Roberts Wesleyan College, located in Rochester, NY, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate professor position, immediate opening starting in the fall semester 2018.
Department of Social Work: The vision of the Social Work Department is to lead the advancement of integrating Christian faith with social work practice, scholarship, and service locally, nationally, and internationally. Our department has 14 faculty members across the BSW and MSW programs. The MSW program has concentrations in Mental Health and in Child and Family Services.
Responsibilities: Teach primarily in the MSW Program; provide academic advisement; serve as field liaison; serve on Department and College committees and maintain a record of scholarship and professional activity.
Qualifications: Applicants must have an MSW and have a completed or almost completed Ph.D. in social work or a related field. Candidates must demonstrate strong teaching skills, have a record of scholarship and demonstrate a Christian faith commitment consistent with the mission of the institution. A minimum of two years post-M.S.W. social work practice experience is required. Experience and interest in teaching macro social work courses is a priority. There will also be an opportunity to teach in foundation year courses and in the Child and Family concentration.
Application Process: Employees of Roberts Wesleyan College must fully support the institution’s mission and values. Please review the RWC Mission Statement, Statement of Christian Vision, and Community Ethos Statement available on the college’s web site (below) prior to submitting an application and curriculum vita. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should e-mail or mail
(1) a letter of application, specifying areas of teaching and research interest and practice experiences,
(2) curriculum vita,
(3) a recent, writing sample (published or in press) for which the candidate is the primary author, and
(4) an Application for Faculty Position, available at www.roberts.edu/employment (be sure to include full contact information for three references).
For more information about the position contact Dr. David Skiff, Department Chair, by phone at 585-594-6578 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please submit materials to
Dr. David Skiff
Chair, Department of Social Work
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624-1997
RWC and NES comply with all applicable non-discrimination laws and are committed to the enhancement of human dignity and workplace diversity.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
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About Roberts Wesleyan College
Roberts Wesleyan College is an innovative and distinctive Christian College offering excellence in liberal arts and professional programs. Educating for character since 1866, and committed to the integration of faith and learning, the College is pleased to be recognized as "A Best in the Northeast 2013" college by The Princeton Review and ranked among "America's Best Colleges 2013" Regional Universities in the northeast by the U.S. News & World Report. The combined undergraduate and graduate student enrollment is nearly 1,800, with a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio. The College offers 50+ undergraduate programs and 13 graduate programs, and is accredited by the Middle States Association. The suburban, 75-acre campus is located approximately 10 miles southwest of the center of Rochester, NY. For more information, please visit www.roberts.edu.