Overview

MidAmerica Nazarene University invites qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Professor of Counselor Education. The position is a full-time 11-month position. A proven track record in teaching, scholarly activity, discipline-based community service and management of curriculum and academic programs is required.

Successful candidates for this position should be able to demonstrate a commitment to higher education delivered with a Christ-centered worldview, a strong commitment to a servant leadership model, and be able to successfully perform the responsibilities found on the posting at www.mnu.edu/jobs.

Desired Qualifications: Each candidate should meet the following qualifications.

  • Ph.D., or equivalent in counselor education (CACREP accredited program preferred)
  • A record of successful experience in higher education and/or other educational environments preferred
  • Eligible for licensure as a counselor in Kansas
  • A track record as a collaborative, servant-driven leader with outstanding written, oral and interpersonal skills

Application: To apply for this position send the following documentation to Nancy Merimee, Director of HR at hr@mnu.edu. 

Questions may be addressed to this e-mail or by telephone to 913-971-3427.

  • Letter of application
  • Complete curriculum vita
  • Copies of University transcripts from all universities from which degrees were received (scan and attach).
  • Statement of faith, including personal faith history and vision for integrating faith and learning in counselor education (2 pages maximum)

Statement of Faith; MidAmerica Nazarene University is an intentionally Christian Community and desires that all employees in positions of leadership reflect a foundational Christian position in word, attitude and action. While there is no predetermined length or format for the Personal Statement of Faith, the norm is a one or two page narrative document describing the applicant’s central Christian beliefs, significant formative influences in the applicant’s Christian experience (e.g., religious experiences of conversion or the affirmation of one’s faith, one’s family and/or home life, spiritual aspirations), and ways in which the applicant’s faith is being demonstrated in daily patterns and practices.

MidAmerica Nazarene University policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, sex, religion,* age, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, marital status, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected class in the recruitment and admission of students, in the hiring process, during employment, and in the operation of all university programs, activities, and services.

*Christian faith and employment at MidAmerica Nazarene University: MidAmerica Nazarene University is an expression of the Church of the Nazarene. It reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (Title VII, Section 702-703, U.S. Civil Rights Act of 1964). Preferred candidates demonstrate a strong commitment to the Christian faith, active participation in a local church, and a philosophy of Christian higher education consistent with the Wesleyan tradition.

Read the university’s full Non-Discrimination/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement at www.mnu.edu/jobs.