Established in 1887 as a school for the education of American
Indians, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke serves a
distinctly diverse student body and encourages inclusion and
appreciation of the values of all people. Located in the heart of
Pembroke, N.C., UNCP offers a personalized learning
environment where faculty and staff are dedicated to engaged
scholarship, high academic standards, creative activity and public
service. Spread over 281 acres, the campus offers a sense of
community and belonging-–a place where faculty and staff feel
supported, take pride in the university’s mission, and are devoted
to excellence in teaching, learning and research, and to developing
leaders who make a difference in their communities.
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, School of Education
seeks a qualified candidate for a tenure-track clinical mental
health counseling faculty position in the Department of Counseling
beginning August 2022.
The successful candidate will teach core and specialty
graduate-level counseling courses in the Department of Counseling.
Classes are generally held in the evenings and offered in face to
face, hybrid, and online formats. Additional responsibilities
include student advisement and mentoring, serving on program,
department, and university committees, service to the community,
and scholarly activity.
The Department offers two CACREP-accredited graduate degrees
in counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Professional
School Counseling. The Department includes an active, dynamic
faculty and serves a diverse student population.
Minimum Training and Experience Requirements: An
earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a
program that was CACREP-Accredited at time of graduation is
required; licensure as a clinical mental health counselor
(associated accepted) in North Carolina or licensure eligible at
time of employment required.
Management Preference: Prior teaching experience in
higher education, strong research interest in clinical mental
health counseling, and/or professional clinical mental health
counseling experience are preferred.
Licenses and Certifications: Licensure as a clinical
mental health counselor (associate considered) in North Carolina or
licensure eligible at time of employment and experience with
graduate teaching and supervision.
Special Instructions to Applicants: UNC Pembroke is an
Equal Opportunity Employer. The University prohibits discrimination
against qualified individuals based on their status as protected
veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibits
discrimination against all individuals based on their age, race,
color, genetic information, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression and national
origin. UNC Pembroke is a VEVRAA Federal
Contractor and seeks priority referrals of protected veterans for