Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, School Counseling (Tenure Track)

Location
Tuscaloosa
Posted
Sep 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Number: 0810962

Position Summary: Teach graduate courses in both school counselor education and general counselor education curriculum. Develop and pursue a sustained research agenda resulting in publications and external funding. Participate in program initiatives, faculty decisions, and advising.

Minimum Preferred Qualifications: The University of Alabama College of Education Department of Educational Studies in Psychology, Research Methodology and Counseling Counselor Education Program Position: Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, School Counseling (Tenure Track) The University of Alabama, Alabama's flagship university, is a comprehensive institution whose mission is to advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the State and the nation through quality programs of teaching, research, and service. The College of Education maintains a large array of degree programs and is heavily involved in research and outreach activities throughout the Southeast region. The College seeks energetic, creative and intellectually-empowered faculty members with strong research pedigrees who can contribute to the mission of the College and help to advance its growing national prominence. Minimum Qualifications: * Earned doctorate in Counselor Education with specialty preparation in school counseling from a CACREP accredited program (degree earned by date of hire). * Professional experience and training as a school counselor in K-12 schools. * Knowledge, skills, and training in school counseling curriculum and ability to privde clinical supervision to Master's, Ed.S., and doctoral level students. * Expertise in counselor training and supervision with ability to teach practicum and doctoral supervision. * Work experience and interest in teaching school specialty and core counseling courses * Experience and ability to teach campus and distance courses Preferred Qualifications: * Experience in teaching as a faculty member, graduate teaching assistant, or doctoral intern within a counselor education program * Willingness to coordinate the school counseling program * National Certified Counselor, NCC * A record of research productivity Responsibilities: * Teach graduate courses in both school counselor education and general counselor education curriculum. * Develop and pursue a sustained research agenda resulting in publications and external funding * Participate in program initiatives, advising, and faculty decisions Further information about the program and college is accessible at www.education.ua.edu and http://education.ua.edu/academics/esprmc. Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Joy Burnham at jburnham@ua.edu. Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience Starting Date: August 16, 2018 Benefits: * Health and Life Insurance * TIAA-CREF available * Teachers' Retirement System of Alabama * Summer employment available on an as needed basis Application Deadline: The review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Application Process: Please apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu. A letter of application, vita, names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references, unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework, and up to three samples of professional writing are required to complete the online application process. Prior to hiring, the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and submit "official" transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework.

Special Instructions: Attach as three (3) separate "Other Documents": 1. Document Number 1 - Names, addresses and phone numbers of three references 2. Document Number 2 - Unofficial transcript(s) of all graduate level coursework (combine multiple transcripts into one document) 3. Document 3 - Up to three samples of professional writings (combine multiple writing samples into one document)

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