Assistant Professor of
Practice in Counseling
Position Description: The Department of
Counseling, Administration, Supervision, and Adult Learning (CASAL)
at Cleveland State University is seeking applicants of the highest
caliber for the position of Professor of Practice in the Counselor
Education Program beginning on August 22, 2022. CSU is striving to
be a nationally recognized and student-focused public research
institution that provides accessible, affordable, and Engaged
Learning opportunities for all. Especially welcomed are those
applicants who hold intersectional identities. The successful
candidate will be working in a premier CACREP accredited Counselor
Education Program in Northeast Ohio that enrolls a diverse student
body and boasts nationally recognized faculty. The newly hired
Professor of Practice will teach master’s level courses in clinical
mental health and school counseling areas of specialization. She,
he, or they will be expected to focus primarily on teaching with
some departmental service such as academic advising. The successful
candidate will demonstrate a commitment to excellence, ethical
practice, fostering harmony, enhancing diversity, and creating an
inclusive culture within the department.
Minimum Qualifications: Doctorate in Counselor
Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program.
Experience with graduate level teaching in a Counselor Education
program. Evidence of experience contributing to the diversity,
cultural sensitivity, and excellence of the academic community
(e.g., teaching, research, service, and/or clinical work). Evidence
of publication of peer-reviewed scholarship.
Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of teaching
effectiveness (e.g. course evaluations, documentation from the
department chair). Experience with advising graduate level
students. Currently licensed as a school counselor and/or clinical
counselor in the state of Ohio OR documented evidence of license
eligibility (e.g. correspondence with the ODE or OCSWMFT Board).
Leadership activity with professional counseling organizations
(e.g. serving as an officer or being invited to serve on an
Advisory Committee). At least 5 years of professional experience
working with children and/or adolescents (ex. k-12 setting,
clinical mental health setting, private practice).
Applicants are required to submit the following documents: (a)
cover letter including an explanation of your experience serving
diverse students and how you will make a positive contribution to
CSU’s diverse community, (b) curriculum vitae, © statement of
teaching philosophy, (d) list of all courses taught, (e)
transcripts, (f) evidence of teaching experience in a Counselor
Education program, (g) Evidence showing that you are licensed as a
school counselor and/or clinical counselor in the state of Ohio OR
documented evidence of license eligibility (e.g. correspondence
with the ODE or OCSWMFT Board), (h) three reference letters
with contact information, and (i) Cleveland State University is an
urban campus serving a racially, culturally, and economically
diverse student body. Diversity is extremely important to CSU.
Explain your experience serving diverse students and how you will
make a positive contribution to CSU’s inclusive community.
Review of applications will begin January 17, 2022 and the
position will remain open until filled. Questions about the
position can be directed to Dr. Stephanie Drcar at email@example.com
It is the policy of Cleveland State University to provide equal
opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity and/or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran
or disabled status, or genetic information.
Offer of employment is contingent on satisfactory completion of
the University’s verification of credentials and other information
required by law and/or University policies or practices, including
but not limited to a criminal background check.
Applications will be exclusively accepted online at https://hrjobs.csuohio.edu/postings/15520.
Mailed or emailed application materials will not be accepted.