Lecturer, Counselor Education

Glassboro, New Jersey
Jun 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The College of Education has over 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students and was recently recognized as having one of the best online graduate programs in the country. The department of Educational Services and Leadership is one of four departments within the College of Education. The department of Educational Services and Leadership houses graduate programs in educational leadership, school psychology (NASP approved), counseling in educational settings (CACREP approved), higher education, and school administration and a post-baccalaureate program in school nursing. The College of Education is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and approved by the New Jersey Department of Education.

The Educational Services and Leadership Department is accepting applications for a full­ time instructor position for our Master’s program in Counseling in Educational Settings beginning in fall of 2017 contingent upon budget appropriation. The department is seeking a creative and innovative faculty member to play an integral role in our Master's program in counseling in educational settings. Applicants may view the website for a list of courses and descriptions offered in our program


This position requires demonstrated scholarly and teaching excellence in counseling in educational settings. Specifically, the department is looking for a faculty member, who is dedicated to increasing awareness, sensitivity, and knowledge of practices that will result in equitable educational opportunities for diverse learners. The successful candidate will meet the following required qualifications:


• Earned doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP approved program

• Department of Education certification as school counselor (any state)

• Record of scholarship including publications and grants

• Ability to demonstrate currency and fluency in best practices in school counseling

• Ability to teach a variety of courses in the counseling curriculum including supervision of field experiences

• Commitment to interactive and field-based work

• Record of professional and service activities, which include working with P-12 schools

• Ability to establish and maintain effective internal and external relationships in dynamic and collaborative environments

• Clear understanding of the social justice issues that face educational leaders and a commitment to equity and the celebration of diversity in a pluralistic society


• Credentialed as a Nationally Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor

• Record of excellence in teaching at the graduate level

• Experience in developing and delivering educational programs online

• Substantial practitioner experience in school counseling

Applications must be submitted through our online applicant tracking system using the following URL link: http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5470628

Application Deadline: July 7, 2017

Starting Date: September 1, 2017

Submit letter of application with a statement of teaching interest that matches one or more areas of the counseling in educational settings courses, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts and names and contact information of three references [at least one of which addresses teaching ability).

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.