Call for Adjunct Professors
The School of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is soliciting part-time adjunct instructors for the BSW and MSW programs to teach one or two classes per semester starting with August 2012. Eligible applicants will be included in our pool of potential adjunct instructors. Becoming a member of the pool does not guarantee an appointment, but does ensure consideration for adjunct teaching opportunities based on the needs of the School of Social Work.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Teaching (3 hours per week)
- Grading papers
- Office hours for students (2 hours per week per course)
- Working from master syllabus developed by faculty
An MSW from an accredited social work program, minimum of two years’ experience post-MSW is required for teaching practice classes and expertise in the subject matter to be taught, LCSW or other certifications are preferred. A graduate degree in a related field or a J.D. may also be considered if the individual has expertise in a specific content area.
To ensure full consideration, please send a cover letter that addresses your interest in teaching as an adjunct instructor, area(s) of expertise, possible courses or content areas for which you are qualified, curriculum vita, and the name, address, and phone numbers of three references by May 31, 2012: to Kathy Dysart, University of Illinois, School of Social Work, 1010 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801. You may also visit http://www.socialwork.illinois.edu for information about the School.
The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer. The administration, faculty and staff embrace diversity and are committed to attracting qualified candidates who also embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu