Assistant Professor



Job description

Hammond, LA
The Department of Health & Human Sciences at Southeastern Louisiana University is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor in Social Work for a tenure track position starting in Fall 2020.

Duties and responsibilities: Responsible for teaching; course, curriculum, and policy development; student advisement; program, college, engage in scholarly activity, and university service; service to the community; participation on and/or chairing the Council on Social Work Education’s reaffirmation effort.

Qualifications: Completed doctorate in Social Work at time of appointment. MSW degree from a Council on Social Work Education accredited program.

At least two years of post-master’s professional social work experience; evidence of service to the profession, university, and community; evidence of scholarly activity; and evidence of excellence in teaching.

Experience teaching at the university level, teaching research, curriculum and policy development; familiarity with the Council on Social Work Education’s reaffirmation process, cultural competence and diversity, and difference in practice, and policy.

Must be committed to working with diversity.

To apply for this position, please complete and submit an online application, which will include the names and contact information for three references and the following attachments: letter of application, resume, and transcripts (official transcripts required upon employment).

How to apply

Applicants must apply by March 27, 2020 online at:

We are the state's third-largest public university, boasting more than 15,600 students and more than 60 degree programs. But with a small-town location, personal attention to students and a close-knit community of engaged learners, we feel like a small college. We are passionate about our students, providing them with a challenging college experience that empowers them with a lifelong education.