Assistant/Associate Professor of Human Services

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Mar 19, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Coastal Carolina University Spadoni College of Education and Social Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the newly forming department of Human Services to begin in the fall of 2021. We are seeking a highly qualified individual to spearhead the curriculum development at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the areas of human services and counseling. Primary teaching responsibilities will include the development and instruction of human services courses.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Human Services, or a Ph.D. in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Counselling, or related field by the time of their appointment. The candidate should also have evidence of excellent teaching and scholarly productivity, community/public engagement and a strong record of program/curriculum development. Candidates area of expertise is open but may include youth or school counseling, rehabilitation counseling, career counseling, mental health services, clinical mental health, human growth and development and/or CACREP accreditation standards.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application (outlining interest in the position with the specified qualifications and approach to teaching), current curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts of all graduate coursework (copies are acceptable at this time), a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and a list of at least three (3) professional references. All information and related material must be submitted electronically at Applicants that are invited for interviews must provide official transcripts of all graduate coursework prior to visiting campus. Review of applications and materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. 

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.