Assistant Professor/Counselor

  • Northern Michigan University
  • Marquette, MI
  • Apr 30, 2021
Full time Social Work

Job Description

Position Title: Assistant Professor/Counselor
Department: Counseling & Consultation Svs
Term of Assignment: One-Year Term
Term End Date, If Applicable:
FLSA Status: Exempt = not eligible for overtime
Work Schedule:
Salary: Competitive
Travel: No travel

Brief Statement of Duties
Responsibilities are those of a professional university counseling center clinician; individual, group, and crisis counseling/intervention, assessment, outreach programming, and consultation in a short-term intervention model. Presentations on mental health topics. This is a campus-based position.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education: Doctorate or equivalent terminal degree

Discipline / Degree Area: Clinical or counseling psychology, clinical social work, professional counselor.

Required Specialized Training/Certifications: Licensed as a mental health professional in the State of Michigan or must obtain in an expedited manner.

Required Minimum Work Experience: Clinical training and experience, with well-developed skills in providing professional counseling/psychotherapy within a short-term intervention model.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, or Attributes Required for Satisfactory Performance of the Position Duties:
  • Knowledge and understanding of college student developmental tasks and issues.
  • Ability to provide effective crisis evaluation, intervention, and safety planning.
  • Ability to give presentations, training, or teaching on mental health topics.
  • Ability to work with diverse clients.
  • Ability to relate to clients and the public in a friendly, supportive, patient and respectful manner.
Additional Desirable Qualifications
  • University counseling center training and experience.
  • Experiencing working with clients with more severe difficulties or specialty populations such as eating disorders.
  • Experience working with diverse populations.
  • Experience in working with depressed and at risk individuals.
  • Experience providing group therapy.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The applications materials will include the faculty application, cover letter, CV and unofficial transcripts.

Contact Information:
Christina Hartline, Chair,

Equal Employment Opportunity: NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected
veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its employees.

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