Responsibilities: Northern State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Counselor Education with a start date of August 2018 with option for summer 2018 teaching. Responsibilities include teaching graduate courses in a learner-centered environment, practicum and internship supervision, academic advisement, scholarly activity, and service to the university and community. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
About Northern State University: Northern State University is a premier residential institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. NSU is developing a faculty reflecting cultural diversity and is strongly committed to the recruitment, hiring, and retention of underrepresented groups. For the past seven years, NSU has been named by US News and World Report as one of the best higher education institutions in the Midwest.
Northern State University is organized into the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, and the School of Fine Arts. The School of Education offers graduate programs in Counseling, Teaching and Learning, Leadership and Administration, Sport Performance and Leadership, and E-learning. Undergraduate programs include Elementary and Special Education, Secondary Education, K-12 Education, Psychology, Human Performance and Fitness, and Sport Marketing and Administration.
Northern State University offers both faculty and students access to a uniquely sophisticated E-learning environment, providing an extraordinary opportunity to advance innovative practices in education. Northern State University is fully accredited by CACREP, NCATE, and HLC.
Setting: Northern State University is located in Aberdeen, a vibrant community in northeastern South Dakota. A city of approximately 26,000 people, Aberdeen is a retail hub for the region and offers a healthy community, excellent schools, and abundant recreational and outdoor activities. The University enjoys a positive and strong relationship with the city and region.
Application: Review of applications will begin October 1, 2017. The position is open until filled with an anticipated August 2018 start date. For more information regarding this position, and to apply, visit: https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. Click on ‘Northern State University’ in the Quick Search section. The system will guide you through the electronic application form. AA/EOE
Qualifications: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP-accredited program (ABD considered) by the time of appointment.
Setting: Northern State University is a premier regional institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. Since 2007 NSU has been continuously named by US News and World Report as one of the best undergraduate institutions in the Midwest. It is organized into the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Busines...s, School of Education, and the School of Fine Arts. NSU is fully accredited by ACBSP, CAEP, NASM, NASAD, NCATE, NIBS and HLC and is actively seeking accreditation from CACREP. Graduate programs are offered at the master’s level in administration, counseling, and teaching and learning through the School of Education. The School of Business offers a Master’s degree in Banking and Financial Services accredited by ACBSP. Its Center of Excellence in International Business is accredited by the Network of International Business Schools. The School of Fine Arts enjoys a long tradition of excellence and has recently completed $1.75 million in art facility upgrades and a $14.5 million dollar renovation and addition to the Johnson Fine Arts Center. A new residence hall is slated to open fall of 2017 and two more residence hall are scheduled to open in fall 2018. Northern offers a broad-based athletics program, sponsoring 15 NCAA Division II intercollegiate varsity sports that compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). For more information about NSU and its programs visit: http://www.northern.edu. NSU is located in Aberdeen, South Dakota, a vibrant community in northeastern South Dakota. The city has a population of approximately 29,000 and is a retail hub for the region. The university enjoys a very positive and strong relationship with the city and region.
Benefits: NSU offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including paid medical and life insurance for the employee (excellent group rates for dependent coverage), as well as dental and vision coverage for the spouse and dependents; retirement plans; paid holidays; and generous vacation and sick day allowances.