Term Instructor – Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology – Social Work



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Job description

Salary: Depends on Qualifications

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Number: 202200099

Location: Cape Girardeau, MO



Position Summary
Term Instructor – One Year Hire
Social Work
Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Primary Responsibilities

  • Teach undergraduate courses of 15 hours per semester as assigned
  • Support departmental and university service
  • Provide academic advising of students

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s in Social Work (MSW) from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited program Degrees must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university.)
  • Ph.D. in Social Work or a directly related field is a plus (Degrees must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university.)
  • Minimum of two years full-time post-MSW social work direct practice experience
  • Experience or knowledge in teaching at the college/university level as a graduate assistant, part-time instructor, or full-time faculty
  • Experience or interest in teaching across the undergraduate social work curriculum; experience in teaching macro skills practice, research, public health, and gerontology courses is desired but not required.
  • Demonstrated commitment to work with students, staff, and community (e.g., advising, organizations, training, boards, leadership)
  • Demonstrated commitment to collegiality when interacting with others within the University community
  • Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multicultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities

As a public regional university with a graduate mission, Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate and graduate education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended, and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention, and degree completion.

Required Information & Deadline
Application Deadline: The position has a start date of August 1, 2022 but will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by no later than April 29, 2022.

How to apply

Required Information: To apply, submit the following items online by clicking on the APPLY button at the top of the page:

  • Cover letter of interest addressing required position qualifications
  • Teaching philosophy
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Statement on candidate’s viewpoints concerning diversity and inclusivity
  • Unofficial copies of transcripts (official transcripts are required when an offer of employment is accepted)
  • Names and contact information of three professional references

Additional Information
Departmental Information: The Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology at Southeast is dedicated to building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working within a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, women, and members of other underrepresented groups. Additional information regarding the Department of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Sociology can be found at https://semo.edu/cjsws/.

To apply, please visit https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/semoedu/jobs/3511865/term-instructor-criminal-justice-social-work-and-sociology-social-work

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