Assistant Professor

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Job Title:

Assistant Professor

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Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH Al Hlth Rehabilitation Studie

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Division :

Health Sciences

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Working Title :

Assistant Professor

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Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with Qualifications

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Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Job Category :

Faculty (Teaching)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation Studies (DARS) at East Carolina University began in 1967 with a degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. The first students graduated in 1969. Currently, the department has the following degree programs: B.S. in Rehabilitation Services, M.S. in Clinical Counseling with an emphasis in addictions, M.S. in Rehabilitation and Career Counseling, and Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Counseling and Administration; both masters programs and the doctoral program are CACREP accredited. The department also has the following graduate certificate programs: Military and Trauma Counseling (MTC),
Rehabilitation Counseling (RC), and Substance Abuse Counseling (SAC). DARS also supports a faculty-directed, student operated counseling clinic called the Navigate Counseling Clinic.

Job Duties :

As a full-time, tenure track faculty position, the successful candidate will support the Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation Studies’ mission with excellence in teaching, research, service, and leadership. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at all curricular levels and advise students in the master’s in clinical counseling with an emphasis in addictions program. In regard to research agenda, the successful candidate will serve as the Assistant Director of the Navigate Counseling Clinic (Navigate) where they seek, implement, sustain, and/or direct grant funded research studies via the operations of Navigate. The successful candidate will also engage in service/leadership activities at the department through international levels.

Minimum Education/Experience :

PhD in Counseling from a CACREP accredited program, or a doctoral degree in a closely related field and one-year full time experience as a faculty in a counselor education program.

Candidates who are “all but dissertation (ABD)” will be considered with the requirement of degree completion prior to date of hire.

Possession of or eligibility for NC licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor or Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :

Possession of or eligibility for NC licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor or Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education :

Expertise/interest, via teaching, research, and/or service/leadership, in the intersection of racism and mental health, and the associated barriers to seeking and completing clinical counseling.

Possession of or eligibility for NC licensure as a Clinical Addictions Specialist.

Special Instructions to Applicant :

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:

Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


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Rank Level:

Assistant Professor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Posted: 2/12/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time