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Assistant Professor, Department of Counseling

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Assistant Professor

Department of Counseling

School of Education


St. Edward's University invites applications for appointment as a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Counseling to begin in June of 2018. The position of the faculty will be filled at the Assistant Professor level with salary depending on qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will teach a variety of courses in the Master of Arts in Counseling degree program. St. Edward's University embraces excellence through diversity, and encourages application from members of underrepresented groups.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* St.Edward's University is regarded as a teaching institution and regards teaching as central to the mission. The teaching load is a 4-4 (total of 8 courses per academic year) with opportunity for summer teaching. Courses are delivered in an online or hybrid modality.

* Advise graduate students.

* Develop new courses and curriculum as requested.

* Meet School and University service requirements through participation on committees.

* Maintain an active program of quality research in the teaching field.

* Maintain commitment to social responsibility in the classroom in line with the University's mission.

* Fulfill other required faculty responsibilities as outlined in the St. Edward's University Faculty Manual.


* Earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Counseling, Counselor Education or Marriage and Family required.

* University teaching experience in counseling with excellent references required.

* Formal training and experience in counselor supervision required.

* Candidate must be licensed as a marriage and family therapist (LMFT) or licensed professional counselor (LPC).

* Candidate will possess the ability to teach marriage and family and/or clinical mental health coursework as well as general core courses within the Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) program, including a broad range of theoretical approaches.

* Knowledge of and experience with 2016 CACREP standards is required.

* Candidates with a strong commitment to enhancing diversity in academia, fostering the university's global initiative, and supporting strategic priorities must be reflected in application materials.

* Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check is required.


* Ability to lead the LMFT track of the MAC program or ability to contribute to the clinical mental health program.

* Hold licensure as Texas LMFT or be eligible for LMFT in Texas.

* Interest and skills in the area of teaching courses using asynchronous means (e.g., blended/hybrid courses and on-line courses).

* Earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP Accredited program or have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a counselor-educator program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 2013.

About St. Edward's University:

Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is the premier private institution of higher learning in Austin. Enrolling approximately 4,600 students, the university offers approximately 50 academic programs for undergraduates and seven master's degree programs. The St. Edward's community is diverse and cosmopolitan. Students from more than 50 countries are currently enrolled at the university and St. Edward's partners with 21 universities located in 16 countries around the world. The university is committed to preparing students for success in a 21st century world increasingly shaped by globalization, ubiquitous technology and relentless change. Over the last two decades, the university has doubled its enrollment and invested more than $250 million in new campus facilities. US News & World Report has ranked St. Edward's among the top regional universities in the West for 13 consecutive years. Consistent with its Holy Cross heritage, the university maintains a strong focus on issues of social justice.

How to Apply:

* Interested applicants should submit an online application at

Please attach a resume and cover letter to the application, together with a list of references. In your cover letter, please discuss how your record of teaching, service and research demonstrates your commitment to diversity and inclusion as emphasized in the mission of St. Edward's University.

* Review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline for completed applications will remain open until the position is filled. For initial consideration, applications should be received by December 15, with review of applications beginning on November 20, 2017.

* St. Edward's University is an equal opportunity employer and hires only U.S. citizens and documented workers.

A brief summary of Faculty Benefits can be found here.

St. Edward's University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and hires only U.S. citizens and individuals authorized to work in the United States. St. Edward's University encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Reference #J17149

Posted: 11/8/2017

Available: June 2018

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