School of Social Work, McGill University

Position ID:McGill-School of Social Work-APIFG [#8783]
Position Title: Assistant Professor
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Montreal, Quebec H3A2A7, Canada [map]
Subject Areas: Social Work / Social Work Practice, Group Practice, Practice with Individuals & Families
Starting Date:2017/08/01
Appl Deadline:2017/02/14 (posted 2017/01/06)
Position Description:    

The McGill University School of Social Work invites applications for a full‐time tenure‐track position with an expected start date on August 1st 2017. Appointment is expected to be at the rank of Assistant Professor, but appointment at a higher rank is possible under exceptional circumstances. The successful candidates will have at least three years of direct practice experience with individuals, families or groups, the ability to maintain an active funded research agenda, and a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate teaching. Candidates must have an established record of scholarship and teaching. A Ph.D. in social work or a related field is required. A BSW or MSW degree, eligibility for OTSTCFQ membership and fluency in French are assets. The School is committed to diversity and equity; it welcomes applications from visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, and others who may contribute to diversification.

This appointment forms part of the academic renewal of the School of Social Work which includes seven recent faculty appointments and two Canada Research Chairs; the development of Canada’s first Masters in Couple and Family Therapy within a School of Social Work; an expanded doctoral program; a generalist BSW curriculum; and an MSW offering three specialist streams (children and families, health and social care, and international and community development). The School is the home of the Centre for Research on Children and Families (CRCF), the CREGES-McGill Social Gerontology Centre, the International Community Action Network (ICAN) and the Centre for Research on Children, War, Violence & Arts-based Technologies (CREATE). For further information on the School of Social Work and McGill University, please visit our website at: http://www.mcgill.ca/socialwork.

Home to McGill, Montreal is a great cosmopolitan city, which attracts people from around the world who are drawn by its charm, its cultural diversity, and European ambience. McGill is a world‐class university, consistently recognized by McLean’s magazine as the top university in Canada, and ranked amongst the top 30 universities in the world by the QS World University rankings.

Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, examples of published work, and three letters of reference. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on February 15th 2017 and will continue to do so until a suitable candidate is found.

McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


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And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
mcgill.ca/socialwork
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McGill School of Social Work
3506 University Street, Room 300
Montreal, Quebec CANADA
H3A 2A7

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