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Counselor/Lecturer

Job description

The School of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Rural Sociology seeks to hire a dual appointed counselor to teach a half-time course load in Psychology and provide counseling services. The successful candidate will hold a graduate degree in Mental Health counseling with specialization of a Master of Science in Art Therapy.  Teaching responsibilities will include teaching introductory and upper-level courses, as well as self-help and informational sessions for students. 

Special sessions may include drug and alcohol prevention, conflict resolution, anti-violence campaigns, and suicide awareness training.  Prior undergraduate teaching experience is preferred.  A minimum of 4 years of experience working at an institution using Art Therapy in counseling sessions with students is required.  The successful candidate will be expected to participate in undergraduate advising, support departmental and college-wide initiatives, including the development of new courses and improvement of existing curricula. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education and counseling and be able to foster a collaborative atmosphere among students and faculty. The successful candidate will be a strongly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a firm commitment to excellence in teaching, with a strong track record of counseling undergraduate students.

Counseling responsibilities will include maintaining 20 office hours per week in the Student Counseling center. 

This is a 12-month, non-tenure-track position.

The successful candidate will be expected to participate in undergraduate advising, support departmental and college-wide initiatives, including the development of new courses and improvement of existing curricula. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education and counseling and be able to foster a collaborative atmosphere among students and faculty. The successful candidate will be a strongly motivated and enthusiastic individual with a firm commitment to excellence in teaching, with a strong track record of counseling undergraduate students.

Experience working at an institution using Art Therapy in counseling sessions with students is required.

Graduate degree in Mental Health counseling with specialization of a Master of Science in Art Therapy required.

Prior undergraduate teaching experience is preferred.

 

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 6/11/2018
Application Due: 7/11/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Competitive.