Assistant Professor - MSCRC Program
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
School of Health Professions
Department of Clinical Counseling & Mental Health
Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling Program
24765BR - Assistant Professor - MSCRC Program
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is posting a call for applicants for assistant/associate professor positions in the Department of Clinical Counseling and Mental Health. TTUHSC is a public institution of higher learning that is part of the Texas Tech University System comprising multiple campuses serving hundreds of miles of West Texas. TTUHSC is nationally recognized for its innovative programs, academic achievement, and cutting-edge research needed to train the next generation of highly qualified health professionals and provide quality patient care. Our flagship campus is located in Lubbock, Texas, also known as the “Hub City” where faculty, staff, and students enjoy an average of 265 days of sunshine, low cost of living, and a variety of cultural and civic activities.
PROGRAM: The Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling Program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is a 60-credit, completely online, master’s level program, accredited by CACREP. This appointment is tenure/non-tenure track, twelve month, renewable, full time position.
QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Counselor Education or closely related field is desired. Candidates must either be a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) or be eligible for CRC certification within one year of hire. Candidate must be licensed as a professional counselor in the state of Texas, or eligible within one year of hire. A record of professional or scholarly productivity is desirable. Candidates who are A.B.D. will be considered.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: The Program is especially interested in candidates who have experience and/or a research and practice interest in psychosocial/psychiatric rehabilitation, adaptation to disability, or experience working in rural and underserved settings. The Program is also interested in candidates who are a licensed professional counselor supervisor in Texas or is eligible within one year of hire.
DUTIES: Primary duty will be to teach graduate level courses and providing clinical supervision in an online setting for programs within the Department of Clinical Counseling and Mental Health and Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling program. Other duties will include advising students, curriculum development, and engaging in scholarly development. Specific teaching assignments are dependent on department needs and individual expertise.
SALARY: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualification, as is rank and tenure. Applicants may be considered for rank of Associate pending qualifications upon time of application.
APPLICATION: All applicants must apply online at the TTUHSC Job Site located at https://jobs.ttuhsc.edu/assistant-professor-mscrc-program/job/17041059.
We ask applicants to also submit a cover letter, three (3) letters of recommendation, current resume/C.V, and a writing sample. TTUHSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran
START DATE: Teaching duties begin September 2021. The review process will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.