Visiting Assistant Professor, School Counseling

Ohio, United States
Salary Not specified
May 11, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Visiting Assistant Professor, School Counseling

Posting Number: F77P

The Department of Counseling at John Carroll University seeks to fill a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position in Counselor Education. The contract is renewable annually. Full consideration will be given to applications that are complete by May 31, 2021, although applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The hire start date is August 2021. In addition to teaching courses in School Counseling, the ideal candidate will be able to teach courses throughout the Department's curriculum. The University is dedicated to teaching excellence that contributes to a rich intellectual environment. Visiting Assistant Professors teach a 4-4 course load. Summer teaching is also available and includes additional compensation. Visiting Assistant Professors also engage in service work, primarily in the department, with activities such as academic advising.ABOUT JOHN CARROLL UNIVERSITY John Carroll University is a private, coeducational, Catholic and Jesuit university of 3,500 students providing programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and business at the undergraduate level and in selected areas at the master's level. Founded in 1886, JCU has earned the #2 spot in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings, among Best Regional Universities in the Midwest. The University seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty, skilled in fulfilling University Learning Goals of Intellect, Character, Leadership, and Service. John Carroll is in a residential neighborhood twenty minutes from downtown Cleveland, the center of an outstanding arts and cultural community. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT OF COUNSELING The CACREP-accredited counseling program is the largest graduate program at John Carroll with current enrollment of over 190 students. The Department has a long history at the University; 2021 marked the 55th anniversary of a counseling program at John Carroll. The Department is committed to a culturally diverse faculty and student body. Specifically, the Department prepares students to be multiculturally- and globally-competent citizens and counselors who deeply understand issues of race, inclusion, privilege, and oppression. In addition to supporting the sharing and teaching of different points of view and exposing students to underserved communities in Northeast Ohio, the Department offers a faculty-led study abroad opportunity in Vietnam. In 2017, the Department of Counseling was awarded a $1.3 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to support and expand the training of students in underserved communities. The School Counseling program at John Carroll University is a 48-credit hour Master of Education (M.Ed.) program that allows students to become license eligible as school counselors in the State of Ohio. Students in the program complete in-depth field experience under the supervision of a licensed school counselor and receive training/education in how to address all areas of K-12 students' lives (academic, career, and social-emotional). Courses in the department are offered in a mix of in-person, online, and hybrid format. For additional information on the University and the Department, please visit:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Required Qualifications:
• Master’s degree from a CACREP-accredited counseling program
• Valid license, or license eligible, as a School Counselor in Ohio

Preferred Qualifications:
• Doctoral degree from a CACREP-accredited counseling program
• Experience teaching graduate-level courses in Counselor Education
• Experience with online teaching
• Dual license to include valid license, or license eligible, as a Professional Clinical Counselor in Ohio
• Supervisory designation in Ohio (LPCC-S)
• Clinical experience working in the field of counseling
• Record of scholarly publications
• Experience with CACREP accreditation standards
• Experience with program assessment and program data collection and analysis
• Experience supervising counseling practicum and internship students
• Active participation in state/national counseling organizations and related community organizations

Normal Working Hours and Conditions:

Physical Requirements :

About John Carroll University:

EEO Statement:
John Carroll University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to diversity in the workplace and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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