Mississippi Valley State University

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March 31, 2014

Instructor/BSW Field Coordinator




Social Work



Instructor/BSW Field Coordinator


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (9-months)



Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Position Available:

August 2014


Job Description:


Teach traditional and non-traditional students; contribute to the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance; contribute to the development of learning materials; collaborate with colleagues and community agencies to develop field internships for students enrolled in field; supervise undergraduate or graduate teaching, internship, and research work; keep abreast of developments in the field of social work; plan, evaluate, and revise curricula, course content, course materials, and methods of instruction; participate in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities; participate in student orientation, convocations, and other departmental and university activities; write grant proposals to procure internal or external research funding; engage in committee assignments, research and or other scholarly and professional activities;   

Qualifications Required:

Master of Social Work Degree; two years of post MSW social work practice experience; must be committed to quality-teaching and promoting a collaborative teaching-learning environment, and have an interest in meeting the needs of rural communities; must have the ability to maintain effective collegial communication, professional interaction, and functional relations within the Academic Department and University


Application Deadline:

Open until position is filled.


Application Procedure:

Send employment application, vitae, academic transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation to:

Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Hwy 82 West

Itta Bena, MS  38941




Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer