Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor in Social Work
Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)
Department/Unit: Department of Social Work
Closing Date: Until the post(s) is/are is filled
Applicants should (i) have a PhD degree; (ii) be registered social workers; (iii) have professional expertise or substantial working experience in micro or macro social work practice; and (iv) have an outstanding academic record (teaching and research work).
The appointee will teach a range of courses in research/practice/policy areas (e.g. community work, macro social work theories and practice, social welfare policy and planning, social enterprise and administration, gerontology, rehabilitation, social work research and cross-cultural social work studies). Duties include (a) teaching for day-time and evening programmes; (b) academic research and publication; and (c) undertaking administrative service.
Appointment(s) will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing January 2018, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later. Outstanding candidates for Professor rank may be considered for substantive appointment forthwith.
[Note: Those who have responded to previous advertisements for the same openings (under reference no.160001CX & 160001PY) are under consideration and need not re-apply in this instance.]