Adjunct Faculty (Social Work) Location:
Gallaudet University Regular/Temporary:
Temporary Full/Part Time: Job ID:
Department of Social Work
Adjunct or Full Time Temporary Faculty Positions
Gallaudet University serves deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing students from many different backgrounds and seeks to develop a workforce that reflects the diversity of its student body. Gallaudet is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages deaf, hard of hearing, members of traditionally underrepresented groups, people with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply for open positions.
General Information: The Department of Social Work has graduate (MSW) and undergraduate (BSW) programs, both accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). The BSW program has approximately 60 majors enrolled annually who represent diverse backgrounds, cultures, learning styles, and educational experiences. The overwhelming majority of the undergraduates are deaf or hard of hearing. Position contingent on funding.
Responsibilities: This position could be for a temporary adjunct to teach a specific course or for a temporary full-time (one semester) position responsible for teaching 4 courses.
The incumbent for either position would be responsible for teaching courses in one or more of the major curriculum areas of the BA Social Work or MSW program (social work practice, social work research, human behavior and the social environment, diversity, family studies, internship supervision, and/or social welfare policy).
1. MSW degree from a CSWE-accredited program.
2. A minimum of two years post-MSW social work practice experience to teach practice courses.
3. Knowledge of Deaf culture and deaf/hard of hearing communities, as well as ability to interact with a culturally diverse campus community.
3. Experience as a social worker practicing on the micro, mezzo, macro, and/or policy level.
Application: The deadline for submitting an application is open until filled.
Please submit an email with your attached Curriculum Vitae or Resume sent to:
Review of applications for temporary teaching positions begins immediately and is ongoing. Fall 2021 positions begin August 16, 2021. Spring 2022 positions begin January 16, 2022.
Gallaudet is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages deaf, hard of hearing, members of traditionally underrepresented groups, people with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply for open positions.