Social Work - Assistant/Associate Professor (Social Development Studies)

Renison University College - University of Waterloo

Location: Ontario
Date posted: 2012-12-07

Social Development Studies
Renison University College
affiliated with the University of Waterloo

Renison University College at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a tenure track position in the department of Social Development Studies at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, subject to budgetary approval. Applicants to this position must have a PhD in Social Work or a closely related area and demonstrated excellence in teaching and research. If the PhD is not in Social Work, an MSW is required. Preference will be given to candidates with social work experience with individuals, families and groups. Expertise in cultural diversity, community based research and/or program evaluation is desirable.

Affiliated with the University of Waterloo since 1959, Renison University College is committed to excellence in teaching and research. Faculty members at Renison are direct employees of Renison University College and participate in the University of Waterloo pension and benefits plans. Review of applications will begin on Feb 22, 2013, and continue until the position is filled. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed in the first instance to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Renison University College is committed to equity in employment and encourages applications from all qualified persons.

Interested candidates should send a covering letter, curriculum vitae, sample of scholarly writings, a statement of teaching philosophy and interest, and a brief outline of their program of research. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to: Dr. Hsiao d'Ailly, Chair, Social Development Studies, Renison University College at University of Waterloo, 240 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G4 Email:

For more information about the Social Development Studies Program, please visit our website at:


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