Overview

ARGOSY UNIVERSITY/TAMPA CAMPUS invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Counselor Education. Responsibilities include teaching graduate-level courses in the mental health counseling (CACREP accredited), marriage and family therapy, counselor education and supervision (CACREP accredited), and counseling psychology programs; advising students; serving on doctoral dissertation committees; and serving on department and college- wide committees.

Argosy University/Sarasota Campus is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission and awards baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. The university is a fast-paced, non-traditional, adult-oriented learning environment that desires to appoint individuals who demonstrate a passion for excellence, teaching, and who understand and enjoy distance education and alternative delivery formats.

Faculty Position – The ideal candidate will have teaching experience as a counselor educator at the graduate level with a professional specialty in mental health counseling. Candidates with experience teaching in non-traditional formats (blended and online courses) are preferred. Demonstrated ability to work collegially with members of the department and the campus community is essential.

Ongoing, demonstrated involvement in the profession as a counselor educator is expected (e.g., membership in ACA, AMHCA, ACES). National Counselor Certification by NBCC and Florida licensure as a Mental Health Counselor or license eligibility is preferred. A personal and professional commitment to diversity is essential. Argosy University/Sarasota Campus is committed to building a multicultural and diverse learning environment; therefore minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

In addition to the above qualifications, a doctorate in counselor education and supervision, preferably from a CACREP-accredited institution, is required. A demonstration of teaching effectiveness will be required as part of the interview. Please include the graduate courses you have taught as well as courses you would be interested in teaching in your cover letter. Experience teaching assessment is preferred as well as experience conducting programmatic assessment.

The position is available for the upcoming 2017-2018 Academic Year . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions is filled. Salary is commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a letter of interest with salary requirements, a vita, and three letters of reference. In your cover letter please specify the position you are applying.

Argosy University is committed to equal opportunity. Women, persons of color, veterans, and the disabled are encouraged to apply. For more information about Argosy University/Tampa Campus visit our website at www.argosy.Tampa.edu.

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The term “qualified individual with a disability” means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of the position. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the office or school, handle various types of media and equipment, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds unless otherwise specified in the job description.

Notice
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Education Management Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity as a critical step in ensuring employee, student and graduate success. We are committed to building and developing a diverse environment where a variety of ideas, cultures and perspectives can thrive.