Function

A social work professional with strong organizational and interpersonal skills to teach social work courses in compliance with the Council on Social Work Education’s accreditation standards. Additional responsibilities include student advising, gatekeeping, professional and university service, and scholarly activity.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates should have a MSW from a CSWE accredited program with two years post-masters practice experience; have excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; have the ability to effectively collaborate with colleagues within and outside the department; be flexible, organized, collegial, and able to multi-task; understand and articulate social work from a biblical worldview.

Preferred Qualifications

Teaching experience in a CSWE accredited program is preferred. The preferred candidate will have a license in social work and a minimum of three years post-master’s practice experience. A PhD or JD is preferred.

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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Pastoral Reference Letter
  4. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 1
  5. Academic/Professional Reference Letter 2
Optional Documents
  1. Career Mobility Form (For Current LU Employees ONLY)
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
  4. Unofficial Transcript 2
  5. Unofficial Transcript 3
  6. Other Document
  7. Professional License(s)
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