Job description

JOB NO.: 92433-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 92433-FA

Working Title: Associate or Full Professor, Rehabilitation Counselor Education



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $85,000 ACADEMIC (9 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Earned doctoral degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, Rehabilitation Counselor Education, or Counselor Education OR an earned doctoral degree in a closely related field, if combined with a university position held for at least one year prior to July 1, 2017 in a Rehabilitation Counselor Education program, accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE), or in a Counselor Education program for at least one full year prior to July 1, 2013.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
* Experience and scholarly credentials suitable for appointment with tenure at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
* Evidence of established research and scholarship of national significance.
* Evidence of success in securing funding to support research.
* Evidence of professional identity with rehabilitation counseling through sustained membership in professional associations, professional development and renewal, professional service and advocacy, and areas of focus of research and scholarship.
* Direct service experience in rehabilitation or closely related counseling settings.
* Evidence of strong university-level teaching abilities.
* Evidence of ability to work collaboratively within and outside the university.
* Knowledge and skills related to teaching and counseling culturally diverse and disability diverse populations.

Desired Qualifications:
* Record of success in competing for substantial federal and/or foundation grants and contracts and serving as principal investigator on those grants and contracts.
* Evidence of research and scholarship that has stimulated or substantially influenced rehabilitation theory, research, and/or practice.
* Evidence of national and/or international recognition for research.
* Evidence of exceptional university teaching contributions.

License or certificate:

Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) credential required or eligibility for CRC credential and willingness to apply for the CRC.

Position Summary:

The Rehabilitation Psychology/Rehabilitation Counseling/Rehabilitation Counselor Education program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is currently tied for the No. 1 ranking among all graduate programs in Rehabilitation Counseling in universities nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report. The program is widely regarded as the leading producer of faculty in rehabilitation counseling programs in universities in the U.S. and in a number of other countries. Graduates have also gone on to become some of the most prominent researchers and scholars in the field and leaders within the profession. In addition, program faculty are involved in collaborations on research grants with other institutions that currently total more than $56 million and currently serve as principal and co-principal investigators on more than $7 million in grants and contracts from those and other projects awarded to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

It is anticipated that the successful candidate will be offered the position of Norman L. and Barbara M. Berven Professor (or Associate Professor) of Rehabilitation Psychology, which will provide additional financial support.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is one of the top research universities in the U.S. and worldwide, with many opportunities for collaboration in research and scholarship with top faculty and researchers in many related fields and in a number of research centers across campus. The Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education is a part of the School of Education, which is tied for the ranking of top public School of Education in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report, and is tied for third overall, behind Harvard and Stanford.

The Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education has a strong commitment to disability, racial, ethnic, linguistic, gender, and sexual diversity and seeks applications from members of historically underrepresented groups and those who can demonstrate a commitment to diversity.

Additional Information:

Applicants will be considered for the endowed position of Norman L. and Barbara M. Berven Professor of Rehabilitation Psychology.


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Instructions to applicants:

Please apply online by visiting and searching for PVL 92433.
To apply submit the following application materials: (a) letter of application, (b) official transcripts of all graduate study, (c) curriculum vitae, (d) teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching potential, (e) samples of research and scholarly writing. You will be asked to provide the names of three references within the application process. The references will be contacted in order to provide three confidential letters of references submitted directly by the referee.

Click on the link on the bottom of the page FULL POSITION DETAILS for more information. Please complete the application by 2/15/2018 to be considered for this position, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Dec 22 2017 Central Standard Time





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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