• Field Director

    Mount St. Joseph University
    Job Description

    The Department of Sociology and Social Work at Mount St. Joseph University invites applications for a Field Director position starting August 1. This is a full time, 9-month, Assistant Professor of Social Work faculty position that includes 75% instructional responsibilities and 25% field education administration to coordinate all aspects of the field program.


    The Director of Field Education administers the Social Work Field Education Program (practicum) for the MSJ social work program, including program management, supervision, and ensuring compliance with all CSWE Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards regarding field education. As faculty, the Field Director will teach undergraduate social work courses, which are held in the evenings and on Saturdays. Faculty members are expected to provide service to the department, division, and university.  As well as other duties that are assigned.


    The minimum requirements for the position are an MSW degree from a CSWE-accredited social work program, a minimum of 5 years of social work practice experience, program administration or program development experience, and previous teaching experience.

    Ideal candidates will have a social work license and comprehensive knowledge of the Cincinnati tri-state area social service agencies. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to student-centered pedagogy, engaged learning, commitment to service and social justice, experience working with students from historically marginalized groups and/or first-generation college students.


    Must be legally eligible to work in the United States, without sponsorship from the University, under the Immigration Reform and Control Act.

    A demonstrated ability and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.


    To apply, please upload e-note, curriculum vitae/resume, and contact information with three professional references on our website..

    A review of applications will begin on May 20th, 2019. and continue until the position is filled.

    Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Jennifer Withrow, Director of the Social Work program.

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    Mount St. Joseph University is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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