Department of Social Work
Instructor of Social Work
Ball State University
Applications are invited for part-time semester social work instructor positions in the Department of Social Work available January 16, 2021. Candidates are expected to have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in social work education and practice, and to be competent in contemporary approaches to social work education. Responsibilities include teaching social work courses across the curriculum in BSW and MSW.
Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in social work from a Council on Social Work Education accredited program. At least two (2) years of full time professional practice experience post master’s in social work.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred qualifications: At least one (1) year of teaching experience in undergraduate or graduate social work education. Demonstrated knowledge of the use of information technology to support social work education. Current license: LSW, LCSW, also LCAC.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/226093. Include the following documents with your application: curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy statement, and cover letter addressed to Dr. Greta Slater. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted. Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through March 24, 2021.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.