The Master of Social Work (MSW) Program at University of the Pacific, School of Health Sciences, in Sacramento, California invites applicants to apply for a full-time, 11-month Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor position with responsibilities in field education.
The MSW Program offers a specialized practice concentration in health care social work, with opportunities for students to focus further in health-related areas such as mental health and aging. The curriculum follows the competency-based education model of the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and integrates inter-professional and simulation lab training activities.
Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Academic: Classroom teaching of field and practice courses under the direction of the Field Director and Program Director, respectively. • Field Education: Providing (a) field liaison support to students, field instructors and agencies, and (b) classroom teaching of field seminar courses. • Other Academic Duties: Academic advising and career mentoring, participation in course assignments in a team teaching environment, guiding student directed scholarly work, and establishing a personal program of scholarly activity. • Participation in department meetings, college and university committees, and state and/or national organizations. • Participation in the CSWE accreditation process.
Essential Qualifications • Must hold a master’s degree in social work from a program that is accredited by the Council on Social Work. • Minimum of 3 years of post-MSW experience in health care. • Clinical supervision/field instruction experience with MSW students and graduates. • Clinical social work licensure or eligibility for licensure. • Ability to work as a team with administrators, fellow faculty, staff, and students.
For additional information about this position, please visit the University of the Pacific careers website.
About University of the Pacific
Drawing on its rich legacy as the oldest chartered university in California, Pacific is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. Our student body thrives in Pacific's small classes and dynamic cultural environment, while our distinguished alumni are transforming their communities every day.
University of the Pacific is a nationally ranked university with a long tradition of dedicated teaching, small class sizes, practical experience and vibrant residential life. The breathtaking main campus in Stockton, California is home to seven schools and colleges, with more than 80 majors and programs of study. Pacific also has the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento and the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Total university enrollment is nearly 7,000, with 3,757 undergraduates in an average class size of 19 and a student/faculty ratio of 14:1. Eighty-seven percent of students come from California, with 35 other states and 25 foreign countries also represented.