Assistant Professor - Counselor Education

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Dec 15, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

About SUNY Oneonta:

SUNY Oneonta is a public college in Central New York, enrolling about 6,500 students in bachelor's, master's and graduate certificate programs. Most of SUNY Oneonta's main campus lies within the City of Oneonta, which is located in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, the City of Oneonta is the largest municipality in a rural region dominated by agriculture and tourism.

Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially and live purposefully. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance and culture. The college's and ratings are 4.5 and 4.1, respectively.

Beyond campus, many residents enjoy the natural beauty of the Catskills. Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and running are among the most popular. Several ski areas nearby typically operate for seasons lasting over 100 days beginning in late November or early December. During the summer, boating, swimming and other water sports are popular on lakes throughout the region.

Job Description:

The Department of Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in Counselor Education beginning Fall 2021. Expectations include, but are not limited to, teaching, research, student advisement, college service, and continuing professional development.

The Department of Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education has nine full-time faculty members, offers graduate programs in school counseling and special education, and teaches courses in leaning, development and special education for elementary and secondary education majors. To learn more about the College or the Department, please visit or .

Duties include but not limited to: teaching in both the master's program and the Certificate of Advanced Study program in counselor education; maintaining activity in scholarship and student advisement; fulfill service responsibilities to the Department and the University; contributing to college-wide goals.


Required Qualifications: earned doctorate (ABD considered, doctorate required at time of first renewal notification) in counselor education or a closely related field; experience in teaching counseling courses; experience with online learning as an instructor and/or student; experience in counselor training and supervision; relevant experience in a school setting; evidence of scholarly potential/productivity.

Preferred: graduate of a CACREP-accredited program and/or certification as a professional school counselor; experience teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level; capability to teach courses in the specialty area of school counseling; evidence of commitment to excellence in teaching; evidence of active scholarly activities; experience working with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/or multicultural teaching experience.

Additional Information:

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SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: . Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: . Please upload a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts (official required at time of appointment), a statement of teaching philosophy, research agenda, and teaching evaluations if available. Contact information for three professional references is required.

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