Assistant Professor of Counseling

Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Nov 12, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant Professor of Counseling
Regis University

Thornton Campus

Position Type:Faculty

Scheduled Weekly Hours:40

Requested Start Date for this Position:01/01/2021 - 15 days to go

Campus Location:Thornton Campus

Full-time or Part-time:Full time

Job Summary:A Jesuit institution located in the thriving Denver, Colorado metro area, Regis University invites applicants for an Assistant Professor position in the Department of Counseling. Co-housed with a Department of Family Therapy and uniquely positioned in the Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, the Department of Counseling utilizes a state-of-the-art training clinic and provides opportunities for inter-professional education and the delivery of integrated healthcare.

Working at Regis University
As Regis employees, we each have a responsibility to perform our work in alignment with the mission of the University, especially with its Catholic and Jesuit values. All employees are expected to both contribute to and strengthen the university's culture of respect, inclusion and equity for all members of our community.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please submit a CV, cover letter and list of references with your application. Current employees, please submit an application and requested documents by logging into Workday. Click on the Career Worklet and access the internal site.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:
The Assistant Professor of Counseling will be responsible for teaching; student advising; service to the department, division, college, university and community; research; and clinical practice.


Qualified individuals must have an earned doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP-accredited program. May also qualify with a related doctoral degree, strong professional counselor identity, and employed as a full-time faculty member in a CACREP accredited counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013. Must have mental health licensure or eligible for State of Colorado licensure through the Department of Regulatory Agencies.

  • Commitment to Regis Jesuit mission of social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • Experience teaching and academic preparation for counselor education program (CACREP) foundations
  • Clinical experience providing counseling to marginalized and underserved populations
  • Use and implementation of CACREP standards, with an orientation toward curriculum development.
  • Training and experience as a clinical supervisor
  • Strong background in pedagogy/andragogy
  • Excellent collegiality and collaboration skills.
  • Engaging and motivational teaching approach.
  • Willing to invest in a collaborative, team-based approach to research within the Division and College.

Pay Rate:$65,000 - $70,000/year commensurate with qualifications

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Since 1877, Regis University has been using our Jesuit background to provide an education for men and women of all ages and faiths and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission: A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Inspired by St. Ignatius Loyola, the mission of Regis University is to educate men and women of all ages to make a positive impact in a rapidly-changing global society. We encourage our students to seek truth, live purposeful lives, and continually examine and attempt to answer the question: "How ought we to live?" Regis University's Northwest Campus is the main campus and administrative hub, located in Denver, Colorado. Regis University has three additional campuses in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Thornton, Colorado and the Denver Tech Center, as well as distance learning initiatives.