Academic Professional in the School of Social Work

Position ID: 35405
University of Georgia
School of Social Work
Position Description
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Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank
Posting Number 2017_00325F
Official Title Open Rank (Academic Professional)
Working Title Academic Professional
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Job Summary

The University of Georgia’s School of Social Work (SSW) invites applications for one non-tenure track open rank Academic Professional position. We are seeking a dynamic individual to coordinate the extended-time MSW and Advanced Standing Programs at our Gwinnett Campus in Lawrenceville, GA. The candidate selected for this position will serve as on-site coordinator for the MSW Program at the Gwinnett Campus with responsibilities that include: 1) overseeing administrative matters relating to the SSW at the Gwinnett Campus; 2) supporting recruitment activities for the Gwinnett MSW Programs; 3) serving as academic advisor and responding to MSW issues for the SSW students at the Gwinnett Campus; 4) coordinating delivery of the MSW curriculum through the MSW Program Director; 5) helping students complete the application to graduate process, and 6) serving as liaison between the MSW Offerings at Gwinnett, the Gwinnett Center, and the SSW. The candidate selected for this position will teach 3 MSW courses at the Gwinnett Campus throughout the year. The MSW Program Director will supervise this position. Please see UGA’s Guidelines for Appointment and Promotion of Academic Professionals at for additional information.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have an MSW degree and at least 3-5 years of full-time post-MSW practice experience. Applicants must have at least one year of teaching experience. Applicants must be willing to work some Saturday and evening hours and come to Athens regularly for meetings.

Preferred Qualifications

A doctorate in social work education or related area is preferred. One year prior experience in administration, student supervision and advisement, and a knowledge of the 2015 EPAS standards are also desirable.

Degree Level Masters
Posting Date 03/17/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Gwinnett County
Application Procedure: 
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Social Work
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Application Deadline: 
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Position Starting Date: 
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Louis C Castenell, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II