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FSU Pilot Project Addresses Reducing Chronic Disease Among Rural Adults
Thursday, October 06, 2022

An UF-FSU Translational Health Research Seed Grant was recently awarded to an interdisciplinary team of Florida State University faculty for a study to address chronic disease in rural populations. The pilot study will test the feasibility and acceptability of a chronic disease risk reduction program among rural adult participants.

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General, Faculty & Research

Director Position Open with the Florida Institute for Child Welfare
Thursday, September 22, 2022

The Florida Institute for Child Welfare at the Florida State University College of Social Work invites applications for a Director (research faculty) position. The Institute is seeking candidates with a strong knowledge of child welfare system, preferably Florida’s system and its complexities, and unique and varying needs across the state.

Posted Under: CSW General, Faculty & Research

CANCELED: FSU Homecoming Events at the College of Social Work
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

UPDATE September 26, 2022:

Due to Hurricane Ian, the FSU Alumni Association has postponed this week's Homecoming events Thursday, September 29 through Sunday, October, 2, including Friday's parade.

All College of Social Work events related to Homecoming will be canceled.

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General

Welcome New Faculty Member Kristy Anderson
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

As a young adult, Dr. Kristy Anderson worked as a direct support provider for persons with disabilities. Her experiences brought to her attention how often services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities were inadequate and underfunded. She also noticed frequent disparities in quality of life, particularly for those in rural communities and for those socioeconomically disadvantaged.

Posted Under: CSW General, Faculty & Research

Teaching Faculty Position Open with the College of Social Work
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

We invite applications for a campus-based 9-month, full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position with opportunities for promotion and multi-year contracts. Primary responsibilities are: (a) teaching in the BSW and MSW Programs and (b) participation in committee work or other service to the College. The teaching load is four courses each in the Fall and Spring semesters. Candidates with a strong interest in teaching, are encouraged to apply.

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General

Meet our 2022 Doctoral Student Cohort
Monday, September 19, 2022

The College of Social Work is eager to welcome all of our students including our latest cohort of doctoral students. Each comes to Florida State University with diverse backgrounds and experiences and a dedication to social work research and scholarship that will benefit the profession and the populations it serves.

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General

Unidos! Inclusivity for a Strong Nation: Celebrating National Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month
Thursday, September 15, 2022

The College of Social Work celebrates Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month from September 15th through October 15th. Established in 1968 by Congress, the observance honors the contributions and achievements of the diverse cultures within the Hispanic/Latinx community.

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General, Diversity & Inclusion

Alumna Joins College of Social Work in New Faculty Role 
Thursday, September 08, 2022

Jessica Griel-Burkhart joined the FSU College of Social Work faculty at the beginning of 2021 as an instructional specialist. This fall she will step into the the role of assistant teaching faculty with field education faculty advising undergraduate and graduate social work students as they navigate their field internships and teaching clinical social work classes. 

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Florida Institute for Child Welfare: Leadership Transition
Monday, August 22, 2022

Dr. Jessica Pryce joined the FSU College of Social Work faculty and the Florida Institute for Child Welfare in 2017 and will step down from the role in December 2022. Under her leadership, the institute has expanded and grown in its mission and impact.  

Posted Under: Alumni & Friends, CSW General

Tenure-Earning Faculty Position Open with the College of Social Work
Monday, August 22, 2022

The Florida State University College of Social Work (FSU CSW) invites applications for a tenure-earning open-rank faculty position beginning in the Fall of 2023. The College educates students through its BSW, MSW (Clinical and Social Leadership concentrations) and research-focused Ph.D. programs. The College is seeking candidates with research agendas that contribute to collaborative research in demonstrably fundable areas.

Posted Under: CSW General, Faculty & Research