Assistant Professor, Social Work, tenure-track - Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill Massachusetts

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Northern Essex Community College

Haverhill, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Social Work Department at Westfield State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning in September 2014. The Department offers a BSW degree and an MSW program that prepares students for clinical practice with a focus on children and families. We're seeking a colleague who is a team player, has an interest in teaching across more than one curriculum area, and is willing to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses.  We are looking for a person with a strong macro/policy background or interests in substance abuse, aging, or clinical practice with children and families. 

The department has a diverse faculty with wide-ranging research interests and is located in scenic Western Massachusetts, an area known for its many colleges and universities and its vibrant communities.

 An MSW degree and two years post-MSW practice experience is required, a PhD is strongly preferred, and ABD candidates who are within one year of completing their PhD degree will be considered.

Westfield State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

An online application is required. Interested candidates should electronically attach the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Teaching Philosophy

NOTE: Candidates on the short list will be contacted and asked to provide unofficial transcripts of their highest degree. Letters of recommendation may be requested after an initial screening. The successful candidate must submit an official transcript at the time of hire.

Other Instructions:
Contact information for references should be completed on both the Employment Application and the Reference List form. Those applicants that are using Interfolio for  an existing Confidential letter of Recommendation should provide the Interfolio based email address (e.g. on the Reference List form. Please contact Interfolio for assistance.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a finalist has been selected.

Keyword Phrases

  • Assistant Professor, Social Work, tenure-track
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter