Assistant/Associate Professor of Marriage, Family and Child Counseling

Location
Belton, Texas
Posted
Sep 01, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s CACREP Accredited, Graduate Counseling Program is seeking a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling.  This is a year-round (12-month), tenure-track position.  Start date could be January 2018 (preferred) or June 2018.

UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society. 

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of over 20,000 in the heart of central Texas.  Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community.

Faculty Responsibilities:   Activities required of all graduate faculty include exemplary teaching, curriculum development and student advising; professional attainment; and service to department, college, university, and the community. While primarily a teaching institution, UMHB recognizes and rewards research, publication, and other forms of scholarly attainment. Strong communication skills with a commitment to scholarly research and enhancing the quality of education are required. Candidates must be active, committed Christians.

Specific Responsibilities:  This position includes teaching graduate courses in Marriage and Family Counseling; advising and mentoring counseling students; providing clinical supervision to practicum and internship students; and participating in departmental and university committees.  This position will teach 3 graduate courses during each fall and spring semesters, and 2 graduate courses during each June/July summer semester. 

Qualifications:

  • A doctoral degree in Counseling is required. A doctoral degree from a CACREP accredited program in Counseling is preferred.
  • A current and valid Texas LMFT license is required.  Current clinical licensure in another state with eligibility to achieve Texas LMFT licensure within one (1) year of hire may be substituted.
  • Teaching experience is required. Graduate-level teaching experience is preferred.
  • Clinical supervisory experience and/or supervisor status licensure (LMFT-S) is preferred.

Salaries & Benefits:  Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.

TO APPLY:   Visit www.hr.umhb.edu/careers for more details and to apply. Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies and evidence of quality teaching performance with your online application.  Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB’s mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.  In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments. Application packets may also be submitted/completed in person: UMHB Human Resources, 900 College Street, Belton, TX. 76513. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.