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Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
MBT School of Social Work
Manoa Campus
Date Posted:
April 13, 2015
Closing Date:
Salary Information:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Other Conditions:
  • Part-time, for placement in lecturer pool, subject to availability of funding and actual staffing requirements
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach graduate and undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas of social work:
  2. Social work practice with individuals, groups, and/or communities and organizations
  3. Social welfare policy
  4. Research
  5. Human behavior and the social environment
  6. Children and families
  7. Mental health
  8. Health
  9. Gerontology
  10. Substance abuse
  11. Social work history
  12. General social work practice
Minimum Qualifications
  1. To teach non-practice classes: Master’s degree in social work or related field
  2. To teach practice classes: Master’s degree in social work from an accredited school or university plus two years of post-master’s practice experience in social work
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Teaching experience at the college level in one or more of the areas stated above
  2. At least two years of post-MSW social work related experience
  3. Work experience related to the area of teaching interest
  4. Ability or interest in teaching online courses
  5. Familiarity with multicultural issues in service provision

To Apply:
Submit cover letter addressing each of the minimum and desirable qualifications and a resume
  1. Jennifer Kishida/Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work
  2. 2430 Campus Road, Gartley Hall 203B
  3. Honolulu, HI 96822
  1. Jennifer Kishida; 808-956-3831;

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