Open Rank, Social Work and Human Services

Georgia, United States
Competitive Salary
Jun 02, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Open Rank, Social Work and Human Services


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track open rank faculty position of Social Work and Human Services, with a preferred start date of August 2021. Rank is determined at the time of hiring and will be commensurate with experience.


Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching in the Master of Social Work Program, with additional courses in the undergraduate Human Services Program.
  • Providing service to Dept/College/University/professional community, and
  • Maintaining a comprehensive record of professorial accomplishments in scholarship, teaching and service that are commensurate with rank.


The successful candidate must have an earned doctorate or its foreign equivalent in social work, human services, or other closely related field, an MSW from a CSWE-accredited program, a minimum of 5 years post-MSW direct social work practice and a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.


Preferred qualifications include:                                                                                                                  

  • a wide range of clinical social work practice experience
  • an extensive research agenda, grant funding, and a record of scholarship
  • an interest in program leadership opportunities
  • evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community
  • experience or interest in developing international education and/or internship programming
  • advanced clinical license (L.C.S.W. or equivalent)


For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.


For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit



Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.



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