Assistant Professor, Program Director for Bachelor of Social Work (Tenure Track)
ID: 7118009 (Ref.No. D202209)
Posted: December 12, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Candidates with a demonstrated commitment to supporting the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired. Applicants should be experienced with, and committed to, working with such a diverse population. The Department values diversity among its faculty and is committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community.
Rider University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice to begin on September 1, 2023. J
The Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice currently offers undergraduate majors in Sociology and Criminal Justice along with a minor in Social Work. We are now expanding our offering with the development of a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) to begin in the Fall of 2024.
We are seeking candidates who have previous experience in Social Work, either in an academic setting or in practice, who can assist with the development of the BSW program. The candidate will be involved in program development and assessment, including preparation for Council of Social Work and Education (CSWE) accreditation. The candidate must have an understanding of the CSWE Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards. Ideally, the candidate should have experience working with CSWE and a demonstrated commitment to the profession and practice of social work.
The candidate must have an understanding of the CSWE Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards. Ideally, the candidate should have experience working with CSWE and a demonstrated commitment to the profession and practice of social work.
- 2+ Years post-MSW Experience required
- Health and Medicine
- Education Policy
- Non-profit Management
- Children and Families
- Demonstrated experience building relationships with community partners
- Demonstrated experience working with state and local agencies
- Ability to work in a diverse setting
- Demonstrated experience in participatory research, mixed methods, or qualitative methodologies
Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience
About Rider University
Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.
Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.
Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.