Social Work Faculty Position (BSW and MSW)

first_imgAurora University seeks talented faculty who are passionate aboutteaching and learning. As a private institution, Aurora Universityexpects faculty to be involved in the lives of students throughmentoring, student support, enrollment initiatives, and otheractivities related to the college experience. To facilitate thishighly interactive faculty/student relationship, the typicalteaching load is three 4 credit-hour courses per semester. Studentadvising is supported by professional staff. Undergraduate facultyshare in the delivery of the general education program, most oftenby teaching within the university’s interdisciplinary core.Evidence of successful teaching, or a strong potential forsuccessful teaching, is required for all positions. Experienceteaching at a smaller, private institution is highlypreferred.The School of Social Work is seeking a full-time faculty memberserving as a lecturer with responsibilities teaching acrosseducational levels.SOCIAL WORK: Lecturer/Sr Lecturer in the School of Social Work,BSW and MSW Programs(Applications submitted by May 1, 2021 will receive fullconsideration)Qualified individuals must possess an MSW from a CSWE accreditedprogram. Applicants must have a minimum of five years post-MSWsocial work experience, and knowledge of CSWE Standards. Highereducation teaching experience required.Responsibilities include teaching 12-credit hours per semester ofundergraduate or graduate courses, attending university recruitmentactivities, and service to Aurora University and the community. Inaddition to teaching, the assignment will include curriculardevelopment, program assessment, student advising, and engagementin institutional service and professional scholarship. Thisposition requires a presence on campus. The lecturer position is anine-month contract.Courses will primarily be taught in the online program, at the BSWand MSW levels, in alignment with programmatic and Universityneeds. Courses instructed within the online program will be taughtusing an asynchronous instructional format. This lecturer willserve as an expert in online curricular development.Preferred experience teaching micro, mezzo, macro systems in asocial work program.All benefit-eligible faculty positions offer a competitive salaryand excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, life, longterm disability, a 403(b) retirement plan through TIAA, and tuitionremission. Applications must include a letter of intent includingdescription of education, certifications held, and all relevantexperience, current curriculum vitae, and contact information forthree references including phone numbers (candidates will benotified prior to references being contacted). Electronicapplications welcomed.Please submit application materials as follows:Hardcopy submissions: Faculty Search, Office of theVice President for Academic AffairsAurora University347 S. Gladstone Ave.Aurora, IL 60506 Electronic submissions: [email protected] Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.last_img