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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 curriculum vitae and two samples of scholarly work to: Jeffrey Shook, PhD; Chair, Faculty Search Committee; University of Pittsburgh; School of Social Work; 2117 Cathedral of Learning; Pittsburgh, PA 15260; mlc85@pitt.edu; Website: http://www.socialwork.pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

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, 2016. A strong research and scholarly background is expected. Applicants will be considered at the rank of Assistant, 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, Public 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 or health and criminal justice.

Application Process

To Apply: Please submit a letter of application outlining research, practice and teaching experiences along with curriculum vitae and two samples of scholarly work to: Jeffrey Shook, PhD; Chair, Faculty Search Committee; University of Pittsburgh; School of Social Work; 2117 Cathedral of Learning; Pittsburgh, PA 15260; mlc85@pitt.edu; Website: http://www.socialwork.pitt.edu. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

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 02/02/2016
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Jeffrey Shook, PhD
Contact Email mlc85@pitt.edu
Contact Phone