School Counseling Faculty

Kansas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 09, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Emporia State University’s Department of Counselor Education is soliciting applications for a 9-month faculty member in School Counseling, a CACREP-accredited program. The position will begin August 12, 2021.

 The successful candidate will teach courses at the ESU main campus and at the satellite campus in Overland Park, KS. Faculty duties will include teaching using online instruction, as well as traditional face-to-face and hybrid classroom instruction for the development of effective school practitioners; scholarly activity; and service on program, department, college, and university committees, and to the profession. Preference will be given to candidates with leadership experience who are willing to coordinate a program of approximately 90 graduate students. Coordination duties include providing vision for the program, advocating for program needs, and facilitating program-level task completion.

Basic responsibilities include:

  • Routine collection and annual reporting of KSDE, CAEP, and CACREP data
  • Organizing the annual statewide KSDE counseling conference
  • Teaching on the main campus in Emporia and at the ESU satellite campus in Overland Park, KS, as well as online
  • Provision of clinical supervision to interns
  • Student program advising, particularly regarding KSDE counseling endorsements
  • Publishing and presenting academic works (tenure track only)
  • Service to the program, department, college, university, and profession

Required qualifications include:

  • Master’s degree in School Counseling or a counseling profession, with commensurate experience in teaching and leadership
  • Familiarity with or motivation to learn KSDE and CACREP standards, lead faculty to incorporate standards into program coursework, conduct regular coordination of data collection, and timely compilation of reports
  • Ability to collaborate closely with diverse faculty and faculty representatives of other counseling and helping professions
  • Eligibility to meet requirements for state and/or professional counselor licensure in Kansas

Preferred qualifications include:

  • D. or Ed.D. from a CACREP-accredited program in Counselor Education & Supervision or a closely related field
  • Professional experience as a licensed school counselor
  • Record of university teaching, scholarship or a research agenda, and campus service or service to the profession
  • Professional experience with leadership and coordinating data and people
  • Proficiency in online teaching or willingness to participate in training for online course delivery

Summer teaching assignments may be available. Salary is dependent on qualifications.

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until filled. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and complete contact information for three references to Carleen Dvorak, Department of Counselor Education, Emporia State University, 1 Kellogg Circle, Campus Box 4036, Emporia KS 66801-5087, or via email to Phone: 620-341-5220, Fax: 620-341-6200. A background check is required.

Emporia State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law.