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May 12, 2016

BSW Coordinator/Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)




Social Work



BSW Coordinator/Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (9-months)



Commensurate with qualifications and experience


Position Available:

August 18, 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; must keep a minimum of ten office hours per week, teaching eight BSW or six MSW courses per academic year. 


Qualifications Desired:

A Ph.D. in Social Work and two years of post MSW social work practice experience and 20 semester hours of graduate work in a teaching field beyond the Master’s degree.  Also, faculty must be committed to quality-teaching and promoting a collaborative teaching-learning environment, productive scholarship and or creative achievement, an interest in meeting the needs of rural communities, and the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the department and university.


Application Deadline:

Open until filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer