Florida Atlantic University Assistant Professor in Boca Raton, Florida
Classification Title:Assistant Professor
Working Title:Assistant Professor
Work Days And Hours:N/A
Job Posting Date:10-12-2017
Job Close Date:01-02-2018
Position Summary:The Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work at Florida Atlantic University welcomes applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, with a start date of August 2018.
Eligible Applicants:All (Internal and External)
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Minimum Qualification:Applicants must possess the following qualifications:
DSW, PhD in Social Work, or earned doctorate in a closely related field (all-but-dissertation doctoral students who are close to completion will be considered).
MSW from an accredited school of social work, and a minimum two years post-MSW clinical practice experience.
Commitment to social work values, including service, integrity and social justice.
Demonstrate teaching, research and scholarship skills, as well as the beginning record of scholarly publications.
Capacity for developing funded research.
Collegial attitude and interest in collaborating with social workers and allied professionals.
Special Instructions to the Applicant:This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice.
All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website (https://jobs.fau.edu) by completing the Faculty, Administrative, Managerial & Professional Position Application and submitting the related documents.
Our application site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. In addition to completing the online application, please upload the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of official transcripts scanned into an electronic format. Every applicant may upload a maximum of 6 documents. The maximum size for each document is 2MB. If you have more than 6 documents to be attached, we recommend that you combine two (2) or more items into one (1) document prior to uploading.
Transcripts for faculty positions must be an official copy scanned into an electronic format and attached to the application. Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned and electronically attached to the application.
An unofficial transcript may be used during the hiring process to assure that the prospective faculty member may be credentialed for the courses they are expected to teach. An official transcript sent directly from the institution is required for the Provost's credential file prior to the first day of employment. Similarly, for degrees from outside the United States, the evaluation by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts) is required for the Provost's credential file prior to the first day of class.
A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to funding.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation, please call 561-297-3057.
Quicklink for Posting:jobs.fau.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=62784
Florida Atlantic University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action/equal access institution and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.