Overview

Job Description or Duties: The Department of Counseling and School Psychology is seeking a non-tenure track Lecturer or Assistant Professor for August 2018. Nine-month non-tenure track faculty position at the level of lecturer or assistant professor to teach in student affairs, school counseling, and clinical mental health counseling (CACREP-accredited) master’s degree programs. Candidates with experience and leadership in student affairs or college student personnel are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will teach graduate coursework primarily online, recruit and advise students in the Student Affairs program, and fulfill service responsibilities to the department, college, university and professional community.

Required Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Student Affairs or related field or from a CACREP-accredited counseling program. Commitment to diversity and social justice. Five years of experience in student affairs or counseling with progressive responsibility. College teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Earned doctorate or ABD in Student Affairs/Higher Education or related field or from a CACREP-accredited counseling program. Teaching experience with distance education and on-line course delivery methods. Experience working with diverse student populations.

HOW TO APPLY: Application review begins February 1, 2018. For more information and to apply visit http://unkemployment.unk.edu/. For more information about the position contact: Grace Mims, mimsga@unk.edu, (308) 865-8358. For more information about the online application process contact: 308-865-8522 or employment@unk.edu.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: With contingent offer of employment, the University of Nebraska will conduct an investigation of employment records, educational records, criminal records, and other records to verify the information provided in your application and/or any additional information you have provided is accurate. Salaries at the University of Nebraska at Kearney are competitive. The University provides a flexible benefits program at minimal cost to the employee. NuFlex benefit choices include a Medical Plan and Prescription Drug Program, Vision Care, Dental Plan, LTD, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Dependent Life Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, and Reimbursement Accounts for Health and Dependent Care. The Employee and Dependent Scholarship program is also available to eligible employees. Basic Retirement Plan options include TIAA/CREF and Fidelity.

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