Assistant or Associate Professor in Social Work

Position ID: 43384
Savannah State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Social Work
Branch Campus: 
Savannah, Georgia
Position Description
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Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
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Position Information
Working Title Assistant /Associate Professor of Social Work
Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Assistant/Associate Professor of Social Work. This is a full time, 10-month tenure track position in the MSW program. Primary emphasis is in direct practice and Social Work Administration. Highly desired are candidates with specialty emphasis in mental health, behavioral health, addictions, community partnerships, military social work, or some combination; may be directed to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

MSW degree from an accredited CSWE program with a minimum of two years post MSW practice experience required; PhD or DSW in social work preferred. Will also consider ABD near completion of degree; minimum 2 years of teaching experience at the college/university level. Ability to teach in the administrative track. Evidence of research, scholarship, and/or grantsmanship desired. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State. 
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information
Open Date 05/16/2019
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online at; submit current vita, official transcripts, and three current letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until filled.

Application Procedure: 
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Social Work
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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
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