Faculty Liaison's Role and Responsibilities
All full-time social work faculty members function in the role of faculty liaison. The faculty liaison provides a vital link between the Director of Field, the student, and the field instructor. The Director of Field designates faculty liaisons to represent the social work department in the field. The Faculty Liaison is expected to make a minimum of two on-site agency visits per academic year and meet jointly with the field instructor and student. All faculty liaisons will make more frequent contacts when the written evaluation suggests that the student is performing below expectations. The faculty liaison is expected to have completed the Liaison visit forms for each liaison visit.
To ensure a quality field experience, the Field Liaison will consult with the Field Instructor concerning: