Assistant Professor of Counseling

Location
San Antonio, TX
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601127

Job Title: Assistant Professor of Counseling

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Full Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Counseling, Health & Kinesiology

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Job Summary/Basic Function: The Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track appointment for an Assistant Professor of Guidance and Counseling. Currently, Texas A&M University-San Antonio is experiencing enormous growth and is in the process of developing a new 700 acre campus located on the Southside of San Antonio. The Counseling program is a robust program with an active faculty devoted to teaching and scholarship. The successful candidate will teach graduate classes in the Masters of Arts in Counseling and will assist in development/teaching of Counseling; maintain an active research agenda; supervise master's level students; and fulfill service responsibilities to the Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology and the university, as well as advancing the counseling profession. Candidates will be expected to work in collaboration with other colleagues in the Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology and community partners. Faculty members will be expected to supervise practicum students.

Work Hours: Varies with schedule

Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 6,500.

Applicants must be licensed or certified, or eligible for licensure or certification, in an area commensurate with the academic focus.

Applicants for the position are online at https://employment.tamusahr.com. Please apply online with the required documents - cover letter and curriculum vitae.

Review of applicants will begin immediately. For review of applications, applicants may submit unofficial transcripts to the Search Committee Chair. Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, three original letters of recommendation less than one year old and bearing the writer's actual signature, as well as official transcripts from each degree-granting institution must be received directly by the Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology. Please send materials to:

Search Committee Chair - Counseling
c/o Angela Rodriguez
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
E-mail: Angela.Rodriguez@tamusa.edu
(E-scripts and E-recommendations will be considered if emailed directly to Angela.Rodriguez@tamusa.edu)

If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Posting Date: 10-31-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=52024



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision.

18 graduate hours in each field in which candidate will teach.

Preferred Qualifications: Graduate of a CACREP accredited program.

Experience

Necessary Qualifications: Experience working with culturally diverse populations.

Evidence of scholarly potential/productivity.

Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience in higher education including advising and supervising graduate students.

Membership and active participation in professional counseling organizations. Will also have a strong professional identity as a counselor/counselor educator.

Three years of counseling experience in an area commensurate with the academic specialty.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting: Necessary
Ability to work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to students, staff, and the community.

Licensure/Certification and Teaching Experience in the area(s) of School Counseling and/or Mental Health Counseling.

Preferred
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Professional School Counselor (PSC)



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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