Lecturer in Social Work

Qatar (QA)
07 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
10 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lecturer in Social Work

Duties & Responsibilities   

The Department of Social Sciences, Social Work Program, at Qatar University, Doha, invites applications for a full time position at the level of Lecturer in Social Work to begin August 2015. The position is three years renewable. We are seeking a broadly trained Social Worker with good experience in internship and practicum coordination, demonstrated teaching excellence and a commitment to scholarship.

Candidates should be committed to excellence in teaching and capable of involving undergraduate students in their research program. Candidates must be ABD or have a Ph.D. in Social Work to be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with strong quantitative and/or qualitative research skills who have a track record of excellent publication and possess the potential and willingness to collaborate with faculty within and across departmental divisions. Priority will be given to candidates who are fluent in both Arabic and English and have the potential to attract extramural funding.

Duties & Responsibilities

1. Teach courses to undergraduate students in Arabic

2. Advise undergraduate students

3. Collaborate with faculty on research within and across departments

4. Provide service to the department, university, profession, and community

5. Publish in peer-reviewed journals.

6. Seek and obtain extramural funding.
1. ABD or Ph.D. in Social Work.

2. Teaching experience.

3. Publication with clear research agenda.

4. Fluent in both Arabic and English.

Selection Criteria

Preference will be given to candidates who have:

1. Excellent teaching record.

2. Track record publication.

3. Strong quantitative and/or qualitative research skills.

Required Documents   

1. Current Curriculum Vitae.

2. Cover letter.

3. Teaching, research, and service philosophy.

4. Three referees’ contact information (physical and email addresses as well their telephones contact).

5. Copy of highest earned credential (transcript of highest degree if graduated from an institution where course work was completed. However, if no course work was completed, an copy of certificate letter from the registrar of your highest credential granting institution regarding your highest academic degree).

6. Any additional documentation that you feel is relevant to your application.

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