Social Work

Faculty Position in Social Work


MSW degree from a CSWE accredited social work program and minimum of two years of practice experience is required.  Ph.D. or ABD preferred. Should have or be eligible for Ohio’s practice license at Licensed Independent Social Worker level. Demonstrate effective teaching skills and experience.

Field director and teach social work courses. Social work classes include Introduction to Social Work, Interviewing Skills and Techniques, Practice I, Field Placement and Field Seminar. Coordinate field work including site visits with students during their field placements. Develop new field agencies and maintain relationships with existing partner agencies.

Commensurate with education and experience within the university pay scale.

Fall semester, 2018

Review of applications begins Dec. 1, 2017.

Applications are considered complete when the following materials have been received at the office below:

• letter of interest
• curriculum vita or resume
• three letters of reference submitted directly from referee
• transcripts
• completed supplementary application

Elaine Suderman
Assistant to the Academic Dean
Bluffton University
1 University Drive
Bluffton, OH 45817-2104


Employment decisions are based on merit and university needs, and not on race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by law. As a religious institution, Bluffton University expressly reserves its rights to appoint faculty and staff who share a commitment to the Christian faith which is consistent with the Mennonite/Anabaptist beliefs of the university’s founding and supporting church. EOE.