Assistant or Associate Professor, Counselor Education, Counseling & School Psychology

  • University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Kearney, NE
  • Jun 01, 2021
Full time Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education)

Job Description

Job Description or Duties:
The Department of Counseling, School Psychology & Family Science is seeking a Tenure Track Associate/Assistant Professor for August 2021. Nine-month tenure-track faculty position at the level of assistant or associate professor to teach in a school counseling, student affairs, and CACREP-accredited clinical mental health counseling master's degree program. Candidates with experience and credentials in school counseling are encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will teach graduate coursework, maintain an active research agenda and the production of refereed publications, and fulfill service responsibilities to the department, college, university, and professional community.

Required Qualifications:
  1. Earned doctorate or ABD from a CACREP-accredited program in counselor education and supervision.
  2. Relevant and successful graduate teaching/supervision experience.
  3. Commitment to diversity and social justice.
Preferred Qualifications:
  1. Experience in school counseling.
  2. Eligible for Nebraska endorsement as a Certified School Counselor and/or Licensed Mental Health Practitioner.
  3. Experience with distance education and on-line course delivery methods.
  4. Experience working with diverse student populations.
  5. Evidence of potential for scholarly accomplishment.
  6. Experience or certification in alcohol and drug counseling
To ensure full consideration, please submit all application materials before review date June 11, 2021. For more information and to apply visit UNK Employment Opportunities. For more information about the position contact: Matt Mims at For more information about the online application process contact: 308-865-8516 or

With contingent offer of employment, the University of Nebraska will conduct an investigation of employment records, educational records, criminal records, and other records to verify the information provided in your application and/or any additional information you have provided is accurate. Salaries at the University of Nebraska at Kearney are competitive. The University provides a flexible benefits program at minimal cost to the employee. Benefit choices include a Medical Plan and Prescription Drug Program, Vision Care, Dental Plan, LTD, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Dependent Life Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, and Reimbursement Accounts for Health and Dependent Care. The Employee and Dependent Scholarship program is also available to eligible employees. Basic Retirement Plan options include TIAA and Fidelity.

The University of Nebraska at Kearney, serving over 6,000 students, is one of four University of Nebraska campuses. Established in 1905, the University has a tradition of emphasis in scholarly teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in a variety of disciplines. Kearney, a progressive city of over 33,000, is the educational, medical, cultural, commercial, and agricultural center of a large mid-state area. . For a copy of the University of Nebraska at Kearney's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Police and Parking Services or visit the website:

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