Example Cover Letter – Professor Of Social Work

Dear Hiring Manager,

I am writing to apply for the position of Professor of Social Work that you recently posted on your website. I am confident that my qualifications and dedication to high quality social work education would make me an ideal candidate for this role.

I hold a Doctorate degree in Social Work from Harvard University and have been working as a professor for the past 15 years. I specialize in teaching courses that focus on the fundamentals of social work, with an emphasis on ethical principles, legal issues, and professional values. My expertise extends to research methods, community engagement and grant writing within the field of social work.

Moreover, I have a proven track record of success in teaching and mentoring students both in the classroom and remotely. My philosophy is to actively engage with my students by providing them with frequent feedback and guidance that will help them succeed as they progress in their respective fields.

I am confident that I could make a positive contribution to your faculty and I look forward to discussing my qualifications in more detail with you. Please find my CV attached.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


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