Mississippi Valley State University

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August 21, 2014

Director/MSW Field Coordinator/Assistant Professor




Social Work



Director of MSW Field Coordinator/Assistant Professor


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (12-months)



Commensurate with qualifications and experience


Position Available:



Job Description:


The Director of MSW Field Coordinator/Assistant Professor should be able to teach in both the foundation and advanced areas of human behavior, practice, research, policy, and diversity. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to teaching traditional and non-traditional students, at an on or off-campus site on week days or nights and or Saturdays; must teach six (BSW) or three (MSW) courses per academic year; contributes to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum; assists in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining interpersonal relationships and developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others, and maintaining them over time; will participate in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities, including engaging in committee assignments, research and/or other scholarly and professional activities, presentations, publications grant writing, etc.; must abide by and ensure compliance with all departmental and University policies and procedures.


Qualifications Desired:

This position requires 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, and have 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