Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)
School of Social Work
We invite applications for one tenure-track position at the
Assistant Professor level. Candidates must be able to work from an
anti-oppressive and social justice lens. Candidates who identify as
Black/African American, Indigenous, and/or Latinx are strongly
encouraged to apply.
- Faculty members teach 18 credits (6 courses) annually. The
ability to teach in either the Hauppauge or Hudson Valley sites is
- Must have experience or be willing to teach courses across
degree programs (including in BSW education), curricular
concentrations (one or two areas including Practice, Human
Behavior, Policy, and Research), and teaching modalities (e.g. in
person, and/or online).
- Faculty responsibilities also include service to the school,
university, and community.
- Experience teaching and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate
students across from diverse cultural and/or historically
- All research and practice areas will be considered, although we
especially seek candidates with research interests with
Black/African American, Indigenous, and LatinX communities.
- Minimum of two years of post-MSW related work experience
preferred (Note: candidates who come from a range of institutions
and have a range of work and life experiences will be
- Scholarly publications and a defined research agenda.
- Teaching experience at the undergraduate level, or both
undergraduate and graduate levels.
- An MSW from a CSWE accredited institution.
- A doctorate in Social Work or an allied field (i.e. Ed.D).
Degree required by August 2022.
Applications should include:
- A letter of interest
- Curriculum vitae
- A statement of teaching philosophy and research agenda
- A one page DEI statement that speaks to your practice,
teaching, and research.
- A writing sample of 15-25 pages
- Name and contact information of three references.
- To be considered, applications must be submitted through the
Adelphi website only: https://www.adelphi.edu/hr/open-positions/
by February 15, 2022. Interviews will be conducted in March via
Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally
ranked university dedicated to transforming students' lives through
small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and
innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi
offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and
professional training, with particular strength in our Core
Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business
and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a
Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long
Island's oldest private coeducational university, serving more than
8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at
learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County,
and online. The University offers students more than 50
undergraduate majors and 70 graduate programs in the liberal arts,
the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships
throughout the New York area, more than 115,000 graduates across
the country, a growing enrollment of students from 41 states and 58
countries, and rising rankings from top publications and
organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a
leadership role on Long Island and in the region.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL:
The Adelphi University School of Social Work is a student centered
and engaged community that prepares reflective practitioners,
leaders, scholars, and educators to work in collaboration with
global and diverse communities in solving complex problems and
producing knowledge. We prepare students to be life-long learners
for effective, ethical, and anti-oppressive practice. Our program
offers baccalaureate, masters and doctoral education to a diverse
student body of about 800 in urban and suburban New York, Long
Island, and the Hudson Valley. The B.S.W. prepares graduates for
generalist practice; the M.S.W. curriculum concentration is
contemporary direct practice; the Ph.D. curriculum prepares
experienced practitioners for leadership roles as educators,
scholars, researchers, policy makers, and administrators. The
school is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship,
service, and active collaboration with its communities.
To apply, visit https://phf.tbe.taleo.net/phf02/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=ADELPHI&cws=43&rid=2685