Lecturer, Counseling Program (Term)

Ohio, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 11, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Lecturer, Counseling Program (Term)

Summary of Position
The YSU Department of Psychological Sciences & Counseling is seeking a candidate for a full-time Lecturer position in the Counseling Program. This program offers four CACREP accredited program tracks: addiction counseling, clinical mental health counseling, school counseling, and college counseling/student affairs. This position is a 9-month, renewable, non-tenure track appointment with the expectation of teaching 15 hours per semester (5 graduate level counseling courses) during each Fall and Spring semester in our Counseling Program.

Plans, organizes, teaches, and provides feedback to promote and direct student success. Responds to students in a timely manner. Communicates with students, departments and university officials via university provided tools and resources.

Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.

The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.

Minimum Qualifications:
An earned doctoral degree by the time of appointment in Counselor Education from a CACREP Accredited program. Eligibility for Licensure as an LPC in Ohio. Documented professional counselor identity by education, experience, and professional affiliations.

Preferred Qualifications:
Eligibility for licensure as an LPCC in Ohio. Evidence of contributions to scholarship and professional service in counseling. Experience and/or licensure in more than one Counseling Program track specialty area. Experience teaching graduate level courses.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please apply online at https://jobs.ysu.edu/postings/6587

Applicants must submit (1) cover letter, (2) a current vita with employment history and dates, (3) a copy of transcript showing highest degree and (4) teaching philosophy.

Transcript 1 – please upload all transcripts as one PDF file.

At the time of hire, all candidates must provide official transcripts. Official transcripts must be provided in an unopened, sealed envelope that bears the embossed or raised college seal, date and Registrar’s signature.

Jake J. Protivnak, Ph.D. – Search Chair
Professor / Counseling Program Director
Youngstown State University
One University Plaza
Youngstown, OH 44555-0001
Phone: (330) 941-1936
E-mail: jjprotivnak@ysu.edu

Youngstown State University is an EOE.