Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Social Work
9-MONTH TENURE-TRACK FACULTY
The School of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is searching for colleagues to lead and collaborate in funded research, contribute to the life of the School, and offer leadership to the social work profession. VCU is a Research I Extensive Institution with a diverse university community and commitment to multiculturalism. Evidence of a commitment to research, track record of scholarly publication, and capacity for obtaining external funding appropriate to the applicant’s experience is required. Successful candidates will enhance our School’s focus on social and economic justice and interdisciplinary applied research, and have experience or potential for working in a culturally diverse community. Applicants should have the potential for excellence in teaching and advising in the BSW, MSW, and Ph.D. programs. Teaching and research areas are open, and an emphasis on health is preferred. An earned doctorate is required; MSW degree is preferred. Salary and rank are negotiable.
Early application is strongly advised. Applications will be reviewed beginning September 7, 2010 and will continue until all positions are filled.
To apply, please submit electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org a curriculum vitae; letter of application detailing your interests and expertise in scholarship and teaching; and three letters of reference addressed to Dr. F. Ellen Netting, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Social Work, Box 842027, Richmond, Virginia 23284-2027.
Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.