University of Tasmania, Faculty of Arts
Professor / Associate Professor of Social Work
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Position:||Associate Professor, Full Professor|
The University of Tasmania was founded in 1890 on the best of academic traditions that embrace excellence and commitment to free enquiry in the creation and application of knowledge. Ranked in the top 2 percent of universities worldwide and in the top 10 research universities in Australia, the University has a strong and distinctive Tasmanian identity which underpins teaching and research that is international in scope, vision and standards.
The University is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual as Professor or Associate Professor of Social Work to provide academic leadership in teaching, research and community engagement in social work and undertake teaching and collaborative research in an area of research strength including: intercultural social work, risk, homelessness and the final stages of life. The social work program has a focus on social justice and human rights as core social work values.
Applicants will have a PhD and eligibility for membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers as well as a significant record of teaching, research and/or professional achievement in social work. Strong commitment to quality teaching and effective research training, demonstrated success in generating funding from a range of sources and proven leadership and effective relationship management skills are considered essential.
This is a continuing position located in Launceston. Travel to other campuses is required.
The closing date for applications is 11 April 2014. For further information and an application pack please contact Jandy Godfrey, Academic Search and Onboarding Manager, University of Tasmania on +61 3 6226 8589 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Primary Category:||Social Work
|Secondary Categories:||Social Sciences