School of Social Work

Assistant BSW Coordinator - Onslow/Lecturer

Onslow Campus (Jacksonville, NC)

Vacancy # 13F075
Position # 6778

The School of Social Work (SSW) at the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for a twelve-month EPA position at the Lecturer rank for appointment beginning Fall 2013.  This position would be located at the UNCW Onslow Extension Campus in Jacksonville, NC, serving as the primary contact for the BSW Program on the Extension Campus, and would oversee the administrative functioning of the academic program. 

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching courses in social work, serving on School and College committees, and working closely with the BSW Coordinator to coordinate the functioning of the Onslow BSW social work program. Included responsibilities are overseeing and processing student admissions; conducting recruitment of prospective students; coordinating advising of extension students; and facilitating regular collaboration and communication between full-time and part-time faculty, staff, students, and Jacksonville and surrounding communities.

Qualifications include a Master’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited program and two years of practice experience.  Qualified candidates will also possess administrative experience, preferably in an academic setting. Experience teaching and working with students in a college setting is preferred. Candidates who show attention to detail, the ability to manage multiple tasks at the same time, and experience with diverse populations are especially encouraged to apply.  

The School of Social Work has a collegial and collaborative faculty who care deeply about teaching, scholarship, meaningful service, and regional engagement. The SSW offers both the BSW and MSW programs from the strengths perspective, with emphasis on practice labs, small classes, and specially reinforced field instruction. The MSW program has a clinical concentration, specialized coursework in solution-focused, cognitive-behavioral, and motivational theories.

UNCW is a growing comprehensive university with 13,000 students committed to teaching, scholarship, and service. The larger UNCW College of Health and Human Services in which the School is housed encourages synergy among nursing, social work, and other applied human sciences. The beautiful 640-acre main campus in Wilmington is located just minutes from a historic downtown, Intracoastal Waterway, and the Atlantic Ocean. The UNCW Onslow Extension Campus, in Jacksonville, NC, is home to a major military community, with Camp Lejeune, MCAS Cherry Point, and MCAS New River nearby. 

Please complete the online application process available on the Web at http://consensus.uncw.edu. A letter of application, curriculum vita, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to Dr. Jill Fegley, Search Committee Co-Chair, and attached to the online application – not emailed or mailed. Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are required. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by April 14, 2013; however, applications will continue to be considered until the position is filled.   For questions regarding the online application process, contact Helene Harris at (910) 962-3872.  For questions about the position, contact Dr. Stacey Kolomer, Search Committee Co-Chair, at kolomers@uncw.edu or (910) 962-2853.

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.


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