Overview

Wayne State College is seeking applications for a full time, tenure track faculty position for the program of Counseling starting in August 2018. An earned Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program (ABD with an anticipated graduation August 2018 graduation date considered) is required along with a licensed or licensure eligible in the state of Nebraska as a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner. Experience teaching college courses, professional service, and evidence of scholarly work and research is preferred. In addition to teaching and scholarship, this position will also have duties associated with departmental service, student advising and committee work.

Candidates should be dedicated to excellence in teaching, with a strong commitment to high professional standards, scholarship and service, both in and outside the classroom. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in counseling; advise students; supervise practicum or internship students in clinical mental health agencies; participate in state, college, department, and program committees; engage in scholarly activities and service to campus and/or community.

The Counseling department offers an undergraduate degree in Human Services and graduate degrees in Clinical Mental Health, Student Affairs, and School Counseling. The Clinical Mental Health Track is CACREP accredited and the education unit is NCATE accredited. The graduate and undergraduate programs are highly respected and feature strong enrollments. Curriculum is offered at 3 locations, primarily in person, and at various times during the day or evening, with minimal weekend requirements.

Wayne State College is one of the most dynamic, regional public colleges in the Midwest, located in Northeast Nebraska, close to Sioux City, Iowa, and within a two-hour drive to Sioux Falls, Omaha and Lincoln. With a student population of 3,500, the college is a focal point and catalyst in Northeast Nebraska, not only for education but also for community and economic development, the arts, and cultural activity. Strong leadership, steady enrollment, a focus on student development and teaching, and several recently completed building projects attest to the College’s vitality. Wayne State College offers more than 90 undergraduate majors and minors and three graduate degrees, preparing students for careers in health professions, business, education, the arts, industrial technology, and sport management. Wayne State College is a collective-bargaining institution.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Attractive and comprehensive benefit package.

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

Wayne State College is an EOE and member institution of the Nebraska State College System.