Assistant Professor - MSW Program
The Master of Social Work Program at Carlow University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor. This is a nine-month, full-time academic appointment to begin in the Fall 2021. We seek a scholar-practitioner with an understanding of trauma-informed approaches across all systems and knowledge of research-informed practice. Applicants must have: experience in teaching program development and research at the graduate level; skills in either direct or macro practice; experience with online course development; and interest in collaborating on group research projects. In addition, applicants must be: interested in growing enrollment in a graduate program; developing and teaching online and hybrid courses; have experience working with diverse populations; and have a commitment to the social justice mission of Carlow University and to the MSW Program’s mission and values. Requirements: Applicants must hold an MSW from a CSWE accredited program and have an earned doctorate in social work or a doctorate in a closely related field and (2) years of experience as a practicing social worker (post-MSW) and two years of experience teaching in higher education. Please submit letter of introduction, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, a writing sample, teaching evaluations, and three references. Only completed packets will be advanced in consideration. Review will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. Carlow University is a comprehensive Catholic University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow is situated in a culturally rich and diverse urban setting. Carlow is recognized for educating traditional students and adult learners for a lifetime of ethical leadership and service. Carlow University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer by choice. We value diversity and we are committed to the recruitment of underrepresented groups.