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Working Title: Online Field Education Coordinator
Department: School of Social Work in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
Close Date: 08/14/2015 or until position is filled
Salary: Commensurate to education and experience
Anticipated Start Date: August 2015 (Fall 2015 Semester)

Summary of Job Duties: This position will assist with the identification and development of internship placements and the Field Instructors who supervise interns, serve on field committees, and serve on curriculum committees. The Online Field Education Coordinator will revise and develop field policies/procedures/documents, maintain community relationships with agencies, provide supervision and training as necessary for field liaisons, advising for online MSW students, teach one class per semester, and will maintain an online learning platform for class. This position must exhibit student-centeredness, skills in teamwork and collegiality, an innovative and collaborative nature, and must be student-, university-, or community service- oriented. Regular, non-disruptive and reliable attendance is required. Driving to off-campus locations is required.

Minimum Qualifications: The individual selected for this position will be expected to possess the following required qualifications:

1. CSWE-accredited Masters of Social Work (MSW) or PhD in social work or a related field
2. Worldview consistent with social work values and ethics
3. Online teaching experience
4. Field education experience
5. Teaching experience or evidence of potential for excellence in this area

Preferred Qualifications:
1. Strong teaching orientation
2. Experience in course development
3. Practice in various settings and at various levels (e.g. direct service, administration, policy)
4. Two years of post-MSW practice experience
5. Interest and ability to teach online graduate courses
6. Agreement to obtain Arkansas licensure within two years

Special Instructions: For a complete position announcement and information regarding how to apply, visit Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To be considered for the position, applicants should submit (1) a letter of interest (demonstrating how your strengths match the duties and qualifications listed above) and (2) complete curriculum vitae. Transcripts will be required from finalists. Completed applications received by August 14, 2015 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The University welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.