The Department of Counselor Education invites applications for a full time, tenured/tenure eligible position at the rank of Associate Professor who will teach graduate level courses and serve as chair of the Counselor Education department beginning August 27, 2019. The position includes teaching CACREP core courses along with specialty courses in both on and off campus centers. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include advising, maintaining a scholarly research agenda and active participation in University and School activities and committees. Duties of the chair include administering and coordinating all programs, budgeting, scheduling and facilitating CACREP accreditation. The department is committed to sustainable programs, attentive advising, and strong departmental teamwork.
In alignment with Gonzaga University's mission, we expect applicants to demonstrate a strong commitment to issues of social justice, diversity, care for vulnerable individuals and marginalized populations as well as supporting the educating of students for lives of leadership and service for the common good. An ideal candidate will also be able to advocate for diversity, equity and social justice as it pertains to the field of counseling. Applicants should be comfortable working in a liberal arts setting that fosters faculty collaboration and student engagement both inside and outside of the classroom. Thus, we seek a colleague with potential interdisciplinary collaboration with other departments and programs within the School of Education. The department is committed to inclusive excellence and to increasing the diversity of the campus community.
Doctorate in Counselor Education or closely related degree (Candidate must have been employed in a CACREP program before July of 2013 if they do not have a Doctorate in Counselor Education)
Demonstrated understanding of the mission of a Catholic, Jesuit institution and a willingness to embed those qualities into teaching.
At least five years' experience of effective and reflective teaching of graduate students in Counselor Education.
Evidence of post graduate activity in ACA related professional organizations and publications.
Two years post graduate experience supervising graduate level students.
Licensed or license eligible in Washington State.
Established a strong and ongoing record of scholarly accomplishment and service.
Demonstrated ability and interest in leading peers on a long-term basis as part of shared leadership for a program and school.
Evidence of inclusive multicultural teaching, advising, supervising, and other professional practices
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.