College of Professional Programs

Assistant Professor of Master of Social Work (MSW)

Alvernia University's College of Professional Programs invites applicants for a tenure track faculty appointment in the MSW Program beginning August 2020.  The MSW Program is under development and pursuing the Council of Social Work Education (CSWE) accreditation candidacy status for two Alvernia University locations in Reading and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The MSW Program faculty must hold a MSW with a doctorate in social work or related field preferred.  The ideal candidate will have clinical practice experience in behavioral health/addiction and is licensed to practice Social Work in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  

Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to teach using multiple pedagogical approaches including online technologies, have a defined area of scholarly development, and demonstrated history of developing cohesive teams with positive outcomes with internal and external stakeholders.

How to Apply:


Candidates should send a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three current professional references to human.resources@alvernia.edu or mail to Alvernia University, Attn: Human Resources, 400 Saint Bernardine Street, Reading PA 19607. 

We are seeking candidates who are committed to excellence of inclusion through teaching our diverse student population and working with the Alvernia community across a wide range of disciplines.  Alvernia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to Franciscan values and achieving excellence through diversity and inclusion.

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