Assistant Professor, Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Location
Chicago
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary: Roosevelt University's Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program invites applications for an Assistant Professor. This is a full-time, tenure-track position on our downtown Chicago campus with an anticipated start date of August 15, 2018. We are seeking energetic and self-aware candidates who share our commitment to prepare diverse, highly qualified and socially conscious counseling professionals. Primary responsibilities for the new colleague include teaching seven graduate counseling courses per year; advising students; collaboration with students, colleagues and community partners; and implementation of an impactful service and research agenda. The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program is CACREP-accredited through 2021, as is the School Counseling Program that also is a part of the College of Education. A new College Counseling and Student Affairs Program is in development. Currently, the program has three full-time and six part-time faculty. The College of Education offers four undergraduate majors and thirteen graduate programs spanning the fields of counseling, teacher preparation, leadership and training and development. For more information, please visit https://www.roosevelt.edu/colleges/education.

Minimum Qualifications: A successful applicant must have earned a doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP-accredited program by August 15, 2018. Successful candidates must be qualified to teach core counseling courses as well as courses in the specialty area of clinical mental health counseling.

Job Type: Full-Time

Working Hours:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: We are seeking energetic and self-aware candidates who share our commitment to prepare diverse, highly qualified and socially conscious counseling professionals. Primary responsibilities for the new colleague include teaching seven graduate counseling courses per year; advising students; collaboration with students, colleagues and community partners; and implementation of an impactful service and research agenda.

Preferred Qualifications: Successful candidates must be qualified to teach core counseling courses as well as courses in the specialty area of clinical mental health counseling. Experience as a college counselor (or equivalent) is preferred but not required.

Roosevelt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes women, LGBTQ, disabled, veterans, international and minority-classified individuals as applicants for all positions.