Lecturer of Social Work

Employer
UNC Pembroke
Location
North Carolina, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted date
Aug 27, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Social Work & Human Services
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Established in 1887 as a school for the education of American Indians, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke serves a distinctly diverse student body and encourages inclusion and appreciation of the values of all people. Located in the heart of Pembroke, N.C., UNCP boasts an enrollment of 8,200 in 41 undergraduate and 18 graduate programs and offers a personalized learning environment where faculty and staff are dedicated to engaged scholarship, high academic standards, creative activity and public service. Spread over 281 acres, the campus offers a sense of community and belonging-–a place where faculty and staff feel supported, take pride in the university’s mission, and are devoted to excellence in teaching, learning and research, and to developing leaders who make a difference in their communities.

The Department of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke invites applications for a Lecturer of Social Work Position. This is a one year, full-time, non-tenure track position beginning Spring 2022 semester. The individual hired will have primary teaching responsibilities in the MSW Program but could also have opportunities to teach in the BSW program. This position will primarily include teaching and service. 
 
The Department of Social Work has both BSW and MSW programs. Programs include advanced standing and 2-year regular program. It also has a Substance Abuse Certification and an NC School Social Work Licensure programs. The successful candidate may be required to teach one or more areas of the MSW and BSW social work curricula and field practicum; provide academic advisement to students; develop curriculum, and teach face-to-face and online courses. In addition to instructional duties, he/she would be required to participate in service activities.  
 
Application should be submitted online through UNC-Pembroke Human Resource website. 

Application should include: 

1. A cover letter indicating relevant professional work experience, college/university teaching experiences, teaching philosophy, and research interests. 
2. A current CV with the names and contact information, including email address for at least 3 references. 
3. Copies of unofficial academic transcripts of all colleges/university completed (please, scan copies and attach to online application; original transcripts will be required if a candidate is considered for the position). 
 
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. 
 
Contact: 
Search Committee Chair 
Department of Social Work 
University of North Carolina at Pembroke 
1 University Drive, PO Box 1510 
Pembroke, NC 28372 

Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:  A Master of Social Work degree from a CSWE accredited institution is required.   Two years of post MSW degree professional work experience required.  

A doctoral degree in social work or closely related field is preferred.  ABD students will be considered.   Some level of college/university teaching and online teaching experience is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants:  This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. New employees are paid only by direct deposit to the financial institution of their choice. Candidates claiming Veterans Preference must attach a copy of their DD-214 as a part of the online application process. 

UNC Pembroke is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibits discrimination against all individuals based on their age, race, color, genetic information, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression and national origin. UNC Pembroke is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for our openings.

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