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

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Social Work at the Metropolitan State College of Denver is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor for Human Behavior and the Social Environment (HBSE) course sequence starting Fall 2012.
The successful candidate will teach in the HBSE concentration area in the MSW program. They will update and modify online and on campus course material, advise students, serve on committees, participate in professional development and community activities and other duties as assigned by the Chair. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational needs of a diverse urban population.

This faculty will develop innovative strategies to recruit and mentor majority and minority students with particular sensitivity to "first in the family" college students.

80% Teaching graduate coursework in the Social Work program; includes developing curriculum

20% Advising, professional development, service and other duties as assigned by the Chair.

Required Qualifications

Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)-accredited institution plus ABD in Social Work or related field at a regionally-accredited institution of higher learning.

Preferred Qualifications

1) Education Qualification - Qualifies at rank of Associate Professor is preferred (MSW + Doctorate). Note: the MSW degree MUST be from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning (Council on Social Work Education); 2) At least five years teaching experience in an MSW program as demonstrated through effective instructional strategies and techniques; 3) Demonstrated ability to develop and modify online course materials; and 4) a minimum of two years of social work practice experience post MSW with diverse populations.

Special Instructions to Applicants

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

All applicants are required to submit a list with three (3) professional references, a resume/CV, cover letter and copy of transcripts.

If you are unable to attach copies of your transcripts electronically at time of application please submit them via e-amil, mail or fax to:

Dr. Elizabeth Mendez-Shannon

Social Work Department, Search F 803

Metropolitan State College of Denver

P.O. Box 173362, Campus Box 70

Denver, CO 80217-3362


Fax: 303-556-5362

Final candidates will be required to also submit sample course syllabi and a complete set of student evaluations from one semester. Finalists will be required to also submit official transcripts.

Keyword Phrases

  • Social Work
  • Tenure Track Faculty
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelor's and master's degrees
  • Social Work
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 4/30/2012