Overview

The University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) College of Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences invites applications for a twelve-month tenure-track position in the Counseling Program at the Assistant/Associate Professor level beginning August 2018. The successful candidate will be responsible for directing and administering the Counseling Academic and Clinical Training Programs. In concert with teaching and supervising in the CACREP accredited programs, other responsibilities include: oversight of the curriculum and program development and evaluation; faculty searches; mentoring and evaluating faculty; managing student and faculty records; recruiting students; representing the Counseling Program at internal and external meetings; and enhancing and expanding the current program offerings including strategic planning for growth of the program. The successful candidate will also be required to maintain an active program of research, which includes the pursuit of external funding for research and/or service. In addition, the candidate will be expected to be actively engaged in departmental, college, university, and professional service. The candidate must also be able to oversee and collaborate effectively with colleagues on training and accreditation activities.

QUALIFICATIONS Preferred Qualifications for Assistant/Associate Professor/Director of Counseling Programs

An earned Doctor of Philosophy degree in Counselor Education & Supervision from a CACREP accredited program. The ideal candidate’s qualifications will include:

  • Demonstrated record of scholarly productivity in their field appropriate for rank
  • Teaching experience, to include designing and implementing online courses in a university setting as evidenced by course evaluations
  • Administrative experience
  • ACA Membership
  • LPC-Supervisor status, or equivalent
  • Eligible for licensure as a Professional Counselor and LPC-S in the state of Louisiana
  • Evidence of strong research agenda
  • Experience in pursuing external funding for research or service
  • Experience with preparation of accreditation annual reports, self-studies, and site visits for CACREP

CLOSING DATE The College of Health and Pharmaceutical Sciences seeks a highly qualified, diverse applicant pool. ULM is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. A review of applications will begin immediately.

APPLICATIONS Candidates should submit the following documents: (1) a cover letter describing how their educational background and professional experience meet the qualifications for the position, (2) a statement regarding their philosophy of teaching and research orientation, (3) samples of recent publications and scholarship, (4) a current curriculum vitae, (5) an unofficial or official transcript, and (6) contact information for at least three professional references. References should have current knowledge of candidates’ professional work. An official or certified copy of transcripts, proof of degree, license(s), and/or supervision status will be required prior to any interview as a finalist for this position. All materials should be uploaded at the following link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/ulm