Masters Social Work (MSW) Program Adtalem Global Education. Company Description. Chamberlain University has a 130-year history and the mission to educate, empower, and embolden diverse healthcare professionals who advance the health of people, families, communities, and nations. We’re 99,000 strong, with 31,000 students and 68,000 alumni armed with the skills, passion, and determination to make a difference in today’s complex healthcare environment. By living Chamberlain Care®, we’ve built a culture in which colleagues and students thrive and we graduate extraordinary healthcare professionals who transform the health of people worldwide. Our regionally accredited University is comprised of the College of Nursing and the College of Health Professions. Our College of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at 23 campuses and online post-licensure degree programs and certificates including RN to BSN, RN to MSN, a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) with six Specialty Tracks, and a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). Our College of Health Professions offers online options with a Master of Public Health degree, Public Health Certificate programs, and a Master of Social Work degree. Learn more about Chamberlain University, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.chamberlain.edu.. #IND1. Job Description. Chamberlain University seeks to welcome Online Part-Time Professors to teach in our Master of Social Work program in the areas of: non-Western practice; research; statistics. The Master of Social Work degree program is aimed at developing and empowering students to be agents of social change in their communities and throughout the world.. We invite qualified candidates to apply today for the following subjects: . MSW507 - Research Methods & Applications. . - This course develops knowledge and skills needed for using research evidence to inform practice and policy. Topics covered include key research methods and statistics, program evaluation concepts and critical thinking skills related to making professional decisions about research information. Students develop experience in analyzing research and its use within specific practice contexts and with diverse individuals, families and communities.. MSW511 - Social Work in a Multicultural Society. - This is a foundation course in which students engage in in-depth discussions and discourse in areas of race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, class, culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation and power and privilege. Students will explore the meaning and value of such concepts as culture, ethnicity, bias and cultural competence as they relate to various psychological issues. While engaging in personal reflection and introspection, students will deconstruct the role of power and privilege and its impact on oppression and marginalization of clients and communities. At the completion of this course, students will understand the importance of social workers developing competence in providing evidence-based contextually and culturally relevant assessments and interventions for individuals, families, groups and communities.. MSW512 - Direct Practice II (Families, Groups, Communities, Organizations). . - This course completes the direct practice sequence. This course exposes students to advanced principles of Motivational Interviewing (MI) and teaches students how to apply these principles to complex problems and scenarios involving, families, groups, communities and organizations. Students in this course will concentrate on the application of evidence-based practice theories and group work models consistent with MI and ecological perspectives. Using MI as it theoretical base, students will demonstrate clinical practice skills in the assessment, intervention and evaluation of family systems and groups. This course will focus on the influence of social work professional values in working with families and on group work practice. At the completion of this course, students will be prepared to demonstrate knowledge, values, skills and cognitive and affective processes relating to direct practice with families, groups, communities and organizations. Students will complete an immersion experience at the end of this course.. MSW514 - Human Behavior II in the Social Environment II. - This advanced course is designed to prepare students for clinical social work practice that reflects an advanced understanding of life-span development and socio-psychological identity development in individuals, families, groups and communities. Throughout this course, students will use their learning around life-span development and socio-psychological identity development to understand human behavior and, particularly, individual and family functioning within the environmental context. With an emphasis on ethical practice in social work, this course gives students the opportunity to use this information to inform their assessments, evaluations, interventions and advocacy for their clients.. The successful professor will: . Inspire students to complete their program by providing regular, meaningful feedback about their academic performance, development and participation while encouraging them to engage fully in their education. Engage students in meaningful asynchronous threaded discussions at least 4 days per week, moderating participation, evaluating responses and rationales, and responding to questions or comments. Evaluate academic progress and comprehension of course content through assigning and grading quizzes, exams and writing assignments. Exhibit care by displaying behaviors respect and professionalism, creating a culture that fosters collaboration, cooperation and respect among all. Be readily available to meet the needs of a student body that is diverse in age, culture and academic preparation. Identify and embrace opportunities to enhance student engagement by reaching out to students in need and responding quickly to requests for help. Bring your professional experience to life through professional development, introducing industry perspective into courses and sharing information about social work trends and opportunities with students. Promote student success by demonstrating flexibility in style, schedule, and exhibiting your passion for teaching by devoting time and energy to improve scholarly excellence and subject matter expertise. Foster a positive learning environment by maintaining accurate records, submitting grades on time, and enforcing academic policies. Use course-related software and technology effectively, including Websites, e-mail, and online discussions for preparing the course and making it accessible to students.. Model effective oral and written communications that engage the students, provide clarity, and improve student learning.. Set clear expectations for the course by publishing course terminal objectives, assignment/examinations dates, and weight the distribution of various evaluation categories.. Ensure that the content and level of material included on exams correspond to the course terminal objectives.. Qualifications. You are encouraged to apply for this opportunity if you meet the following requirements:. A doctorate (Ph.D. or DSW) in Social Work or very closely related field (required) . and. CSWE-accredited MSW degree are required to be considered for this position.. A minimum of 3 years college-level teaching experience is required. Current or very recent professional experience required in the field of instruction as described in the course descriptions. Possess genuine passion for education and lifelong learning. Have exceptional subject matter expertise as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. Are eager to serve students and colleagues with passion, respect and care. Operate with a sense of responsibility and purpose with the desire to enrich colleagues, students and the broader community. Have a strong work ethic, learn from mistakes, build positive spirit and always look for a better way. Put the team first, appreciate diverse points of view, assume positive intent, collaborate and communicate openly. Are able to provide official transcripts for all earned degrees from a regionally accredited institution (or equivalency if degree is earned from a non-domestic institution).. Additional Information. Chamberlain Visiting Professor Position - Online:. . In support of the pay transparency laws enacted across the country, the expected compensation rate for this position is between $850/Earned Credit Hour to $1,950/Earned Credit Hour, depending on the candidate’s education and experience. Actual pay may be adjusted based on job-related factors permitted by law, such as type of course taught; experience and training; geographic location; licensure and certifications; market factors; departmental budgets; and responsibility. Our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer any questions you may have, and we look forward to learning more about your salary requirements.. . . We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.
Masters Social Work (MSW) Program at Adtalem Global Education