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|Department Chair of Social Work Programs and Program Director, Master of Social Work|
|Hiring Status||Accepting Applications|
|Location||Twin Cities Campus|
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is seeking a Department Chair of Social Work Programs and Program Director for the Master of Social Work (MSW) program. The Department Chair and Program Director works within a community of professionals dedicated to providing relevant, rigorous, and relational academic experiences for learners. The role is accountable for overall department and program administration, faculty and curricular leadership, student advising, faculty professional development and university service activities. The position is responsible for ensuring program vitality and academic quality by balancing administrative and academic functions that support a rigorous approach to teaching clinical social work and meeting student learning goals. The person in this role must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution by understanding and supporting the alignment between the Lasallian core principles of Inclusive Community, Respect for All Persons, and Concern for the Poor and Social Justice; the National Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics; and the values of the Catholic Social Workers National Association.
The Department Chair's duties and responsibilities may include but not be limited to items in the following general areas:
The Chair and Program Director for the Master in Social Work is accountable for overall program administration, faculty and curricular leadership, and faculty professional development and university service activities.
Works with the Director of Curriculum and Assessment and School Dean to:
Professional Development and University Service
Works with School Dean to:
|Essential Skills and Abilities||
The selected candidate will have the following skills and abilities:
|The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.|
|Education and Experience||
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
|Additional Required Materials||Cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three professional references.|
|Application Review Date|
|Contact||Susan Jarosak, Interim Dean|
|Contract Length||12 Month|
|Other Details / Information|
|Work Sponsorship||This position is not eligible for work sponsorship|
|We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.