Capital University
  • Columbus, OH, USA
  • Full Time

Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, family education benefits, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance and free parking.

The Social Work Department of Capital University invites applications for one tenure
track position at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher. This position is a full
time appointment with an anticipated start date Aug of 2022.

Candidates must have earned a Doctorate in Social Work/Social Welfare or a related discipline with an MSW from a CSWE accredited program is required. Special consideration will be given to candidates with some experience in using innovative instructional technologies, distance, hybrid education, and curriculum development at the Master level. Candidates should have
at least two years of practice experience, strong graduate teaching skills, an
interest in the program leadership and administration, and be committed to
scholarship, symposia presentations, and university/community service. Advanced
credential/licensing or eligibility, in Social Work, is strongly preferred.

Capital University is a mid-size, comprehensive, private university whose
community values of diversity and free inquiry are strongly supported within the
Lutheran tradition of higher education. The University offers a wide range of
programs in an atmosphere of personal attention to students' academic success.
The academic units at Capital University include the Law School and the Unified
College. Five schools comprise the College: School of Natural Sciences, Nursing,
and Health; School of Management and Leadership; School of Social Sciences and
Education; School of Music and Art/Communication; and School of Humanities.

Capital University also offers a variety of graduate programs, including Law, Master
of Business Administration, Master of Music Education, Master of Arts in Clinical
Mental Health Counseling, Master of Arts in Education-School Counseling, and
Master of Science in Nursing.

Application Process: Interested candidates should send: (1) a cover letter which
describes (a) teaching/educational philosophy, and (b) statement about research
and grant writing experience; (2) updated curriculum vitae; (3) samples of
scholarly work; (4) three original signed letters of recommendation; and (5) names
and addresses of three references before an interview is scheduled.

Please upload all documents listed above to the drop box, when asked to upload resume on application.

Effective August 27, 2021 - Capital University requires all employees in all positions to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 no later than January 3, 2022 or before the first day of employment, whichever is later. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of having the full COVID-19 vaccination OR file and be granted approval for a valid religious or medical exemption. If you have any concerns regarding compliance with this requirement, you will need to discuss your concerns with Capital University's HR Department after you receive an offer of employment. Capital University does not require applicants to discuss vaccination status prior to receipt of an offer of employment and complies with all applicable laws requiring reasonable accommodation.

Capital University is committed to increasing the diversity of the Capital community and curriculum. This commitment includes Capital's dedication to the development of faculty and staff who are committed to inclusive practices in teaching, learning, working and all other campus and community interactions. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.

For more information on Capital University, visit our website at

Capital University offers a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, family education benefits, short-term and long-term disability, life and critical illness insurance and free parking.

Capital University is an equal opportunity employer, and supports a diverse and inclusive campus community. Capital University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, age, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by the law.

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