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Social Work Assistant Professor - 094a.1415


Social Work


  • Qualified applicants must be motivated to teach in both BSW and MSW programs in at least three of the following curriculum areas: generalist practice, human behavior, research, policy practice, health care practice, mental health care practice and field practicum.
  • The positions also require student advising, engagement in creative and collaborative curriculum planning, contribution to published professional knowledge base and service to profession, community and university.
  • Potential for excellence in scholarly research and teaching with knowledge of undergraduate education for generalist social work practice is expected.
  • Demonstration of strengths-based perspective, collaborative work with community partners and experience with diverse groups is essential.


Candidates must hold MSW degree with a minimum of two years post-MSW professional social work practice experience. Candidates must also have a doctorate degree in social work or a related field.


Experience with competency-based education and mental health and/or health care social work practice.

Starting Date




Terms of Appointment

9 month contract, through Spring Interim

Application Deadline

Review of files will begin 11/14/2014, and continue until position is filled.

How to Apply

Submit a letter of application, vita, three current letters of recommendation, transcripts (official or photocopy), philosophy of teaching statement, and description of research agenda to:

Dr. Fredi Giesler
Search Committee Chair
Department of Social Work


The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and is an AA/EEO Employer.

Employment will require a criminal background check. UW Oshkosh complies with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act with regard to nondiscrimination on the basis of arrest and/or conviction record.

Filed under:

Human Resources - University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
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