The University of Texas at Tyler’s Department of Psychology and Counseling invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate professor position in School Counseling commencing August 2014.
(1) teaching online graduate courses in school counseling and related areas of counseling
(2) developing a program of scholarship and refereed publications,
(3) service to the university and profession,
(4) advising, mentoring, and providing supervision to graduate students,
(5) developing cooperative relationships with local schools and school counselors, and
(6) seeking external funding.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must demonstrate a professional identity as a counselor educator, experience as a school counselor, and a commitment to the profession of school counseling. For consideration at the Associate Professor rank, a candidate must either already be at that rank, or meet UT Tyler criteria for tenure and Associate Professor rank.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Preferred qualities include a CACREP-accredited doctorate, a record of scholarship and publication, online graduate teaching experience, and experience teaching in elementary, middle or high school. Candidates with experience serving diverse populations, minority candidates, and those with experience supervising counselors in public school systems are especially encouraged to apply.
Salary: The salary range is competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.
REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: Candidates should electronically submit:
- a letter describing their teaching and research interests,
- a curriculum vita,
- three letters of reference and
- copies of recent publications to:
CLOSING DATE: Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER: UT Tyler is a component of The University of Texas System and is located in the beautiful wooded East Texas lake country on the I-20 corridor, about 100 miles east of Dallas and 200 miles north of Houston. The University is a public Level 5 doctoral institution that enrolls over 7,000 students, including nearly 1200 (20%) ethnic minority students. The department has a vibrant undergraduate program as well as graduate master’s degree programs in School Counseling , Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and Clinical Psychology. The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position. For more information about the Psychology and Counseling Department visit our website at http://www.uttyler.edu/psychology/ . The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants selected to fill the position must be able to present documentation of the right to work in the United States. This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.