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The Amistad Murals consists of three panels: The Revolt, The Court Scene, and Back to Africa. They are housed in Savery Library and are known as one of artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff's best known works.

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Chair/Department of Social Work

Department Social Work
Salary D.O.E.
City/State Talladega/AL
Education: Master's degree in Social Work; Doctoral preferred
Type Faculty
Experience: See Qualifications Below
Category Faculty
Relocation No
Salary D.O.E.
Contact Email brhoden@talladega.edu
Contact Name Talladega College Office of Human Resources
Relocation No

Job Summary

Reporting to the Dean of Social Sciences and Education, the Chair of the Department of Social Work is the designated leader and faculty administrative officer responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the department. This is a nine- month, full-time position with summer school employment possible but not guaranteed. Salary and rank will be based on qualifications and experience.


Coordinate and evaluate the performance of faculty. Monitor academic advising and recruit students. Recommend a schedule of classes to be offered in the department each semester. Serve on division and college committees. Administer college policies and procedures. Administer the departmen's budget. Oversee compliance with national and state standards. Guide the Social Work Department in adhering to SACSCOC standards and processes. Maintain the accreditation of the Social Work Department and submit required reports. Perform other duties as assigned by the Dean or Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Master's degree in Social Work required; Doctoral degree in Social Work preferred.
  2. A minimum of 3 years' experience teaching in an accredited institution of higher education.
  3. A strong interest in and commitment to undergraduate education.
  4. Preferred experience interpreting and implementing state and national standards.

Application Process:

Qualified candidates must submit a cover letter, resume', TC application, at least 3 professional references, and copies of transcripts to Talladega College, Human Resources Office, 627 W. Battle Street, Talladega, AL 35160. You may also email credentials to brhoden@talladega.edu.



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The history of Talladega College began on November 20, 1865, when two former slaves William Savery and Thomas Tarrant, both of Talladega, met in convention with a group of new freedmen in Mobile, Alabama.

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