The primary focus of this position is serving as the Program Director for the Joint Master of Social Work (MSW) Program, teaching, student advisement, engagement, and retention. In conjunction with the Department Chairs at N.C. A&T and UNCG, the Program Director will oversee and administer all aspects of the Joint MSW Program including: Classroom/virtual instruction; Curriculum development; Recruitment and Retention of MSW students; and liaison between N.C. A&T and UNCG, the respective Departments of Social Work as well as departments across the university. In addition, Joint MSW Program Director will work closely with the Co-Directors of Field Education on all issues related to MSW field placements. Additionally, this Director will be responsible for ensuring that all aspects of the Program meet accreditation standards and complete assessment reports as required. This will include collaborating with the Assessment Coordinators and administrators at both institutions.
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The JMSW program which has been in operation since 1997 and continuously accredited by the Council on Social Work Education since 2000 is jointly administered by the Department of Social Work and Sociology at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, and the Department of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. This is one of the few joint MSW programs in the country and the only joint program between a historically black college or university and a former women's college. The hallmarks of our program are diversity and preparing students for multicultural clinical practice.
Internal job number: 001051
A doctoral and masters degree in Social Work
· Have at least two years of Post MSW practice experience
· Have an interest and commitment to student advising, success, and retention
· Have demonstrated potential for successful teaching at the University level
· Have excellent interpersonal skills, problem-solving skills
· Have demonstrated and enthusiastic interest in Graduate Education
Five years teaching experience in a Counsel on Social Work (CSWE) accredited program.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!