Dear Hiring Committee,
I am writing to apply for the position of Associate Professor in Social Work at XYZ University. With more than 10 years of experience as a social work practitioner and educator, I feel confident that my skills and expertise would be an excellent match for the role.
My experience in social work includes providing direct services to individuals and families, as well as developing and delivering coursework for undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of program settings. I have also been an active leader in my profession, having served on various committees and projects related to social service delivery, policy development and professional best practices.
In addition to my professional experience, I hold a PhD in Social Work from ABC University, as well as certifications in substance abuse and mental health counseling. My research has been published widely in peer-reviewed journals, and I have presented at conferences both locally and nationally.
I believe that my qualifications make me an ideal candidate for the position of Associate Professor in Social Work. I am confident that I can bring a unique combination of skills, knowledge and experience to your program, and I look forward to discussing my candidacy further.