TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS IN SOCIAL WORK
The Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank for fall 2017. We seek applicants with demonstrated expertise in any area applicable to social work, including children and youth, community practice, criminal justice, health social work, global social work, management, and mental health. The focus may be direct practice, policy, administration, or theoretical advancements with implications for social work.
Candidates should have an earned doctorate in social work or a related social science field; competence to teach at the master’s and PhD levels; and commitment to research, scholarly publications, and preparation of research proposals for external funding. Individuals eager for transdisciplinary collaboration, particularly with public health, are encouraged to apply.
The Brown School, a top-ranked school of social work in the country, aims to create positive social change through path-breaking research and educational excellence. Our intellectually exciting, collegial, and supportive environment fosters interdisciplinary and community-based collaboration and international research. The Brown School is home to 13 research centers, including a new center to advance science on individuals and families impacted by criminal justice system involvement, and a long-standing research training program in mental health services. Internationally recognized for its emphasis on evidence-based practice, our innovative curriculum features management training for all students and programmatic growth in international social work and community practice.
Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications. Applications are preferred prior to October 31, 2016; however, applications will be accepted until positions are filled by suitable candidates. Early application is encouraged. Candidates should submit a cover letter that includes a proposed research agenda, curriculum vitae, list of three professional references, and up to three writing samples. Please submit application materials electronically, in a single .pdf file, sequenced as listed above, to:
Chair, Personnel Advisory Committee
The Brown School - Washington University in St. Louis
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