Salisbury University s (SU) School of Social Work is accepting applications for the Site Coordinator/Clinical Assistant Professor of social work programs at the Eastern Shore Higher Education Center (ESHEC). This position is located in Wye Mills, Maryland and will begin when filled.
Accredited since 1975 and offering both Undergraduate and Graduate degrees, Salisbury University s School of Social Work is one of the most dynamic and rapidly growing programs in Maryland. Seated within the College of Health and Human Services, the School serves 800 students with nearly thirty full-time faculty. The MSW program is the largest graduate program at SU and is seen as a university pioneer in providing non-traditional academic programming. The School also supports an undergraduate dual degree program (Social Work and Sociology) with a geographically close Historically Black University, which is still lauded as one of its kind in the country.
Primary Job Duties: ESHEC Site Coordinator is a full-time clinical faculty member and responsible for providing leadership and oversight of the day-to-day operations to the ESHEC social work satellite option along with teaching responsibilities (2-2) within the School of Social Work. This twelve-month position reports to the Director of the School of Social Work.
Minimum Qualifications: A CSWE-accredited master s in social work degree; two years post graduate practice experience; and hold a social work license.
Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess experience in a leadership and/or administrative position overseeing a program; experience in providing effective teaching and classroom management strategies in distance and online modalities which enhance the success of diverse learners; experience with innovative teaching approaches with a strong social justice and anti-racist practice focus; and knowledge of learning management systems (e.g. Canvas). Candidates that reflect the diversity of the School s student population and surrounding community are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applications received by March 7, 2022 will be given first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin when filled. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/HR/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.
To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) A letter of interest; 2) diversity statement that discusses demonstrated efforts and accomplishments, 3) curriculum vitae, and 4) the names and phone numbers of at least three professional references. If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Co-chairs, Dr. Sook Kim (SHKIM@salisbury.edu) and Anne Chillingworth-Shaffer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The School of Social Work is committed to providing accessible, cutting-edge social work education to students locally and globally and is known as a leading innovator on campus. Over the past decade the School has branched out throughout the state by establishing four satellite sites across the state of Maryland, which allows students who, otherwise, would be unable to leave their community to attend a more traditional program. Since 2014, in collaboration with a sister institution and under a contract with the Department of Defense, the School of Social Work provides the social work education for military-connected undergraduate and graduate students in Europe. Most recently, the School of Social Work launched a regional online MSW option and has dramatically increased the number of study abroad options for all of its students.
Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C. SU is consistently ranked among the nation s top colleges and best values by U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review and other publications. SU has 416 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8700.
Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/.