Assistant Professor, School Counseling

Hattiesburg, Mississippi
$60,000 per year
Feb 21, 2018
Child and Family Studies
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Child and Family Studies seeks a nine-month, tenure track faculty at the assistant professor level to begin August 2018.

Duties include the following:
1. Excellent online, hybrid, and face-to-face teaching at graduate and undergraduate levels
2. Supervise, advise, mentor, recruit, and retain students 
3. Maintain an active research program, seek external funding, and have the potential for collaborative scholarly activity
4. Assist in program development
5. Provide service to the program, department, college, university and community

Minimum Qualifications:

1. A doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP-accredited program or have a related doctoral degree and have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013.  
2. Evidence of strong written, oral, and computer-mediated communication skills.
3. Evidence of potential for success as an effective instructor and researcher.
4. Evidence of ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty and students, including those from diverse and/or underserved backgrounds.
5. Licensed or license-eligible as a Licensed Professional Counselor in Mississippi.

 Preferred Qualifications:

1. Demonstrated evidence of effective teaching, particularly online instruction, at the post-secondary level. 
2. Experience with the CACREP accreditation process and/or maintaining CACREP accreditation.
3. Established research productivity.
3. Experience mentoring student research.
5. Documented success in securing external funding. 
6. Licensed or license-eligible as a School Counselor in Mississippi.
7. Experience working as a school counselor.