Posting Summary: The Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for a tenure-track or tenured faculty member in the area of School Counseling in the Department of Human Services. Duties and responsibilities include teaching, an active, productive program of research, and scholarly productivity as evidenced by publications in peer-refereed journals and the pursuit of extramural funding for research. In addition, the faculty member is engaged in student advisement and leadership and service to the program, department, school, university, and profession.
A Ph.D. in Counselor Education is required, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, by the start date of the position. Two years of experience teaching courses related to comprehensive school counseling programs in higher education in a Counselor Education program is required as is experience supervising counseling students during their practical experiences. Experience developing collaborative relationships with area school counseling leaders to create American School Counselor Association (ASCA), National model school counseling programs is also required. Some experience with evaluating school counseling programs at the district level is preferred. A demonstrated ability to deliver culturally competent content in a professional and engaging manner and to deliver outstanding clinical supervision are essential. Evidence of an explicit commitment to diversity and of advancing understanding and outcomes for underrepresented groups is also essential. Finally, a commitment to professional service and leadership and to social justice and advocacy are also required. License or certification in counseling field is preferred.
For a tenure track appointment, some scholarship activity and a potential to obtain extramural funding are required. For appointment as Associate or Full Professor without term the applicant must have an established national reputation, a documented line of research and a track record of existing and sustained extramural funding.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0619631. Complete a Candidate Profile online; attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, one writing sample, and contact information for three references. Applicant screening begins October 28, 2016 and the position will remain open to applicants until filled.
For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Antoinette Thomas, Associate Professor at email@example.com. For questions about the application process, please contact Nicole Robinson, HR Generalist firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Curry School of Education and the University of Virginia are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. We seek to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.