Employment Opportunities

The School of Social Work provides a positive, inclusive, collegial work environment.

Faculty Positions

Tenure Track

The School of Social Work has been approved for new tenure track positions at the Assistant Professor rank. The formal position announcement is linked here:


The position is open until filled, and review will start February 1, 2021 for a start date in August 2021.

New Positions (Temporary/Part-Time)

The School is continuing to grow and improve its programs.  We are excited to announce these position openings.

1. Assistant Coordinator, Post-Masters Pupil Personnel Services Credential Program [pdf]
       (first review due January 29, 2021)
2. Social Media and Communications Consultant [pdf]
       (first review due January 29, 2021)

Please click the active links for each position for more details, application logistics, and due dates.


The School of Social Work is looking for qualified instructors to teach courses in our Bachelors of Social Work (BASW) and/or Masters of Social Work (MSW) degree programs (both the On-Campus and the Online/Hybrid programs). Review our course list to understand the content and competency areas for which we are seeking teachers.  If you would like to be considered for a position, complete the SJSU School of Social Work Instructor Interest Form and email to Dr. Peter Allen Lee (peter.a.lee@sjsu.edu): (1) a cover letter describing your interests and qualifications, and (2) your current CV or resume.

Staff Positions

Check the SJSU Staff and Management Job Opportunities Site.