University Human Resource Services

Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014.  

Responsibilities:  teach undergraduate social work courses across the curriculum; conduct research; provide academic and professional advising services to students; be an active member of the academic and professional community. 

Minimum qualifications:  master’s of social work degree from a Council on Social Work Education accredited program; two years of post MSW full-time social work practice experience; earned doctorate in social work or related discipline by time of appointment; teaching experience in undergraduate or graduate social work education; demonstrated use of information technology in social work education; record of scholarship and/or grant development; record of scholarship, including evidence of a research agenda; history of community or professional service.  

Preferred qualifications:  two or more years of teaching experience in undergraduate or graduate social work education; more than two years of professional social work practice experience; grantsmanship with evidence of funded proposals.  

Send letter of application describing teaching philosophy and research agenda, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, two writing samples of recent and scholarly work, and three letters of reference to:  

Greta Slater, Associate Professor 
and Search Committee Chair 
Department of Social Work 
Ball State University 
Muncie, IN  47306 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.