Assistant Professor - Fieldwork Coordinator

Winston-Salem State University

United States

February 15, 2022


Position Details Position Classification Title Assistant Professor

FLSA Exempt Position Class (Extract From Banner or PA) 80091 EPA Position Type Faculty JCAT 201000

Primary Purpose of the Position

The position is a nine-month tenure-track Assistant Professor of Social Work in the Department of Social Work in the School of Health Sciences (SOHS) with a start date of

August 2022. The primary responsibility of this role will be to serve as Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Field Director. Job responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing BSW Field Education Program.
  • Maintaining relationships with current placements and finding new ones (within North Carolina and throughout the state if needed).
  • Maintain and become fluent in using the Exaat platform and serving as a point of contact.
  • Keeping track of field documents (i.e., learning contracts, articulation agreements, timesheets, etc.)
  • Teach 2-3 courses a semester.
  • Primarily responsible for site visits each semester.
  • Serve as faculty advisor, mentoring and coaching students inside and outside the classroom
  • Producing scholarly research that results in publication in peer-reviewed journals within the Social Work discipline or within journals that promote the teaching and learning of Social Work
  • Facilitating presentations at well-respected professional conferences
  • Engaging in the procurement of extramural funds with interdisciplinary teams.
  • Participating in departmental, college, and university service as well as engaging in service to one's professional discipline and the larger Winston-Salem and Forsyth County community.
  • Working Position Title Assistant Professor - Fieldwork Coordinator

    Building and Room No.

    Anderson Center C017

    Appointment Type Permanent Full-Time If Time Limited. No Appointment Length. 9-months Position Number 001029

    Position required to work during periods of adverse weather or other emergencies No

    Normal Work Schedule

    Monday – Friday 8-5 pm

    Department Required Skills

    Faculty in the Department of Social Work seek exceptional candidates who demonstrate a commitment to excellence in serving as director of the BSW undergraduate Field Education Program and serving students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The following qualifications and skills are required for this position:

  • Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in social work (or related field) from a four-year regionally accredited institution.
  • Candidates must have an MSW from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited university (licensure is also preferred) with at least 2 years post-Master's experience.
  • At least two years of teaching experience at the baccalaureate level.
  • Demonstrated ability to leverage various technologies that engage students in the learning process.
  • Evidence of situating undergraduate candidates in undergraduate research experiences or experiences engaging students in study abroad, internship opportunities, or community engagement.
  • Demonstrated ability of participating in interdisciplinary teaching and research collaborations at the university, across universities, or within the broader community.
  • Evidence of research and scholarly contributions to the Social Work discipline.
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity in a diverse educational community.
  • Demonstrated commitment to personal growth and development via engagement in professional organizations and professional conferences.
  • Evidence of effective written and verbal communication skills along with effective interpersonal skills.
  • Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education

    We welcome candidates with a background in social work, micro/macro-level social work, community engagement as well as demonstrated commitment to diversity, social justice, innovation, and collaboration in working with schools and university colleges.

    Required License or Certification Valid US Driver's License No Commercial Driver's License Required No Physical Required No List any other medical/drug tests required

    Primary Responsibilities and Duties

    Primary Responsibilities and Duties

    Describe the specific job duties related to this competency

    Teaching, Advising, and Field Experience Supervision

  • The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in Social Work using face-to-face and online methodologies.
  • Provide leadership and direction of field practicum and leadership in community outreach programs.
  • Provide engaging and relevant assignments for students with learning outcomes applicable to the field.
  • Provide each student with clear course expectations, evaluations, timelines, and an approved syllabus.
  • Integrate “high impact practices” in their instructional delivery
  • Complete grade books, mid-term, and final grade submission learning assessments, and final exam assessments on a timely basis, and respond to student questions in a timely manner.
  • Engage in effective student academic advising throughout the academic year.
  • Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

  • Must have an active research agenda.
  • Conduct and maintain an active line of scholarly research within the Social Work discipline that results in publications in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Participate with interdisciplinary teams to procure sponsored research that advances the research agenda.
  • Must facilitate presentations at well-respected local, state, national, and international professional conferences and meetings within the healthcare management discipline.
  • University, Professional, and Community Service and Engagement

  • Attend consistently departmental and College meetings.
  • Participate in service activities for the department, university, and community.
  • Collaborate with community stakeholders and other professional organizations.
  • Maintain membership in discipline-specific professional organizations.
  • Assist discipline-specific professional organizations with reviews of conference proposals, peer-reviewed journal articles, and other professional engagement opportunities.
  • Serve on community-oriented committees, boards, and commissions relative to Social Work.
  • Percentage Of Time 100

    Posting Details Internal Posting Only No

    Position Type Faculty Time Limited Position No Appointment Length


    Salary Commensurate with education and experience Open Date 12/06/2021 Close Date 02/15/2022 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions Summary

    Please Note: This Position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and T&E requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. The application must be completed in full detail (including work history) for your qualifications to be considered. Failure to complete the application completely may result in you not being considered for the vacant position. Your application for the position will not be complete until you receive an online confirmation number at the end of the process of applying for a position.

    Supplemental Questions

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  • How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
  • Public Job Posting
  • Internal Job Posting
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  • Applicant Document

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Letter of Reference 1
  • Letter of Reference 2
  • Letter of Reference 3
  • Optional Documents

  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Other Document
  • Unofficial Transcript
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