The University of Iowa, School of Social Work seeks a clinical assistant professor (academic year appointment) in the Iowa City Campus to coordinate the University's undergraduate Certificate in Critical Cultural Competence (CCCC) Program and to teach Discrimination, Oppression, and Diversity; Foundations of Critical Cultural Competency; and Integrative Seminar in Critical Cultural Competence. The position also involves recruiting, advising and mentoring students in the CCCC Program.
The School of Social Work offers programs at the B.A., M.S.W., and Ph.D. levels with faculty scholarship foci in the areas of aging, child welfare, health and mental health, and culturally competent social work practice. In addition to programs on our main Iowa City campus, we offer a BASW program in Des Moines, and MSW programs in Des Moines, Quad Cities and Sioux City. The School is committed to integrating human diversity and cultural competence in all aspects of teaching and practice.
MSW degree from a CSWE accredited program, in hand by the start date.
A minimum of three years post-graduate level practice experience.
Demonstrated potential for teaching courses in cultural competency, diversity, discrimination and oppression.
Leadership or advocacy experience working with or on behalf of marginalized or oppressed groups.
Potential for professional productivity through activities that might include, but are not limited to, conference presentations, professional consultation, outreach activities, publications, or membership on state or regional boards or professional organizations.
Five or more years post-graduate level practice experience.
Demonstrated experience in classroom teaching or training in cultural competency, diversity, discrimination and oppression.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical ce...nters and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.