The Division of Behavioral Sciences
at Indiana Wesleyan University seeks applications for a Social Work
Faculty position on the residential Marion, Indiana campus. The
Division of Behavioral Sciences is home to five majors: social
work, psychology, addictions counseling, criminal justice, and
pre-art therapy, as well as a minor in sociology. We have 16
full-time faculty members and approximately 350 majors. The
social work program has been accredited by the Council on Social
Work Education for more than 25 years.
The successful candidate will
combine teaching with scholarly endeavors. Applicants should show
evidence of personal faith in Jesus Christ, comfort with the
Wesleyan-Arminian theology, and commitment to liberal learning and
the integration of Christian faith and learning. Applicants
with diverse ethnic, racial, and gender perspectives are especially
encouraged to apply.
Start date will be Fall
A master’s degree in social work
and an earned doctorate, preferably in social work.
Teaching courses within the social
work program, as well as advising and mentoring students, assisting
in the development of a master’s program, and serving on assigned
university committees. Faculty research and participation
professional organizations is expected, and supported by the
division and university.
According to Indiana Wesleyan
University employment policy all employees must possess a strong
Christian commitment and adhere to the standards outlined in the
IWU Community Lifestyle Statement.
Minimum three (3) years post-MSW practice experience
At least one year of teaching experience, preferred
The above statements are intended
to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by
people assigned to this classification. They should not be
construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and
skills required of personnel so classified. In addition, nothing in
this job description restricts management’s right to assign or
reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any
Indiana Wesleyan University is
committed to equal opportunity in employment and maintaining a work
environment free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.
Accordingly, the University affords equal opportunity to all
employees and prospective employees without regard to race, sex,
color, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, genetic
information, veteran status, or any other status protected by
These have access to all the
rights, privileges, and programs generally made available to
employees at the University. It does not discriminate in the
administration of its policies, programs, nor during any phase of
employment, including hiring, promotion, demotion, treatment during
employment, rates of pay or other compensation, and termination of
As an educational institution
operating under The Wesleyan Church, Indiana Wesleyan University
reserves and exercises its privileges under applicable law to
prefer employees on the basis of religion and who are best suited
to its religious purpose.
Indiana Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity
Location/Region: Marion, IN (46953)