The College of Education, Health and Human Services at Kent State University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank in its CACREP-accredited Counselor Education and Supervision doctoral program and master’s degree programs in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, and Rehabilitation Counseling.
Additional Basic Function – if applicable:
The mission of our program at Kent State University is to prepare research-informed, ethically sound, and multiculturally responsive counselors and counselor educators in a diverse and ever-changing society. The program has an increasing number of diverse students and the faculty is looking forward to hiring a faculty member who can contribute to our growing student needs, teaching expertise, and research excellence. More information on these programs and our faculty is available at http://www.kent.edu/ehhs/ldes/ces
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
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Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:
The successful candidate will possess an earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP-accredited program by August 2020, identify with the American Counseling Association, and have an interest in providing leadership to the counseling profession. A commitment to the development of a scholarly agenda, pursuit of external funding to support a scholarly agenda, higher education teaching, and service to the program are expected. The pursuit of counselor licensure in Ohio is also encouraged. Although there will be some flexibility in teaching assignments -- depending on the successful candidate’s unique combination of skills and interests -- competence to teach in the doctoral program and master’s degree programs is expected.
Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
Light work-Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.
Special Instructions Summary:
This position will begin Fall semester of 2020.
The Search Committee will begin to review applications on September 15, 2019 and continue the review until the position is filled.
For a complete description of this position and to apply online, visit our jobsite at https://jobs.kent.edu (position # 998384) and complete the academic data form. The following materials should be uploaded to https://jobs.kent.edu/: a cover letter expressing interest in the position (including a statement of permission to contact references), a current curriculum vita, and copies of academic transcripts.
Applicants also are required to have three (3) letters of reference; references should send their letters directly to the search chair, Dr. Lynne Guillot Miller.
Please contact Dr. Guillot Miller with questions and have your references send their letters to her at the following address:
Counselor Education and Supervision, 310 White Hall
College of Education, Health, and Human Services
P.O. Box 5190
150 Terrace Drive
Kent OH 44242-0001
Must pass a security check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco is not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free<http://www.kent.edu/smoke-free>.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Internal Number: 998384
About Kent State University
Kent State University's eight-campus system, among the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and the regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio.The Kent Campus provides the resources and facilities of a large, diverse Ohio university, while the Regional Campuses – Kent State University at Ashtabula, Kent State University at East Liverpool, Kent State University at Geauga, Kent State University at Salem, Kent State University at Stark, Kent State University at Trumbull and Kent State University at Tuscarawas - offer the friendly, casual atmosphere of small liberal arts colleges. Today, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development locally and internationally as one of the premiere Ohio universities. Kent State is ranked among the nation's 77 public research universities demonstrating high-research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Liquid Crystal Institute, for example, conducts research that translates into technologies used globally in laptops, calculators and flat screen televisions.