Faculty position in social work

One year visiting faculty

MSW degree from an 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. 

Teach a range of social work classes such as Introduction to Social Work, Interviewing Skills & Theory, Micro and Mezzo-practice. Coordinate field work including site visits with students during their field placements. Participate in regular department activities.

Commensurate with education and experience within the university pay scale.

2022-23 academic year

Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until an appointment is made. 

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

  • Letter of interest
  • Resume or vita
  • Three letters of reference submitted directly from referee
  • Copies of transcripts
  • 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.