Location: Lakewood, NJ Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Jun 11 2019 Job Description:
The School of Education is seeking a highly motivated, energetic and skilled leader who can direct, manage, and support the School Counseling Master of Education (M.Ed.) program. The individual must have experience in leadership, the professional preparation of high-quality school counselors, and personal scholarship in the field of school counseling. In addition, the candidate should have a proven record of successful teaching at the graduate level. Scholarly activities and research that support the candidate's knowledge base in order to be a more informed professor and student advisor is desirable. Opportunity exists to lead faculty or student groups in research projects.
This is a full-time, tenure track position in the School of Education beginning July 1, 2019.
Teach 12 credits per fall and spring semesters of graduate level courses.
Direct, manage, and support the 48-credit Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree program.
Recruit, support, and supervise adjunct instructors.
Teach at the Lakewood campus and at multiple off-site locations.
Teach in multiple modalities (face-to-face, hybrid, and/or online).
Assess teaching effectiveness and the outcomes of courses taught regularly and make improvements as needed.
Actively lead, participate and collaborate with faculty colleagues in departmental functions including program/curricular development, assessment, and accreditation.
Actively support students through advisement, mentoring, and student-related activities.
Actively contribute to the University, School of Education, and program functions and services including recruitment events (Open Houses, Graduate Information Sessions), committees, and school district partners.
Pursue scholarly research activities.
Integrate the core values of respect, compassion, integrity, justice and service in all aspects of interaction.
Perform other related duties, as assigned by the Dean.
Working towards doctorate in the field of School Counseling.
National Certified School Counselors (NCSC) preferred.
A minimum 5 years of successful practice as a school counselor.
Demonstrated knowledge of school counseling including;
Foundations of School Counseling;
Theory and Procedures of Counseling;
Multicultural Issues in Counseling;
Counseling and Interviewing Techniques; and
Supervision of interns during clinical practice.
Experience with national accreditation and program assessment.
Demonstrated successful teaching experience at the college/university level.
Proficiency in hybrid and online delivery formats preferred; willingness to learn required.
Ability to effectively use instructional technology (internet, instructional software, Learning Management System).
Ability to teach in non-traditional formats and settings (off-campus, weekends, accelerated, on-line).
Internal Number: 111632
About Georgian Court University
Georgian Court University: History, Culture and Academic Excellence
Georgian Court University offers more than 30 undergraduate degrees, 10 graduate Founded and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of New Jersey, Georgian Court University is located in residential Lakewood, New Jersey, on a magnificent 156-acre estate formerly belonging to financier George Jay Gould. The campus is conveniently situated 60 miles from New York and Philadelphia and only 10 miles from the beautiful Jersey Shore. Bordering Lake Carasaljo, the site is a National Historic Landmark with magnificent statuary, beautiful architecture and lush gardens, making it a truly breathtaking and inspiring place to learn, study, and live. After a long history as a women's college with coeducational graduate programs and undergraduate evening programs, Georgian Court has become fully coeducational as of Fall 2013. All degree and certificate programs during the day and evening are now open to both women and men.
Open to students of all faiths, Georgian Court University provides comprehensive liberal arts education in the Roman Catholic tradition with a special concern for women. The university offers a curriculum th...at is broad enough to be truly liberal, yet specialized enough to provide in-depth preparation for careers or further study.
The unique Georgian Court University atmosphere is one of a small college ambiance in a technologically advanced, highly esteemed university setting. Centered around the core values of the Sisters of Mercy, the university offers an extremely safe and nurturing campus environment with individualized attention and guidance.
The Georgian Court faculty is committed to teaching and individual mentoring, with an outstanding 92% holding doctorates or terminal degrees in their field. They are dedicated and caring educators and experts in their respective industries, while demonstrating public service and a personal affinity to our core values—respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.
degrees, and a variety of certificates in a wide range of areas through our three schools: The School of Arts & Sciences, The School of Business, and The School of Education.
Benefits of a Georgian Court University education include: small classes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 15:1; personalized education—faculty members readily available for mentoring ; all classes taught by faculty members, not graduate assistants, and inclusive core values of respect, integrity, justice, compassion, and service.