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NTT Faculty Position Teaching Series, Open Rank (Management and Policy)

Posted on August 20, 2019

Location: New Brunswick

The Rutgers University School of Social Work is currently seeking a non-tenure, teaching track (NTT) faculty member to help lead the School’s Management and Policy specialization. The specialization’s primary goal is to prepare master’s level social workers for leadership careers in management and policy at the local, state, and national level in non-profit and public service settings.

The faculty member will teach at least 6 courses per year, contribute to curriculum development, coordinate co-curricular programming related to the specialization, and represent the school and facilitate relationships with social welfare organizations and entities throughout the state. All NTT faculty members are expected to engage in scholarly/professional dissemination and service activities in accordance with their rank. This is a 10-month New Brunswick based position subject to contractual renewals. Rank appointment and salary is commensurate with experience.

RUSSW, ranked #17 among MSW programs in the nation, is among the largest and most diverse social work programs in the United States, offering BASW, MSW, DSW, and Ph.D. degrees to over 2,000 students across three campuses in Camden, Newark, and New Brunswick. Our MSW program is delivered in several innovative ways, including traditional campus, intensive weekend, online and blended options. Certificates in Aging, Addictions, and Violence Against Women and Children expand our curricular reach. RUSSW has several strong research centers, including the Center on Violence Against Women and Children, the Center for Prevention Science, the Center for Gambling Studies, the Center for Leadership and Management, the Huamin Research Center, as well as the Institute for Families, a multi-million-dollar partnership with NJ’s Departments of Human Services and Children and Families. 
Founded in 1766, Rutgers is the eighth-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, and a major research university. Rutgers is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), a federation of 62 leading research universities, and the Big Ten Academic Alliance, an academic consortium of Big 10 universities.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work; significant post-MSW leadership experience in social work management and/or policy; significant engagement with and positive reputation among local, state and national social welfare organizations; record of or potential for excellence in teaching; ability to work with diverse constituencies and engage with a collegial and inclusive culture.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree (DSW or PhD) in social work or related field; work experience in higher education; professional experience in NJ state government: record of scholarly contributions.

For more information and to apply, follow this link or visit jobs.rutgers.edu and reference posting number 19FA1953.

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