Associate Professor-Social Work #000740



Job description

Minimum Qualifications:

MSW and a doctorate in social work or a related field, and currently hold the rank of Associate professor.

Preferred Qualifications:
The above qualifications plus program directorship experience and experience with CSWE accreditation.

Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, and veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program.

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at [email protected].

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. In order to receive educational credit, degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Unless otherwise noted, degree must be obtained prior to start date.

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How to apply

Application must be made online. Please include a Letter of Application, CV, unofficial transcripts, any applicable licensure information, and a list of at least three professional references with complete contact information.

For questions or additional information contact: Dr.Tonya Westbrook, Search Committee Chair Department of Social Work HHS 322 Western Carolina University Cullowhee, NC 28723 828-227-7112.

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