Assistant Professors – Social Work Program
Faculty of Health and Community Studies

The Social Work Program within the Faculty of Health and Community Studies at MacEwan University invites applications for full-time assistant professor positions. Requirements for these positions include social work teaching experience at a post-secondary level and a demonstrated ability to engage in research and willingness to engage in scholarly activity. Applicants will have knowledge in adult learning theory, curriculum design, and the capacity to teach in multiple learning environments.

Faculty members are required to teach a broad range of social work courses including field placement coordination and supervision. Preference will be given to applicants with a completed PH.D (or completion within one year) in social work or a related discipline. All applicants must have a MSW, substantive social work practice experience, and be eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers.

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong teaching skills, a commitment to anti-oppressive practice, a passion for teaching undergraduate students, and a willingness to engage in service to the program, university and community.

Applicants will need to submit the following documents when Applying Online:

• current curriculum vitae
• letter outlining your interest in the position
• names of three references

Inquiries regarding your application material please email with the Subject Title – Competition No. Position Title, Applicant’s Last Name, First Name.

Applicants selected for an interview will be asked to submit a statement of their teaching philosophy, provide evidence of content expertise, and demonstrate teaching skills along with the capacity to engage in scholarly activity.

This position is included under the Faculty Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Continuing
Salary Commensurate with education and experience
Closing Date Open until suitable candidate(s) are found
Competition No. 14.09.130
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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