Assistant Professor 9 Mo

Job description

Psychology & Counseling

Proposed Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience

Closing: 3/4/19

Type of Employment: Faculty

Employment Status: Full time (29-40 Hrs)

Location: ASU-Jonesboro

Position Summary:

The successful applicant will teach both foundational and specialty counseling courses for the Ed.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of clinical training experiences
  • Student advising; scholarly activity presented to national and/or international forums and published in peer-reviewed journals
  • Leadership in developing clinical counseling partnerships with community clinical settings; and service within the university, the community, and professional organizations
  • Participate in working to obtain, and then maintain, CACREP accreditation
  • Other duties as assigned


Knowledge of, or experience, with accreditation process is desirable.

Must be a Registered Play Therapist or Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor Credential.

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
Most graduate courses in counseling are taught in evening hours.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


The successful applicant will work cooperatively with faculty in the other degree programs within the department and will work closely with interns, internship site supervisors, and help to develop partnerships with clinical settings within the local community.

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Doctorate in Counseling or Counselor Education, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, with expertise in clinical mental health counseling. ABD may be considered.

Should be licensed as a professional counselor, or licensed eligible, in the state of Arkansas. Experience, or certification, as a play therapist required. Teaching experience at the post-secondary level.

Arkansas State University is a public, multi-campus higher education system with enrollment in excess of 22,000 students. Approximately 14,000 students attend the Jonesboro campus where the student body is diverse. The campus has a renewed focus on international student recruitment and capital campaign development. Jonesboro has a population of approximately 67,000 and is located 70 miles northwest of Memphis (

EEO Statement: It is the policy of Arkansas State University to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons; to prohibit discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, age, disability, genetic information, national origin, status as a veteran or other status protected by law; and to promote the full realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive continuing program of affirmative action.





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Posted: 12/7/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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