Associate Professor (214PV7343)

University of Cincinnati in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 27, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

The School of Social Work at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions for the ranks of assistant, associate, or full professor for fall 2014. Candidates with content and research expertise in clinical social work, administration, or policy are invited to apply. Depending on academic rank, clear demonstration of a commensurable record of or capacity to propose, receive, and conduct externally funded research that is interdisciplinary and translational is expected. Experience with innovative academic delivery systems, including online instructional technology is desirable. Candidates interested in being part of a growing, dynamic organization are encouraged to apply.

The School of Social Work offers a pre-social work program, the BSW and MSW degrees, and an online Masters in Health Administration to more than 500 students. The MSW program is the second largest master degree program at UC. There are 13 full time faculty that comprise a highly supportive, collegial, friendly, and progressive academic culture. There are special opportunities in Child Welfare IV-E; a robust study abroad program at the BSW and MSW levels; a joint MSW/JD program; and School Social Worker certification at the MSW level. Candidates with an interdisciplinary perspective whose research focuses on health, mental health, aging, gerontology, clinical social work, veterans, diversity, social work administration and human development that aims to ameliorate disparities of at-risk and vulnerable populations are encouraged to apply. We are particularly interested in candidates dedicated to research, teaching and service who can teach direct practice courses.

The University of Cincinnati was established in 1819 and is now ranked as one of the top 300 universities in the world, and one of the top 25 public research universities in America. The 200-acre main campus located just north of downtown Cincinnati has been named one of the most beautiful and one of the top ten most inspiring campuses in the world. With 14 colleges, 300-plus degree programs, and a student body of 42,652; UC is ranked as one of the 19th most diverse student populations and one of the top producers of Fulbright Scholars in the nation.

The School of Social Work is part of the College of Allied Health Sciences, which offers a wide range of opportunities for interdisciplinary research and teaching. Faculty members pursue collaborative research and teaching with faculty from communication disorders, nutrition, rehabilitation, and other allied health professions.


Job Description: On a full-time basis Faculty Members principal academic functions include teaching, discovering, creating and reporting knowledge.


Minimum Qualifications: Appropriate academic degree related to department specifications and prior academic experience.  


Position Qualification: Candidates must have an MSW, a minimum of two years post-MSW practice experience, and an earned PhD in social work or social welfare. A commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate students, a record of research and scholarly publications, and external funding are expected.


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Application requirements include: letter of application, CV, three professional references, statement of research agenda, and samples of published/written materials.  


The University of Cincinnati is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. UC is a smoke-free work environment.



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