Part-Time Lecturer Position
The Department of Social Work at California State University, Fullerton is searching
for qualified individuals who are interested in teaching master’s level courses in
the academic year of 2019-2020 as part-time lecturers. The Department offers a Master’s
Degree in Social Work, with concentrations in Child Welfare, Community Mental Health,
and Aging. For additional information, see http://hhd.fullerton.edu/MSW.
CSUF is located in the heart of ethnically and culturally diverse Orange County in Southern California and provides ample opportunities to work with students and professionals of diverse backgrounds. We seek candidates with expertise in the following areas.
MSW 596-MSW 597 Master’s Project Development:
The master’s capstone research project is designed to help students develop quantitative research skills by utilizing secondary data analysis. Projects courses are delivered in a two-semester sequence; MSW 596 (fall semester) and MSW 597 (spring semester). A one-year commitment to teach both courses is preferred. Depending on the experience and qualifications of candidates, the potential to teach multiple sections of the courses is possible.
To teach the capstone research course:
- Candidates must possess a doctoral degree in social work or a related field. Current doctoral students in social work or a related field, with ABD status, will be considered.
- A strong background in quantitative methodology in order to instruct students in inferential statistics and to guide students’ research projects is preferred.
- Successful candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching and research and a commitment to educating a diverse student population.
- Ability to communicate and work effectively with a wide and culturally diverse range of students, faculty, and staff.
The fall term begins in late August and ends in mid-December; the spring term runs from the end of January through the end of May.
Appointment and Salary
All part-time faculty appointments are made as Lecturers, under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the CSU system and the California Faculty Association. Initial appointments are for one semester only. Salaries vary depending upon qualifications. For a description of potential university benefits go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/documents/benefits/Faculty_BenEligibility.pdf
Interested candidates should send a CV or direct inquiries to Dr. David Chenot:
David Chenot, PhD, MDiv, LCSW
Chair, Department of Social Work
California State University, Fullerton
P.O. Box 6868
Fullerton, CA 92834-6868
The review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until positions are filled. Early application is strongly encouraged.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.