Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Social Work - Tulane University School of Social WorkCustomer web Login not unique Tulane University School of Social Work Tenure-track Faculty Openings for Fall 2015 The Tulane University School of Social Work (TSSW

Tulane University School of Social Work in Louisiana

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted June 4, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

​Tulane University School of Social Work

Tenure-track Faculty Openings for Fall 2015

​The Tulane University School of Social Work (TSSW) offers MSW, DSW, and Ph.D. graduate degrees

with a unique clinical-community relationship-centered focus.  Tulane University, a Research I 

institution, is located within the vibrant, international, and multicultural city of New Orleans.  The

School invites nominations and applications for an open rank, tenure-track faculty position.

Although we are open to many different areas of scholarship/research expertise, we are particularly

interested in applicants who have backgrounds and expertise in vulnerable children and families.

Women and individuals from under-represented backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.


Applicants should possess a doctorate in social work or a related social science field.  If an applicant

is ABD, they should provide a letter from their chair indicating when they will defend their

dissertation.  An MSW from an accredited program and at least two years post-MSW practice

experience is preferred.  The tenured and/or tenure-track faculty position will begin in the fall of

2015.  Candidates for Assistant Professor should have evidence of a commitment to research,

scholarly publications in their area, and skills in preparing research proposals for external funding. 

Candidates for Associate/Full Professor must have a strong record of scholarship and demonstrated

excellence in teaching - this appointment is contingent on funding and budgetary approval.  Rank

and salary will be commensurate with expertise and experience.  Review of applications will begin on

August 1, 2014, although the positions will remain open until qualified candidates are located and

the positions are filled.


Interested persons should submit a letter of application outlining research and teaching interests,

evidence of teaching excellence, a curriculum vitae, two samples of scholarly writings, and the names

of three references to Ms. Kathy Smith at


Questions should be directed to Charles Figley, Ph.D., the Paul Henry Kurzweg MD

Distinguished Chair in Disaster Mental Health at Tulane University, School of Social Work

Professor and Associate Dean for Research; Director, Faculty Search Committee, Tulane

University School of Social Work, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118 or via E-mail





Tulane University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.




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