The Department of Social Work at the University of North Alabama
is accepting applications for the position of Tenure-Track
Assistant Professor to begin August 2022. Relocation to the
North Alabama region will be required.
Duties of the position include teaching in the online MSW
program, conducting research/scholarly activities, and student
mentoring/advisement responsibilities. Additional duties include
maintaining office hours in accordance with university policy;
serving on department, college, and university committees;
functioning as a liaison between the department and the community;
and performing other tasks essential to the department.
Instructional areas may include courses in research and statistics,
human behavior in the social environment, social welfare policy,
all levels of social work practice, and other courses as assigned
by the department chair.
A doctoral degree in Social Work or a closely related field is
required (ABD will be considered). Also required is an MSW
from a CSWE-accredited institution, with at least two years of
post-MSW practice experience. Master’s-level
license/eligibility for licensure is preferred. Experience
teaching online graduate courses is strongly preferred.
To view the complete job description and/or apply for this
position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/6114.
Applications will only be accepted via this system. Please be
prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, reference list with
contact information for at least three professional/academic
references, and a one-page diversity statement at the time of
application. Information regarding the diversity statement
can be found here:
This position also requires transcripts for all schools
attended. Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded under the
attachment headings labeled Unofficial Transcript.
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the issuing school. Official transcripts will be required of
the successful candidate, but unofficial copies may be used for the
application process. Transcripts marked as “Issued to
Student” or with the applicant labeled as the intended recipient
will not be accepted as official. For questions, please email
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UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving
excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range
of applicants for this position so that one of our core values,
ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed. UNA is a
We are actively seeking faculty who aspire to educate a student
body rich in diversity with respect to gender, ethnicity,
first-generation student status, socioeconomic status, sexual
orientation, and academic interests. We particularly value
faculty who are committed to mentoring and educating students from
the broadest possible cross-sections of their communities and
countries. Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Plan: https://www.una.edu/vpem/diversity/index.html.