The Department of Human Resources

Temporary, Part-Time Faculty Position in Social Work

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

This is a posting for consideration by PASSHE faculty with rights under Article 29 of the Agreement between APSCUF and PASSHE.

The Department of Social Work invites applications for one half-time, temporary faculty position for Academic Year 2017-2018.  The position is available for teaching SWK 328: Child Welfare and Social Work Practice, SWK 538-540: Family Group Decision Making, as well as supervise student internships. In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service.  Required: an MSW degree with five years of post-MSW practice and at least on year of teaching experience in child welfare.  Successful interview and demonstration of teaching effectiveness are required.  Please send letter of interest, vita, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to: Dr. Yasoda Sharma, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Social Work, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530.  Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.