University of Lynchburg: Become part of an educational program in the restructured College of Education, Leadership Studies, and Counseling. We invite applications for a full time, tenure track faculty position in Counselor Education beginning January 2019. The Counselor Education program is CACREP accredited and offers Master’s degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling. Responsibilities include the administrative aspects of being program chair, curriculum and program development, student advisement, supervising student clinical practice, and teaching core graduate counseling courses. The candidate selected for this position will engage in scholarly and service activities consistent with the requirements of the College of Education, Leadership Studies, and Counseling, collaborate with local community agencies, schools, and other stakeholders and actively pursue involvement in professional counseling organizations at the regional, state, and national levels.
- An earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program.
- Experience in teaching graduate-level counseling and related courses
- Clinical supervision experience
- Potential to provide direction for the program including program assessment
- Commitment to being part of a Professional Learning Community within the University
- Potential of service and scholarship in the field
- Commitment to the goals of the University of Lynchburg’s Office of Equity and Inclusion
- Candidate must successfully pass a background check that is satisfactory to the University
- Professional counselor licensure or licensure eligibility in the Commonwealth of Virginia
- Experience with CACREP and CAEP accreditation
- Evidence of service and scholarship in the field
The University of Lynchburg is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. Salary, rank, and tenure track status are commensurate with experience and educational credentials.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, a current vita, statement of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references to: Dr. Roger E. Jones, Dean, College of Education, Leadership Studies, and Counseling, University of Lynchburg, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501. EOE.
The University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. The University of Lynchburg strives for a diverse and inclusive community; under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with a multicultural and diverse student body.