Master of Social Work – Full-time Tenure-track Faculty

first_img* Are you a Christian?YesNo Position TitleMaster of Social Work – Full-time Tenure-track Faculty If no, please explain (required):(Open Ended Question)* Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with thefundamental doctrines and practices of the California SouthernBaptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message datedJune 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)No (I am in conflict or not familiar) The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences at California BaptistUniversity invites applicants for a full-time, 9-month,tenure-track position in the Master of Social Work program at theAssistant Professor rank. Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Duties including teaching at both the undergraduate and graduatelevels, actively engaging in research and scholarship and servingwith purpose and distinction within the community. A stronginterest in and commitment to the integration of faith and learningin the practice of social work are required. Preference will begiven to candidates with a history of quality teaching, notablescholarship, and demonstrated relational skills.The position will remain open until it is filled. Teaching Responsibilities State and Federal law permit California Baptist University todiscriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill itspurpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to eitherState or Federal law. Nondiscrimination Statementcenter_img The successful candidate should possess a Master’s degree in socialwork, sociology, psychology, or a closely related field.Preference will be given to applicants with a doctoraldegree. Posting Details Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsChristian Experience EssayCurriculum VitaeLetter of Reference 1Letter of Reference 2Unofficial TranscriptOptional DocumentsCover LetterLetter of Reference 3 Quick Link to Postinghttps://jobs.calbaptist.edu/postings/6208 * Do you attend church regularly?YesNo Position Summary Qualificationslast_img read more

China has 2 new human bird flu cases

first_imgFeb 27, 2006 (CIDRAP News) – A girl and a young woman in China have contracted avian influenza and are in critical condition, marking the 13th and 14th confirmed cases there, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported today.In addition, the WHO recognized a fatal human case of avian flu that was reported last week in Indonesia. The WHO’s current global count of human bird flu cases is 173, including 93 deaths.The patients in China are a 9-year-old girl from the eastern province of Zhejiang and a 26-year-old female farmer from the adjoining Anhui province, according to the WHO.The girl became ill on Feb 10 after she visited relatives in Anhui, the WHO said. No animal outbreaks have been reported in Zhejiang since 2004.The Chinese news agency Xinhua reported that during the girl’s visits with relatives, chickens in the relatives’ households got sick, and some died.The WHO said the farmer had had contact with diseased poultry before she fell ill Feb 11. Local agricultural officials reported that the H5N1 virus was found in dead poultry in her neighborhood.Samples from both patients tested positive in provincial laboratories and China’s national disease-control laboratory, according to Xinhua.”The H5N1 virus is now considered to be endemic in birds in large parts of China,” the WHO said.Of the 14 total cases in China, 8 have been fatal.The latest fatal case in Indonesia involved a 27-year-old woman from West Java province who fell ill Feb 13 and died a week later, the WHO said. Indonesian authorities reported last week that she had tested positive in a local lab.Including this case, Indonesia has had 27 cases with 20 deaths.See also:WHO statement on cases in Chinahttp://www.who.int/csr/don/2006_02_27a/en/index.htmlWHO statement on case in Indonesiahttp://www.who.int/csr/don/2006_02_27/en/index.htmllast_img read more

Rigmar Makes New Appointments

first_imgThe Rigmar Group has been recruiting and re-organising to address the expanding range and complexity of projects being undertaken.Duncan Cuthill, who joined the Group in January 2016, has been promoted to the role of Interocean’s Marine general manager.Cuthill has been responsible for a number of contract awards, as well as launching the company’s Marine Warranty services. Simon Scott, a warranty approved tow master, has been promoted to marine operations manager, and is joined by marine superintendent Peter Ballingall.Two new specialist project engineers have been recruited by Rigmar Services; Sean Emery joins the Specialist Access and Inspection team based in Aberdeen, while Bill Young has joined the Onshore/Civils team in the Sheffield office. Both Emery and Young are highly qualified multi-skilled specialists and will add to the support provided to our customers and project teams.The engineering department has also been strengthened and expanded following the appointment of Graeme Buchan, a chartered engineer, to the role of Group engineering manager. Graeme has several years’ experience gained at Technip, Saipem and DOF Subsea. Matei Kiraly, also a chartered engineer and formerly with DNV, has been appointed to the position of principal engineer, while long-serving team member Madhan Mohan has been promoted to principal naval architect.Rigmar Group’s CEO, Keith W Nelson, said: “We welcome the new appointees and congratulate those being promoted and thank everyone at Rigmar and Interocean for their dedication and support as we continue our recovery following the recent oil and gas industry downturn.”last_img read more