Social Work Tenure-Track Faculty - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Department of Social Work at the Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applicants for tenure track assistant professor position (category I) with experience in teaching research and practice. The candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a culturally diverse urban population.


The successful candidate will have primary assignment to the MSW program and teach courses in the areas of research and practice. Teaching may include teaching in the BSW program. The successful candidate will update and modify online and on campus course material and take leadership within one or more content areas.

The successful candidate will advise primarily MSW students.

Scholarly Activities:
The candidate should also have an active and ongoing scholarly agenda and demonstrate the ability to produce peer-reviewed scholarship.

The successful candidate will perform service work including work on departmental and university-wide committees, community activities, and other duties as assigned by the Chair.

Required Qualifications

1. Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)-accredited institution.
2. Doctorate in Social Work or related field from regionally-accredited institution of higher learning (ABD will be considered with evidence that the degree will be conferred by August 1st, 2014).

Preferred Qualifications

1) Previous graduate or undergraduate teaching experience.
2) Previous teaching in an online or distributed learning context.
3) Peer-reviewed publication.
4) Two years post MSW practice experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system,

Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Screening begins Nov. 15, 2013 and continues until interview begin.

Keyword Phrases

  • SWK - Social Work
  • Social Work Tenure-Track Faculty
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Social Work
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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