Open Rank, Non-Tenure Track Faculty, Director of Training, Master's Program in Counseling

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Department of Educational Psychology - College of Education - The University of Texas at Austin
Location: Austin, TX
Open: Mar 9, 2018 • Close: Apr 16, 2018

With support from the University administration, the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin is pleased to invite applications for the following full-time, non-tenure-track position: Director of Training of the Master's Program in Counseling with a starting date of August 2018.

For this position, we are seeking a highly organized person who will help manage and monitor all aspects of the program. Priority will be given to applicants with expertise in school counseling and experience teaching and supervising school counseling students. Successful applicants will also demonstrate a commitment to working with diverse communities, culturally responsive counseling practices, and social justice, as well as have experience and/or interest in advising, and curriculum development.

The Counseling Program is located within the Department of Educational Psychology, currently ranked #6 according to the US News and Report. This program prepares students to serve as culturally competent, caring, and ethically responsible counselors to work in a variety of roles within academic settings, including schools (K-12) and post-secondary educational institutions (community colleges, colleges, and universities). We strive to prepare our graduates to advocate for every student to receive the highest quality education and promote the development of students' academic, emotional, social and physical wellbeing.


The ideal candidate for this position will: (1) have a doctorate in counseling or related field; (2) be licensed, license-eligible and/or certified in related fields (counseling, psychology, or school counseling); (3) have experience in teaching or supervision in academic settings (K-12, college readiness, higher education).

This is a full-time non-tenure track position. Salary for the position is commensurate with experience and background. A multi-year contract is assured pending a successful initial probationary year.

Application Instructions
To be considered, please submit a vita, letter of interest, and three letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation should include evidence of teaching and administrative skills. Submit application materials through Interfolio: ( Department of Educational Psychology, 1912 Speedway Stop D5800, University of Texas Austin, Austin, TX 78712. Review will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. UT Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Additional Information about the Programs in the Department can be found at Questions about this position can be directed to Search Committee Chair, Dr. Delida Sanchez ([email protected]) or to the Department Chair, Dr. Cindy Carlson ([email protected]).

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.





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Posted: 3/13/2018
Application Due: 5/12/2018
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