Overview

Lenoir-Rhyne University’s College of Education and Human Services seeks applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position.

This appointment is designed as a nine-month, continuing position in the School of Counseling and Human Services at the Assistant Professor rank to serve in the Center supporting the University’s CACREP accredited M.A. in Counseling program. Appointment is based in Columbia, SC and begins spring 2019. The position will teach graduate courses and carry an 18 hour load (nine hours per term) each year. Additionally, the appointment provides compensation during the summer months for part-time administrative duties. Terminal degree in Counseling and/or Counselor Education is required (CACREP institution preferred).

Preferred candidates will possess the credentials and experience to offer courses in clinical mental health counseling. Evidence of exemplary college teaching experience is strongly preferred. Familiarity with and willingness for developing and delivering courses utilizing online and other non-traditional pedagogies is required. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to collaborate closely with LR’s Graduate Admissions Office to grow enrollments and to develop strong partnerships with clinical placement sites in the field. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment and capacity for teaching excellence, student mentorship, scholarly and professional engagement, and campus citizenship.

To complete the online application process (required), candidates are directed to:
https://www.lr.edu/employment

While completing the application process, candidates will be prompted to submit a Letter of Application, a Curriculum Vitae (including the names and addresses of three references), and a Statement of Teaching Philosophy. The application letter should discuss specifically how one’s professional experiences and perspectives relate to the needs of the position and of Lenoir-Rhyne University. (The University’s mission, vision, values, and common learning goals may be reviewed at: http://www.lr.edu/visitors/mission-and-vision-statements.) 

Any questions regarding the position or the search process should be submitted electronically to Dr. Neal Gray, chair of the search committee, at neal.gray@lr.edu.