Lecturer in Social Work
University of Chicago
United States


The Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice at the University of Chicago seeks qualified applicants for part-time lecturers to teach in its Social Sector Leadership and Nonprofit Management (SSL) Master’s Degree Program.


We are looking to fill part-time lecturer positions for a variety of courses and topics related to social sector leadership, including:


  • Nonprofit finance
  • Fundraising and philanthropy
  • Social entrepreneurship and system change
  • Nonprofit operations and management
  • Impact measurement & evaluation
  • Public sector leadership
  • Leading through change
  • Social sector strategy
  • Social sector Lab 

Courses are offered either in daytime or evening; in either fall, winter or spring terms. (Courses are 9 weeks, once/week for 2 hrs, 50 mins) 


The position is part of the Service Employees International Union Local 73. Part-time lecturers may teach up to three courses during the regular portion of the school year. The position is not benefits-eligible.



The School offers master’s degrees in social work and social sector leadership, a Ph.D., and leads an undergraduate minor in social inequality, social problems, and social change.


All candidates must possess a graduate-level degree and/or experience relevant to the teaching area. Specifically, experience with either teaching, facilitation, or presenting.

Application Instructions

Each candidate should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae or resume, and the names of at least two references.
For more information about qualifications please contact Kate Attea at kattea@uchicago.edu.

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