The Rutgers University School of Social Work is currently seeking a non-tenure track (NTT) faculty member to coordinate the MSW program's Certificate in Aging and Health. The Certificate Program's primary goals are to educate master's level practitioners for careers in aging. The faculty member will teach 3 courses per year, develop and place students in field education settings, oversee student placement experience and honors projects, manage student experience in the certificate program, and represent the school and the certificate program in the University and the community, and contribute to curriculum development.
All NTT faculty members are expected to engage in scholarly/professional dissemination and service activities in accordance with their rank. This is a 12-month New Brunswick based position subject to contractual renewals. Salary, rank, and NTT track (teaching or professional practice) are commensurate with experience.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Minimum Requirements: Master’s Degree in Social Work; 4 years of post-MSW practice experience; practice expertise in the area of aging and health; record of excellence in teaching; ability to work with diverse constituencies and engage with a collegial and inclusive culture.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Preferred Qualifications: Doctorate degree (DSW or PhD) in social work or related field; work experience in higher education, experience working in government and/or social services, and a record of scholarly contributions; familiarity with inclusive pedagogy.
Posting Number: 20FA0132
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 110854
About Rutgers University
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