Fordham University — Associate / Full Professor, Graduate School of Social Service

Applicants are invited to apply for one full-time faculty position at the rank of Associate/Full Professor for an appointment that will begin September 2017. U.S. News and World Report have ranked the Graduate School of Social Service (GSS) at Fordham University in the top 10% in the nation. GSS is located in the heart of NYC at Lincoln Center and has campuses in Westchester and Long Island as well as international programs in London and Beijing. GSS offers a unique range of programs including a baccalaureate, masters and doctoral program, an asynchronous on- line MSW program and, in collaboration with the Graduate School of Business Administration, a Master of Science degree in Nonprofit Leadership. As an integral part of a Jesuit University, GSS educates and prepares social workers to serve diverse populations with a human rights and social justice framework. The Graduate School of Social Service is a collegial and supportive community of scholars recognized for their outstanding research and their collective dedication to teaching excellence.

We are seeking highly qualified individuals candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: healthcare, behavioral health, health care systems, or health disparities. Applicants who are committed to progressive curriculum development, innovative program development, and inter-professional research and collaboration will be given particular consideration.

Candidates must hold an MSW and a doctorate in social work or a related discipline. In addition candidates must have a significant record of research and scholarship commensurate with the rank of Associate or Full Professor. In keeping with GSS and Fordham University’s commitment to enhancing faculty diversity individuals from historically underrepresented populations are especially encouraged to apply.

Qualified applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a letter of interest highlighting their expertise in teaching and research, and two representative samples of publications or writing. All application materials should be sent directly to:

Maddy Cunningham, D.S.W., Chair, Initial Appointments Committee
Graduate School of Social Service, Fordham University
113 W. 60th Street
New York, NY 10023-7479
E-mail: cunningham@fordham.edu

Applications will be reviewed beginning September 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Early application is recommended.

FORDHAM, New York City’s Jesuit University is an independent Catholic university in the Jesuit tradition that welcomes applications from men and women of all backgrounds. Fordham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 


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