Major Duties: - Teach in macro and/or clinical practice within the School of Social Work- Advise with graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Social Work in the discipline of social work- Provide leadership in outreach, community collaboration, and program development for the Grand Rapids location in the School of Social Work- Service to the department, university, profession, and community- Contribute to an environment of research, instruction, and community collaborations
Minimum Qualifications: - Master of Social Work from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited program- At least five years of relevant practice experience, with preference for license or eligibility for license at the masters level in Michigan- Experience in teaching, advising, and/or mentoring for undergraduate and graduate students- Experience in being an active part of a diverse and inclusive group of faculty, staff, and student leaders, focused on advancing social, economic, and environmental justice through social work practice, teaching, and scholarship.
Internal Number: 352_57865
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.