Open Rank Professor of MSW, Tenure Track

West Virginia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Feb 15, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

This is a full-time, tenure track position in the Master of Social Work program to begin Fall 2021 in the expanding Department of Social Work and Sociology at Concord University, Athens, WV.

Concord University, established in 1872, is a public selective baccalaureate and graduate institution with a strong commitment to programs of excellence and public service. Our online MSW program is CSWE accredited, student-driven, and possesses strong potential for continued growth.

The position involves teaching asynchronous and synchronous classes in the MSW  program. While the courses are taught online, telecommuting is not permitted. On-campus faculty presence is required to participate in curriculum development, student advisement, and service at the departmental, college, and university level and active engagement within the community.

Licensed or license-eligible as a social worker in West Virginia.
Master of Social Work (MSW) from a CSWE accredited institution, no substitutions considered.
A doctorate in social work or complementary program is preferred and is required for consideration of tenure. Doctorate in related field; evidence of teaching and/or advising at the postsecondary level; and experience with course development.

Strong interpersonal and collaborative ability, public speaking, scholarly and service driven, and adherence to NASW ethical principles and standards.

We seek high-energy applicants with enthusiasm for teaching, intellectual vigor, strong human relations, communication abilities, and a demonstrated record of post-MSW practice for at least two-years. The individual should adhere to NASW values and ethics and be strongly committed to working with non-traditional rural students.

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a cover letter that explains professional education, experience, and qualifications for the position; a full curriculum vita; the names, addresses (including titles and institutions), email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references who may be contacted. All applications must be submitted through

Concord is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.