The College of Health Sciences and Human Services is seeking a Counseling faculty member at the rank of assistant professor for our Department of Counseling. This faculty member will be shared between our main campus in Stephenville and Waco campus. But may teach online and in other locations.
Responsibilities: 50% Teaching: Teach graduate counseling classes. Develop, implement and review effective teaching/learning processes, incorporating appropriate methodology, technology and other tools. Remain current in discipline and update course content when appropriate to reflect current levels of student knowledge in the discipline. Develop a system for ongoing evaluation of both teaching and learning, including expectations of student competency and student learning outcomes. Work in partnership with immediate supervisor through a formal system of evaluation of instruction to identify strengths and weaknesses and identify professional development activities to improve student learning.
30% Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity: Demonstrate a record of ongoing research, scholarship or creative activity appropriate to the professional counseling discipline.
20% Service: Maintain appropriate schedule of office hours for student access and inquiry. Return student phone calls and emails in a timely manner. Advise graduate counseling students. Participate in departmental meetings and activities, to include all CACREP activities to maintain accreditation. Participate in institutional service roles such as but not limited to: college committees; club sponsorship; advisory committees; student/faculty recruitment; and mentoring of new and part-time faculty.
Earned doctorate in Counseling or Counselor Education (ABD status may be considered as long as all degree requirements, including dissertation, defense of dissertation, and comprehensive examinations, have been successfully completed by time of appointment); Licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor; Three years of counseling experience; Demonstrated counselor supervisory skills; Must have an interest and ability in working with doctoral and graduate programs.
Eligible for the rank of assistant professor with demonstrated ability in the discipline and show clear promise of teaching excellence as evidenced in evaluation by peers, department head, and college dean; demonstrated continuing scholarly contribution beyond that required for completion of the terminal degree; and documented yearly progress of professional achievement in teaching, scholarship, and service. Teachers of record must possess minimum Southern Association of Colleges and Schools credential standards which normally include an earned doctorate or terminal degree.
Earned doctorate from a CACREP-accredited program; experience working in a CACREP-accredited program, School Counseling certification and experience; Evidence of successful teaching experience; Established or developing record of service; Demonstrated ability in working with doctoral or graduate students.
Internal Number: R-018951
About Tarleton State University
With its main campus in Stephenville, an hour southwest of Fort Worth, Tarleton State University offers the value of a Texas A&M University System degree with its own brand of personal attention, individual opportunities, history, tradition and community. Tarleton is a vibrant learning community with nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a doctorate in education, within five colleges—Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology. Tarleton’s research centers include the renowned Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research and the Southwest Regional Dairy Center. Recent additions to the Stephenville campus consist of a state of the art Nursing Building, and a new $25 million living and learning residence hall for 500 students. Tarleton has extended the reach of state-supported, affordable education by expanding online undergraduate and graduate programs with classes in Waco, Midlothian and the Southwest Metroplex Center in Fort Worth. Tarleton offers a traditional, residential college experience with a lively campus atmosphere, intercollegiate athletics, dozens of student or...ganizations and cultural attractions. Students benefit from the personal attention, warmth and faculty interaction found at smaller, liberal arts institutions.* Please note job openings are updated on a weekly basis *