The Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, invites applications
for three tenure-track faculty positions. These positions are at
the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Appointments will be made at
a level appropriate to the qualifications and track record of
successful applicants. Appointments will begin July 1, 2007.
a. Two positions in Health, Child & Family, Community Development or Canadian Social Policy.
b. Canada Research Chair in Social Justice, Equity & Diversity
The Faculty of Social Work pursues excellence in the development and
testing of new knowledge that will have an impact on social policy and
social work practice at all levels, as well as social work
education. We are proud of our record as one of North America's
pre-eminent Social Work Faculties.
Qualifications: A doctorate in social work or related field; an active
research program in social work practice and policy; practice
experience; established or emerging reputation in research with
demonstrated ability to attract external research funding; and a
publication record in high quality peer reviewed journals. The
Chair in Social Justice, Equity & Diversity is intended for an
exceptional researcher with established or emerging international
Applications, which must include: a full curriculum vitae, a brief
outline of their current and proposed program of research, and two
samples of published work, should be submitted to
Professor Cheryl Regehr
Dean, Faculty of Social Work
University of Toronto
246 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON M5S 1A1.
Applicants should also ask three referees to write letters directly to
Professor Regehr. Materials must be received by November
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority
group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities,
members of sexual minority groups and others who may contribute to the
further diversification of ideas. We offer opportunities to work in
many collaborative programs, including Aboriginal, Canadian,
environmental, ethno-cultural, sexual diversity, gender and women's
studies. The University of Toronto offers the opportunity to
teach, conduct research and live in one of the most diverse cities in
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority
For more information about the Faculty of Social Work, U of T, please visit our website at http://www.socialwork.utoronto.ca.
[Source: PAR-L, http://www.unb.ca/PAR-L/]