Overview

The College of Theology and Christian Ministry at Belmont University is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2018.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Teach 18 credit hours per year in M.A. in Mental Health Counseling program. May teach in undergraduate program.
  • Assist in curriculum development, assessment, and accreditation processes, recruiting, marketing, and program development for the M.A. in Mental Health Counseling program.
  • Advise and mentor students in research and other class-related projects.
  • Engage in activities to support the mission and vision of Belmont University and the College.
  • Engage in scholarly activity and professional development.
  • Participate in departmental work and interdepartmental collaboration to benefit the program, college, university, and students.

Education and Experience:

  • Ph. D. in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited program. Either licensure as a professional counselor (LPC) with an MFT certificate OR licensure as a marriage and family therapist (MFT) required. Supervisory credentials preferred but must be completed within two years.
  • Experience in clinical mental health counseling and/or couples and family counseling preferred.

An electronic version of a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, and a Response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Values must be attached in order to complete the online application. Visit jobs.belmont.edu for more details about the position and to apply.

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. During the application process, applicants will be asked to attach a response to Belmont’s mission, vision, and values statements, articulating how the candidate’s knowledge, experience, and beliefs have prepared him/her to contribute to a Christian community of learning and service and give a brief statement of teaching philosophy.

Belmont seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber skilled in the scholarship of teaching, discovery, application, and integration of faith. Belmont is among the fastest growing universities in the nation. Ranked No. 5 in the Regional Universities South category and named a “Most Innovative” university by U.S. News & World Report, Belmont University consists of over 8,000 students who come from every state and 25 countries. Committed to being a leader among teaching universities, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The university’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs. With more than 80 areas of study, 22 master’s programs and six doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual’s horizon.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.