Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.
The Department of Sociology & Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning September 1, 2017 for our new B.A. program in Human Services, which will be delivered at our Camden campus. The successful candidate will coordinate the new program, teach courses within the B.A. in Human Services, assist with securing field placements for students, and lead accreditation efforts. Areas of teaching expertise include one or more of the following: Child and Family Welfare, Gerontology, Clinical Substance Abuse, and Case Management. Other teaching specializations will be considered. Candidates are expected to demonstrate teaching effectiveness; develop and maintain an active scholarly agenda, including peer-reviewed publications and the potential to obtain external funding; and participate in departmental initiatives such as developing and teaching online courses and aligning curriculum with community college partners. A Ph.D./DSW by the time of appointment is required, but other terminal degrees related to Human Services will be considered. Candidates who are Human Services Board Certified Practitioners are especially encouraged to apply.
A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cul...tural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.