The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, & Criminal Justice invites applications for a full-time, Special instructor of Social Work position to begin August 15, 2023, to support our newly established MSW program and our existing BSW Program. We are looking for candidates who have the potential to teach a 3-3 course load across the generalist and advanced generalist curriculums of MSW and BSW programs, including teaching social welfare policy and practice courses. Oakland University's Social Work program values diversity and issues related to social justice, therefore, we are seeking a candidate who is well-equipped to infuse diversity and related advocacy content in teaching and service activities. Special Instructors are eligible to earn job security through the review process.
MSW from an accredited social work program, two years post-MSW practice experience, and three to five years of teaching experience in higher education.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please use this link https://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/26574 to apply for the position. Upload the following documents for application: A cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching philosophy, a statement on your contributions to diversity and social justice, and unofficial transcripts. Contact information for references will be requested in the online application, and a link will be provided through which those writing recommendations can submit letters. For full consideration, apply by February 24, 2023. If you have questions or require additional information about the position, please contact Angie Kaiser, Associate Professor of Social Work and Faculty Search Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.