The Department of Social Work invites applications for
one full-time, temporary faculty position for Spring 2022.
Teach a range of courses in the BSW, MSW, and DSW programs.
Opportunities to participate in the process of maintaining BSW,
MSW, and DSW accreditations. Experience collegial support in
community service and scholarship including opportunities for
research and development in community-based services. Collaborate
with faculty in developing theory for the program's emerging
practice perspective: The Family-in-Environment. Successful
applicants should be able to teach graduate and undergraduate
courses during both the week and weekend executive schedules.
Applicants should be able to teach generalist social work practice
courses and assist with the field education program.
Responsibilities include instruction (in-person and online),
faculty-field liaison duties, training field instructors, student
teaching, advising, and evaluation. Skills with online learning
platforms are required. Teach foundation and advanced generalist
courses and in one specialized area of social work practice.
Experience in leadership, management, and policy practice are
preferred. Demonstrated community service and a record of
scholarship preferred. MSW with two years post-MSW practice
experience and the equivalent of two years of teaching experience
are required. Ph.D. or DSW is preferred.
Undergraduate and graduate-level teaching experience preferred.
Demonstrated success in implementing a scholarly agenda expected.
Applications will be considered after curriculum vita, three
current letters of recommendation, and official graduate and
undergraduate transcripts have been received. A successful
interview and demonstration of teaching effectiveness are required.
Please send a letter of interest, vita, official transcripts, and
three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Yasoda Sharma, Chair,
Search Committee, Department of Social Work, Kutztown University,
Kutztown, PA 19530. Applications will be reviewed immediately and
will continue until the position is filled.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits
applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown
University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of
Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a
criminal background check.