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Office of the Provost

Dean of the College of Social Work

The Opportunity

The University of South Carolina invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the College of Social Work. The College of Social Work (CoSW) is a national and international leader in social work education and a premier setting to advance social well-being and social justice among vulnerable populations through dynamic teaching, research, and service conducted in collaboration with diverse peoples of South Carolina, the nation, and the international community.  Its academic offerings include Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), Master of Social Work (MSW), Doctor of Social Work (PhD) and Graduate Certificate Programs, with current enrollment of 800 students.  Additionally, the CoSW conducts numerous action research projects and is home to Centers and Institutes such as:  The Center for Child and Family Studies, The Institute for Families in Society, Community Empowerment Center, The I. DeQuincey Newman Institute, SeniorSmart, and the South Carolina Center for Gerontology.