Faculty position in social work

Assistant professor and field director for undergraduate social work program

Full-time, tenure-track position

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. Doctorate required for tenure-track.

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.

Fall 2023

Review of applications begins Dec. 5, 2022, and continues until position is filled.

Applications are considered complete when the following materials have been received at the office indicated 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.