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Assistant/Associate/Professor

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To Apply: Please submit a letter of application outlining research, practice and teaching experiences along with a curriculum vita and two samples of scholarly work to: Jeffrey Shook, PhD; Chair, Faculty Search Committee; University of Pittsburgh; School of Social Work; 2217A Cathedral of Learning; Pittsburgh, PA 15260; mlc85@pitt.edu.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant/Associate/Professor
Department Name 26200-Social Work-Academic Programs
Position Number 0002755
Position Details

The University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work is accepting applications for two tenure track faculty positions beginning September 1, 2015. A strong research and scholarly background is expected. Applicants will be considered at the rank of Associate or full Professor (rank open based on academic qualifications). The School of Social Work is a top ranked school offering a wide variety of multidisciplinary opportunities. The School offers BASW, MSW and PhD programs, which includes joint programs in Law, Pubic Health, Public and International Affairs, and Theology. It hosts one of the nation’s leading centers for training in the area of child welfare, and the Center on Race and Social Problems. The School provides scholarly opportunities and an intellectually stimulating and supportive environment. Requirements: Earned doctorate in social work or related discipline required and at least two years post-MSW practice experience preferred. Position Description: We will consider applicants in any area of specialization, but are especially interested in candidates whose research focuses on mental health and/or criminal justice.

Application Process

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application outlining research, practice and teaching experiences along with a curriculum vita and two samples of scholarly work to: Jeffrey Shook, PhD; Chair, Faculty Search Committee; University of Pittsburgh; School of Social Work; 2217A Cathedral of Learning; Pittsburgh, PA 15260; mlc85@pitt.edu.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 10/23/2014
Open Until Filled No
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