Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

United States

February 22, 2022


Posting Information Department SW-School of Social Work - 380100

Posting Open Date 10/01/2021 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track Vacancy ID FAC0003662 Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent Hours per week FTE Position Location Hiring Range Proposed Start Date 07/01/2022

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit

Position Summary

The School of Social Work at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites nominations and applications for two tenure-track, open rank positions for appointments that will be made at the level of assistant, associate, or full professor. Candidates should have an exceptional record of externally funded research, publications, and teaching, all in relation to career stage. As a public research university, we embrace the translation of evidence in service to our state, the nation, and in international settings. These nine- month faculty positions will start July 1, 2022.

At Carolina, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are the cornerstones of excellence. We seek a pool of applicants with varied backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous, applied, and transformative scholarship. We welcome applications from individuals whose research advances knowledge relevant to social work practice and policy across a range of substantive areas. This includes applicants whose research examines the intersection of systems and policies that may perpetuate racially, socially, and economically unjust conditions, as well as applicants whose research is focused on groups that have been systematically excluded.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Applicants must possess a doctorate in social work or a related field. Degrees in social work are preferred; post-MSW practice experience is highly valued.

Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

Candidates should have an exceptional record of externally funded research, publications, and teaching, all in relation to career stage.

Special Physical/Mental Requirements Campus Security Authority Responsibilities Special Instructions

Applications should be submitted online at: https: // Applications should include a cover letter; curriculum vitae; and the names of four-to-six persons who can provide the equivalent of peer-review evaluations of the candidate's research and scholarship. (If selected for interview, four letters of evaluation are required. References will be contacted only at later stages of the search process.)

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Department Contact Telephone or Email Academic Personnel Office Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

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  • What is your highest degree?
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  • DVM
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